Frederick Douglass

"Power concedes nothing without a demand. It never did, and it never will. Find out just what people will submit to, and you have found out the exact amount of injustice and wrong which will be imposed upon them..." Frederick Douglass

Friday, July 15, 2011

Tell Your Senators CPI Changes Are Scam to Cut Social Security

The government is scamming us again.

Backers of the plan are disguising the cuts as so-called inflation adjustments. Don’t be fooled. Changing the way the Consumer Price Index (CPI) is calculated will reduce the cost of living adjustments that Social Security recipients count on to keep pace with inflation.