Category Archives: Political Events Affecting Social Security

A “Do Nothing” Plan To Reduce The Deficit For A “Do-Nothing” Congress

Up until now, I have had nothing to say about the so-called deficit reduction “Super Committee.” They have been wasting the nation’s time and money in a deadlock which everyone knew would be the case and which has persisted since … Continue reading

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USMC Veteran Shamar Thomas Faces Down & Scolds 25-30 Cops In Times Square; They Leave

The gruesome violence against unarmed protesters in Oakland by the police made me think of a recent and potentially similar situation in Times Square. In the Times Square situation, a single man, former Marine Sergeant Shamar Thomas, spoke the truth … Continue reading

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Update on Scott Olsen’s Condition

Former Marine Sergeant Scott Olsen has been upgraded from critical to fair condition. He has been moved from the emergency room to the intensive care unit. His doctors have decided that he will require surgery. I suspect that this will … Continue reading

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Savage Police Attack On Unarmed Protesters In Oakland – One Critically Injured

From the San Jose Mercury Telegraph (MercuryNews.com) <a href=”http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_19199894″>Occupy Oakland: Iraq vet critically injured by police projectile</a> OAKLAND — A 24-year old former Marine Corps corporal and Iraqi war veteran remained in critical condition at Highland Hospital on Wednesday night … Continue reading

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Just Scrap The Cap

Watch this. It’s hilarious, and has a lot of truth to impart. Text continues below the video (which is just a little over 3 minutes lont. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) is collecting signatures for a petition to “scrap the cap!” … Continue reading

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How To Contact Your Representative Or Other Political Figures

The following is a list of links to various politicians and political entities that you may wish to contact regarding Social Security or anything else of concern to you. We included the White House, the House of Representatives (including the … Continue reading

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Rick Perry Repeats Big Lie #2 While Expressing His Intent To Destroy Social Security

In the Republican debate last night, Rick Perry once again characterized Social Security as a giant “Ponzi scheme,” the meme for conservative idiots which doesn’t seem to stop. It is not diverted by facts, statistics or even an intermittant sense … Continue reading

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