TITLE

Face Plant

AUTHOR(S)
Lizza, Ryan
PUB. DATE
April 2005
SOURCE
New Republic;4/11/2005, Vol. 232 Issue 13, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers a look at the Social Security plan of Democrat lawyer Robert Pozen. Support for the plan from United States Republican President George W. Bush; Desire of Bush to have a Democrat who would give his Social Security plan a look of bipartisanship; Report that Bush's plan has private accounts and no tax increases; Description of Pozen's plan, which offers private accounts, benefit cuts and no tax increases; Statement that Pozen's benefit cuts would be less dramatic for low-income Americans; Claim that Pozen's plan would diminish public support for Social Security.
ACCESSION #
16649795

 

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