When President Obama stated that he couldn't guarantee that Social Security checks would go out if Republicans force the government into default, those Republicans said they would and accused him of scaring seniors. Neither side has explained why payments would or would not go out. Here's the scoop.
No, the government has not raided the Social Security Trust Funds.Yes, it is possible Social Security checks won't go out if Republicans put the USA in default.
You know that moment when Wile E. Coyote is over the cliff but he hasn't started falling yet? That's where Mitch McConnell is now with the debt ceiling issue -- and only the President of the United States can save him.
The Democrats want you to believe that the Republicans are trying to push your Grandma off a cliff. The historical truth is somewhat at variance with this view.
Little Colonel's final show of the season, Social Security, opens on Thursday.
Shakespeare in a way William himself didn't see coming.