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This time in the election season seems to bring out the Social Security scare tactics. The retiring Paul Ryan had a plan but, it was... [Read More]
Observer readers comment on racial slurs, picking cotton, Observer endorsements, Susan Harden, Mark Harris, Dan McCready, Social Security, refugees pay taxes, CMS and Lake Wylie... [Read More]
Voters might be hearing that U.S. Rep. Scott Taylor is seeking to end Social Security or cut Medicare benefits. They might be hearing that Taylor... [Read More]
When letter-writer Kathleen Bollinger ('Senior citizens not sacred cows,' Oct. 10, TribLIVE) reminds 'the greediest generation' that young people are 'trying to raise young children... [Read More]
Observer readers comment on Elizabeth Warren, Mitch McConnell, Social Security, Medicare, climate change, the Affordable Care Act, Rae Carruth, President Trump, Stormy Daniels, Saudi Arabia... [Read More]
The Democrats have given us Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, clean air, clean water, safe food, safe working environments, wanting and helping to prevent global warming,... [Read More]
Our best reader letters include an assertion that America wasn't great for everyone in the 1940s and '50s. [Read More]
Kathleen Williams and U.S. Sen. Jon Tester both have records which demonstrate their work across the aisle. Both will safeguard Medicare and Social Security, not... [Read More]
Mitch McConnell just announced the Republican Party plan to reform Social Security to pay for their permanent tax cuts for the rich. Rob Bishop and... [Read More]
Republican Eddie Edwards of Dover said his 1st Congressional District Democratic rival Chris Pappas of Manchester was a "career politician" who had "never dealt with... [Read More]
According to House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, Republicans in Washington "are setting in motion their plan to destroy the Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security that... [Read More]
Some elected officials have proposed cutting Social Security as part of deficit-reduction measures. The plan would change the way the cost-of-living increases are decided. [Read More]
Will we really vote to lose our 'entitlements'? Re "McConnell blames shortfall on federal spending programs" (Oct. 17): Now that the Republicans have passed... [Read More]
Recently it was announced that Social Security retirees would receive a 2.8 percent cost-of-living allowance. Then Medicare announced a modest raise in monthly Medicare premiums.... [Read More]
His handwriting was already on the wall. [Read More]
The current Republican majority knew their giant tax cut for billionaires would blow up the deficit and was their plan all along was to force... [Read More]
I was stunned recently when I saw an ad by U.S. Rep. Greg Gianforte saying Kathleen Williams will not support Social Security and Medicare and... [Read More]
If you were paying attention, you knew this was coming. [Read More]
Ronald Reagan and Democrats compromised on Social Security in 1983. Today's politicians don't make deals. They aren't even talking about the problem.        ... [Read More]
To the Editor: For those of us that have worked our entire lives, we embrace Social Security as the ultimate safety net. Since President Franklin... [Read More]