Medicare: Vouchers instead. Social Security: Give it to Wall Street
This blogger told you so, and now, the GOP has struck again ... This time with their long sought after gem. The mission they have been pursuing since 1936: To Privatize Social Security. I have to say in all honesty, they are insane, utterly mad.
The GOP-controlled House has introduced a bill to privatize Social Security (not yet numbered). But, it has a title, and now get this: S. A. F. E. Account Bill (literally opt out bill).
Articles about it can be seen here: House Republicans propose Social Security opt-out - The Hill's Floor Action. And, here Bill to Privatize Social Security Pushed by GOP Advisor One.
This move of course follows the recent GOP buy one, get one free scheme regarding Medicare (vouchers instead) — the so-called Ryan plan to "save Medicare." They sure have a funny or ironic way of showing their concern about "saving" anything, don't they?
They may have just signed their death warrants ...