CBPP Statement: Statement by Robert Greenstein, Executive Director, on the Social Security and Medicare Trustees Report
Publication Date: April 2008
Author(s): Robert Greenstein
Special Collection: John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Keywords: Economic projections; Senior citizen; Retirement; Elderly
Policymakers will need to take action to shore up Social Security and Medicare finances, with the challenge being more modest in Social Security and more daunting in Medicare.