Richard Eskow on Social Security, Medicare, Taxes and the Bank Bailout04/25/12 Robert Lorei
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GOOD MORNING, WELCOME TO RADIOACTIVITY. Iâ€™M ROB LOREI. COMING UP TODAY WEâ€™LL TALK ABOUT THE SOCIAL SAFETY NET SYSTEMâ€”KNOWN AS MEDICARE AND SOCIAL SECURITYâ€¦.We'll also talk about the state of the economy.
BUT FIRST THREE LISTENER COMMENTS ABOUT YESTERDAYâ€™S PROGRAM. YESTERDAY WE INTERVIEWED NANCY ALTMAN WITH THE STRENGTHEN SOCIAL SECURITY CAMPAIGN ABOUT THE TRUSTEES REPORT SHOWING THE FUND WILL BE SOLVENT UNTIL 2033â€”THREE YEARS LESS THAN WAS PROJECTED LAST YEAR.
HEREâ€™S WHAT THREE LISTENERS HAD TO SAY ABOUT THAT PROGRAM.
TAPE Today weâ€™re going to continue our discussion about the economy and Social Security and Medicare. Our guest today is Richard Eskow who is a former Wall Street executive and now a Senior Fellow at the Campaign for Americaâ€™s Future.