Memo to the Next President: A Progressive Fix for Social Security
Publication Date: October 2008
Publisher(s): Progressive Policy Institute (U.S.)
Author(s): Bob Pozen
Special Collection: Presidential Advisory
Keywords: Social security reform; Social-insurance programs; Presidential transition
Coverage: United States
When it comes to reforming Social Security and Medicare, the future is now. Our next president must begin laying the groundwork for a comprehensive update of America's venerable but underfunded social-insurance programs -- starting with Social Security.