oldervoter68 Wrote:
Jan 22, 2013 9:33 AM
In a way, it has (indirectly), because it resulted in a pool of money that the government could raid, trading IOUs for $ to fund other government programs. That being said, SS is coming to a point in its life cycle where outgo will exceed income and thus will be a drain on the Treasury (assuming Congress and the Executive continue to sit on their hands rather than find a solution).