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Net Based Group Fights to Preserve Social Security

04/16/13 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Tuesday)
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President Obama has proposed a controversial new method to calculate cost of living increases for Social Security recipients. It's called Chain CPI and opponents say it will cost seniors thousands of dollars in reduced benefits over their lifetime. Our guest is co-Founder of RootsAction.org an online group of activists that is fighting to stop these cuts. He's Norman Solomon who is also a co-founder of Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting as well as the author of t...

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