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Mis-representing Social Security

Posted in Politics by helenofmarlowe on August 11, 2011

Morning Edition, NPR, August 9
I commend Rep. Barney Frank for refusing to cave in under Steve Inskeep’s inaccurate statement that the biggest problem with our deficit is “entitlements” – by which Inskeep means Social Security, Medicare. (These are not entitlement programs – but that’s another issue.) When Barney Frank refuses to engage in this distortion, he is cut off.

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If only our president had the same courage to defend the working people of America.

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  1. 47whitebuffalo said, on September 3, 2011 at 8:55 am

    Oh that’s a HUGE IF from teh looks of things so far!

    • 47whitebuffalo said, on September 3, 2011 at 9:09 am

      Oh yeah, the Military Budget is larger than Medicare! Can you image Everything that could be done will ALL the money spent on WAR??????
      Yoooza!

  2. 47whitebuffalo said, on September 14, 2011 at 12:17 am

    Hi. FYI. Have posted the information you requested! Much appreciate you asking for it. Grins.


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