Sunday, December 30, 2012

Republicans Taunt: Social Security Cuts or We Jump Off the Fiscal Cliff

The country on the edge of the fiscal cliff, aka the Congressional manufactured crisis and like greedy hysteria-driven children, the Republicans taunt: 

Social Security cuts or we jump:  
Negotiations to reach a last-ditch agreement to head off large tax increases and sweeping spending cuts in the new year broke down, at least temporarily, on Sunday after Republicans requested that a deal include a new way of calculating inflation that would lower payments to beneficiaries programs like Social Security and slow their growth.