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William Barnes on Social Security

 


Privatization would be greedy and stupid

And for these pundits that say 'we're going to privatize social security,' ladies and gentlemen, we're not going to let their greed take over. We're not going to be stupid, because that's what it would be to turn Social Security over to privatization.
Source: Barnes YouTube video: Democrats party of "Yes We Can!" Aug 11, 2010

Reject privatization; don't raise the retirement age.

Barnes signed the Social Security Protectors Pledge

Some 200 Democratic House and Senate candidates have signed on to a pledge rejecting any effort to privatize or scale back Social Security benefits or raise the retirement age. The Progressive Change Campaign Committee sponsored this pledge among Congressional candidates.

Source: PCCC Survey 10-PCCC on Aug 11, 2010

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