social security

Fact Check: Pete Buttigieg Says Illegal Aliens 'Subsidizing Everybody Else'

Fact Check: Pete Buttigieg Says Illegal Aliens 'Subsidizing Everybody Else'

Illegal migrants are subsidizing Americans, Pete Buttigieg told a December 1 meeting hosted by progressives in North Carolina.
Fox Guest Wants Trump To Privatize Social Security

Fox Guest Wants Trump To Privatize Social Security

Here we go again. Another clip to put on Democratic advertising. They WANT to take your Social Security, America. We've already posted (and saved to the C&L archives) Lindsey Graham promising
Pete Buttigieg Announces Plan to Raise Taxes on Social Security for Some Seniors

Pete Buttigieg Announces Plan to Raise Taxes on Social Security for Some Seniors

Mayor Pete Buttigieg wants to raise taxes on the more wealthy Social Security earnings, as part of a plan to save it from bankruptcy, according to a plan released Monday.
Uruguayans Start Voting as Opposition Eyes Return to Presidency

Uruguayans Start Voting as Opposition Eyes Return to Presidency

Uruguayans vote for their next president on Sunday in a runoff in which polls suggest that opposition leader Luis Lacalle Pou will end 15 years of left-wing rule.
Democrat Tax Hike Plans Would Hit Millions of Americans, Not Just The Ultra-Wealthy

Democrat Tax Hike Plans Would Hit Millions of Americans, Not Just The Ultra-Wealthy

Workers with incomes above $250,000 would be hit with a steep new payroll tax under proposals by Elizabeth Warren and other Democrats.
Sotomayor at DACA Oral Arguments: ‘This Is About Our Choice to Destroy Lives’

Sotomayor at DACA Oral Arguments: ‘This Is About Our Choice to Destroy Lives’

During oral arguments on Tuesday at the U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor suggested that ending DACA amnesty would destroy lives.

What Companies Can Learn From the U.S. Government’s Use of Artificial Intelligence

The federal government, like the private sector, is turning to artificial intelligence to improve operations and reduce busywork plaguing its sometimes overworked staff.

What Companies Can Learn From the U.S. Government’s Use of Artificial Intelligence

The federal government, like the private sector, is turning to artificial intelligence to improve operations and reduce busywork plaguing its sometimes overworked staff.
5 Ways Trump Plans to Improve Medicare for Older Americans

5 Ways Trump Plans to Improve Medicare for Older Americans

Trump's executive order seeks to protect Medicare for older Americans and strengthen it by providing them with more choices.

President(?!) O’Rourke Will Take Your Guns

This post President(?!) O’Rourke Will Take Your Guns appeared first on Daily Reckoning. The Democratic field seems to be striving to outdo each other with their latest proposal, each more outrageous

How to Avoid Shipwrecking Your Retirement

This post How to Avoid Shipwrecking Your Retirement appeared first on Daily Reckoning. You’ve worked incrediblyhard in order to save up to retire, but there are pitfalls and expenses that if

The Democratic Debate Dilemma

This post The Democratic Debate Dilemma appeared first on Daily Reckoning. The Democratic debate last week provided quite a bit of interesting food for thought. Elizabeth Warren and Andrew Yang both
Warren's Socialist Plan: Raise Taxes, Use Social Security to Redistribute Wealth

Warren's Socialist Plan: Raise Taxes, Use Social Security to Redistribute Wealth

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) unveiled another key aspect of her progressive agenda hours before the third Democrat presidential debate in Houston, Texas, proposing Thursday to raise Social Security

Could Retiring Later Make You Live Longer?

This post Could Retiring Later Make You Live Longer? appeared first on Daily Reckoning. Retirement is the end of a lifelong working journey, and for most it can’t come soon enough. That said,
Joni Ernst Would Like Republicans To Not Mention Cutting Our Safety Net Out Loud

Joni Ernst Would Like Republicans To Not Mention Cutting Our Safety Net Out Loud

Joni Ernst is in a real pickle. Trump’s trade war has decimated her state's farms. Then, just a few week ago, Trump said he wants to cut Medicare and Social Security to pay for his tax cuts to the
Here's Your Weekly Reminder That Republicans Want To Balance The Budget On The Backs Of The Elderly And The Poor

Here's Your Weekly Reminder That Republicans Want To Balance The Budget On The Backs Of The Elderly And The Poor

Here's your weekly reminder that Republicans only care about the deficit when a Democrat is in the Oval Office, or when they can use it as an excuse to destroy our social safety nets and balance the
How to turn the tables on a scam phone caller

How to turn the tables on a scam phone caller

I try to answer the buzz of my cell phone even if I don’t immediately recognize the caller’s number. And like a lot of people, I receive an inordinate number — sometimes multiple in a single day — of

What Trump’s Brief Flirtation With a Payroll Tax Cut Says About the State of the Economy

After floating potential fiscal stimulus measures on Tuesday, the President reversed course on Wednesday.