Social Security at Risk of Running Out of Money?

Cavuto FoxBusiness 2/18/2013

Former Social Security Commissioner Michael Astrue on what is needed to ensure that Social Security is sustainable over the long-term.

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Related: Obama Debt Commission Chair: President Close to Having ‘Failed Presidency’

Obama Debt Commision Co-Chair former Sen. Alan Simpson (R-WY):


Sequestration: The Sequester Spending Cuts Are Happening, One Way or Another

Amy Payne The Morning Bell 2/19/2013

Federal budget cuts called “sequestration” are scheduled to hit in just 10 days. The sequestration cuts are not perfect—they’re a blunt instrument to cut spending, rather than a deliberative plan that sets priorities, trims entitlements, and cuts other spending. But they are law.

It would be better to […]

GOP: Finally Obama Agrees His Sequestration Idea Was A Bad One

Zip Weasel Zippers 2/16/2013

No kidding. The purpose was to force Republicans into making defense cuts. But when you see how it would devastate military preparedness, you can see how wrong-headed Obama is.

…As you may know, a series of deep, across-the-board military spending cuts known as ‘the sequester’ will go into effect in less […]

The President Said Sequester Was There to Force Entitlement Cuts

John Sexton InstaBlog 11 Feb 2013

In response to White House rules out raising Medicare eligibility age:

In case you missed it yesterday, the White House’s announcement of the debt ceiling deal (which created the sequester as a motivator toward cuts) said the bipartisan commission would “seek a balanced approach to larger deficit reduction […]

Sen. Rand Paul’s Plan to Grow the Economy–Glenn Beck Radio

Eduardo89rp YouTube 2/13/2013

Senator Rand Paul delivered the Tea Party’s response to President Obama’s State of the Union address last night. This morning the Senator, who Glenn believes is the first Libertarian to have a real shot at becoming President of the United States, joined the radio program to discuss his thoughts on the President’s […]

You wished for it and you're going to get it: America's Obamacare will look like this

9 December 2012

Many readers know that our WordBoss is a naturalized citizen from Great Britain. Time and again WB has warned anyone who will listen that Socialism has never succeeded and, in fact, it will eventually–one way or another–become lethal. It’s an intrusive and failed system that elevates jealousy, envy, and greed. Socialism devours […]