Many more than “a few” years remain in reserves
"Right now we have sufficient reserves to take care of Tennessee's lottery scholarship students for a few years more."
That disparity is real
A typical married couple "will contribute $119,000" into Medicare but will "receive $357,000 in Medicare benefits over their lifetimes."
Don't forget about the first President Bush
"The Republicans have never done anything really to balance the budget."
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