February 13, 2016

OUR VIEW: Social Security, Medicare about to run dry

In a shocking turn of events that will come as a surprise to no one, government trustees this week reported that Social Security and Medicare are running out of money. Social Security is expected to bankrupt in 2033 and Medicare funds run dry in just 12 years. Maybe, just maybe, it’s time for Congress and Continue Reading

OPINION: Social Security gravy train wreck looms

Danedri Thompson dthompson@gardnernews.com Granny, please don’t fall for this bribe. In the face of what’s sure to be overwhelming political losses in November, Democrats are promising to offer Social Security recipients a one-time payment of $250. Seniors are angry they won’t be receiving a cost of living adjustment in their social security checks this year. Continue Reading