Add comment on:Demo Outside Deficit Commissioners' Speech in Monterey
by Mei Bo Chan
Erskine Bowles and Alan Simpson...Both of these men are extremely wealthy and can afford to live out their retirement in luxury, yet they continue to attack Social Security, the program that working people paid into and rely on. They have admitted recently that Social Security is NOT responsible for the deficit. So why are they continuing to talk about dismantling it? Demonstrators in Monterey, California asked just that question as they defended Social Security outside the Panetta Institute on President's Day 2011.
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