September 17, 2014

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7 Sep, 1995 - Facing Facts
Facing Facts Alert 7FACING FACTS The Truth about Entitlements and the Budget A Fax Alert from The Concord Coalition FAX ALERT (Number 7, September 8, 1995) PUBLIC REJECTS ENTITLEMENTS STATUS QUO The Senior lobby is circulating polls which, as usual, show the public monolithically opposed to cuts in... Read More
16 Aug, 1995 - Facing Facts
Facing Facts Alert 6The Truth about Entitlements and the Budget A Fax Alert from The Concord Coalition FAX ALERT ( Number 6, August 17, 1995) AFTER SIXTY YEARS, IT'S TIME TO RETHINK THE "TRUST FUND" Social Security's sixtieth anniversary is giving Congress and the White House a welcome opportunity... Read More
5 Aug, 1995 - Facing Facts
Facing Facts Alert 5FACING FACTS The Truth about Entitlements and the Budget A Fax Alert from The Concord Coalition FAX ALERT (Number 5, August 6, 1995) THE FORGOTTEN NUMBERS IN THE MEDICARE DEBATE According to opponents, Congress' proposed Medicare cuts are "unprecedented" and would "devastate"... Read More
9 Jul, 1995 - Facing Facts
 Facing Facts Alert 4FACING FACTS The Truth about Entitlements and the Budget A Fax Alert from The Concord Coalition FAX ALERT ( Number 4, July 10, 1995) THE FACTS ABOUT FEDERAL PENSIONS In its campaign to block cost-cutting reform of civil service and military pensions, the federal retiree... Read More
4 Jul, 1995 - Facing Facts
Facing Facts Alert 3FACING FACTS The Truth about Entitlements and the Budget A Fax Alert from The Concord Coalition FAX ALERT ( Number 3 July 5, 1995) DESPERATE DIVERSIONS ON MEDICARE The benefit lobbies are busy mobilizing against the Medicare cuts* in the congressional budget plan. Here are the... Read More
15 Jun, 1995 - Facing Facts
If the current push to balance the budget falters, it will be because defenders of the status quo succeed in misrepresenting it as a mean-spirited assault on seniors.Let's set the record straight. Neither the Republicans nor the Democrats propose spending less on seniors. In fact, the most striking... Read More
5 Jun, 1995 - Facing Facts
Medicare will be solvent until 2002 and Social Security will be solvent all the way to 2030, right?Wrong.  Solemnly intoned by policymakers and recited by the media, these official bankruptcy dates have acquired great political significance. They have afforded the Republican leadership cover... Read More