“President Biden refuses to consider any reforms, and so do many Republicans. But that won’t save the program; it’ll doom it.”
This may not be the best time – right after both parties have negotiated cuts in order to raise the nation’s debt ceiling. But if not now, when? It’s time for Washington to begin to level with the American people. Your retirement programs are in trouble.
If your car starts acting up, it isn’t going to fix itself. And if you are running a nation with an aging population and a Social Security system that relies on today’s dwindling workers to support today’s burgeoning retirees, you can’t just sit around, refuse to do anything and hope it gets better.