From Social Security Works we have Linda Benesch on the program to talk about how Social Security is not an entitlement, but and earned benefit, as well as how the GOP has cut the operating budget of Social Security, which is literally taking money away from the American people.
Ernie Powell from Social Security Works joins us to talk about Retribution 2018, which is their plan to hold Republicans’ feet to the fire for the damage they have done to our social safety net.
From Social Security Works we have Ernie Powell on the show to talk about the GOP tax plan and how it will affect current seniors and seniors to be.
Linda Benesch joins us from Social Security Works to talk about how the tax reform could gut Medicare and Medicaid – but all is not lost yet.
Ernie Powell, organizer for Social Security Works, joins us to discuss how the new tax bill robs from the poor and gives to the rich. He also talks frankly about what the Social Security program needs.
From Social Security Works we have Linda Benesch on the program to explain that if the GOP tax plan passes that it is expected that $40 billion will be cut from Social Security and Medicare over 10 years. They have created the website stopgoptaxscam.com where they provide information about the GOP tax plan.
Ernie Powell, grassroots organizer for Social Security Works discusses what the proposed tax bill will do to Medicare.
Social Security Works’ Jasmine Jefferson says fast moving reform will hurt seniors because it eliminates the tax break for those who spend over 10% of their income on medical expenses.
From Social Security Works we have Linda Benesch on the program to talk about the tax reform bills that are going through the House and Senate right now. In the Senate they have passed reconciliation which ties these tax breaks to cuts in Medicare and Medicaid and will allow them to pass this tax reform bill with only 51 votes.
From Social Security Works we have Legislative Director Jasmine Jefferson on the program. She begins talking about the firing of Tom Price after he spent $1 Million of tax payer money for private flights. We then talk about the GOP tax plan and how it is part of the continuing attack on Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid.