Jan 6, 2006

Cut Social Security For National Security?

The TPM Cafe reports today that Tom Friedman is arguing in today's NY Times that the increasing amounts of money that must be spent for Social Security and Medicare for baby boomers will take money away from national defense and weaken America's national security. His proposed solution is to cut Medicare and Social Security for baby boomers. According to Friedman "Either Social Security and Medicare shrink or the Pentagon shrinks."

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