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Subject:  Re: Attitude Question - SS Date:  3/15/2016  4:11 PM
Author:  THEMATHISNEAR Number:  79360 of 97361

And that means, gulp, payroll might have to be raised, or benefits modified or some combination, four years sooner than people thought back in 1990!

What a surprise - when it turns out that a social program costs more and delivers less than what was projected, the answer is... take more and give back less!

The SS take is already over 12% of income. That is an insane amount, but by all means, let's make it more insane, because that'll make it better, at least until you want to raise the tax some more.
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