PAM 230 pres bush ideas soc security

PAM 230 pres bush ideas soc security - President Bush's...

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President Bush’s Ideas to Strenthen Social Security 17:08 State of the Union 2005 President Bush pledged to work with congress to find the most effective  combination of reforms  Believes we must move ahead with reform, our children’s retirement security  is more important that partisan politics Bush’s principles to guide reform: Must make SS permanently sound Must not jeopardize economic strength by raising payroll taxes o Increasing payroll taxes is a “band-aid,” not a permanent solution Must ensure lower income Americans get the help they need to have dignity  and peace of mind in retirement Guarantee no change for anyone now retired or nearing retirement o Ensure people over 55 that nothing will change Take care that any changes in the system are gradual so that younger  workers have time to prepare for the future Privatize Social Seciruty accounts
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This note was uploaded on 09/20/2009 for the course PAM 2300 taught by Professor Avery,r. during the Fall '06 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).

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