Letters signed by U.S. Senators and U.S. Representatives called for the rule change that could see thousands of Americans lose disability benefits to be withdrawn
President Donald Trump appeared to reverse his previously stated position on cutting funding for Social Security Thursday and Twitter users took him to task for it,
The proposed rule change is expected to increase the number of disability reviews and cut benefit payouts by more than $2 billion.
"I don't understand why some folks run as if the internet doesn't exist," Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tweeted.
The hashtag trended on Twitter as Biden and Bernie Sanders continue to clash over the VP's history on cutting benefits.
Christmas Eve has been declared a federal holiday, so operating hours of services such as post offices and social security offices may vary.
"It's sad, but most people can't even tell you what the word 'dementia' means," said Dr. John DenBoer.
By 1984, James Thompson ventured for a fresh start in Denver, Colorado and took on "his former customer's name."
The Social Security Administration issued a contingency plan this month, outlining how it would remain in operation as some federal workers get furloughed and other programs shut down.
After instituting a $1.5 trillion tax cut, the Senate majority leader said Tuesday that the only way to lower the record-high federal deficit would be to cut entitlement programs.
The Social Security program could be insolvent by 2034, government trustees warned in June.
The people who know most about issues of American governance have spent their lives studying them.
A long-awaited analysis admits infrastructure and welfare programs will have to be reformed to pay for the Republican tax bill.
Senate Democrats are warning constituents that the newly passed Republican tax overhaul could lead to significant cuts to entitlement programs.
The Florida senator says that increased deficit spending will require cuts to entitlements.
Palm Beach County's mayor says tax hikes or budget cuts could occur unless it's reimbursed for the president's visits.
The president wants to boost defense spending and gut funding for other agencies.
The president will unveil economic plans Tuesday night with an address before Congress.
Even those at the top would do better in a society that hadn't become so susceptible to demagogues blaming immigrants and imports.
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A $6,000 tax credit would cover expenses for those who leave careers to care for elderly or sick relatives.