|Charles Bronson in Death Wish 4|
The Republican Death Wish
- Sometimes you have to wonder if Republicans even want to win elections. I suspect the GOP has a Death Wish.
- Republicans, who have proven they will not cut a dime out of the Federal budge, eagerly go on the record to abolish Medicare that voters depend on or raise the retirement age. These people are fucking nuts.
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Jeb Bush to Fuck over Senior Citizens
Jeb says: "Keep working until you die, then
we don't have to pay out money."
(AP) -- Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush is proposing significant changes to Social Security and Medicare to keep the costly federal entitlement programs on solid financial footing.
Bush outlined his proposals on the website Medium.com on Tuesday, the day before the third Republican presidential debate, in Colorado.
Bush said he wants to gradually raise the retirement age for full benefits, adding one month each year, beginning in 2022 when the retirement age becomes 67 under current law. By 2034, the retirement age under his plan would be 68; by 2046 it would be 69. Currently, it's 66.
To encourage retirees to continue working, he would reduce benefits to those who want to retire early . . . .Read More . . . .
Call me a "crazy" Blogger, but why do so many GOP "reforms" appear to put cash in the pockets of the Wall Street Elites who finance the GOP candidates?