Tuesday, October 5, 2010

Dems Should Run on Social Security

Katrina vanden Heuvel, Wash Post
If Democrats really want to rally their base and win over voters who are either on the fence or thinking of sitting this midterm election out, they'd be smart to start talking Social Security. You won't find a lack of enthusiasm at the grassroots when it comes to protecting a program that for 75 years has lifted millions out of poverty and provided dignity for the elderly and for other vulnerable Americans. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) has noted that Social Security provides the majority of income for two-thirds of the elderly population, and one-third receive nearly all of their...

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