DEMOCRATS LOOK TO STRENGTHEN SOCIAL SECURITY FOR THE 21ST CENTURY

President Bush Floats Proposal to Cut Benefits

For Immediate Release:

January 10, 2005

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»  Statement from Whip Hoyer on OMB Director Bolten's comments on Social Security, January 14th: "Borrowing For Private Accounts Would Hurt Economy, Businesses"

»  Report on President's Proposal to Cut Benefits from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, January 10, 2005

»  State-by-State Report on How Seniors' Benefits Would be Cut  from the House Democratic Leader's office

»  Letter from AARP Opposing Presidential Plans to Privatize Social Security, December 2004