His characterization goes too far
Medicare is "going broke. The trust fund goes bankrupt in 2026."
Federal government covers all costs
Members of the military don’t "contribute toward their pension."
Not a ton, but more than one
"Not one dime gets added to the deficit because of Social Security."
Over decades, formula tweak adds up
Says Republicans Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan support "massive cuts in Social Security for future generations."
Evidence is lacking
Says state Sen. Sheila Harsdorf wants to "eliminate Medicare" as we know it.
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