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Official Lies

Steelpony Wrote: Jan 30, 2013 8:01 AM
The 535 are clearly the source of our problems The enumerated list is clear in indentifing who the lying thieves are Now as clearly as you can lay it out, instead of talking this thing to death, WE KNOW THE PROBLEM, in all your wisdom what is the fix and the time schedule Knowing what the problem in most situations is 90 percent of the cure Or do we talk talk talk and hope it will go away on its own NOT Or are we just making money selling words, beginning to sound like the oldest profession

Let's expose presidential prevarication. Earlier this year, President Barack Obama warned that Social Security checks will be delayed if Congress fails to increase the government's borrowing authority by raising the debt ceiling. However, there's an issue with this warning. According to the 2012 Social Security trustees report, assets in Social Security's trust funds totaled $2.7 trillion, and Social Security expenditures totaled $773 billion. Therefore, regardless of what Congress does about the debt limit, Social Security recipients are guaranteed their checks. Just take the money from the $2.7 trillion assets held in trust.

Which is the lie, Social Security checks must be...