Democrats give with one hand and take away with the other.
Passing this along from RBO:
Guest blogger Jim M dug about a bit on the Social Security website and came up with interesting facts — all of which can be verified here.
Jim writes: Just in case some of you young whippersnappers (& some older ones) didn’t know about this — and it’s easy to check out, if you don’t believe it — be sure to show it to your kids, friends and neighbors. They need a little history lesson on what’s what and it doesn’t matter whether you are a Democrat or Republican. Facts are Facts!!!
Social Security Cards up until the 1980s expressly stated the number and card were not to be used for identification purposes, as shown in the example above. Since nearly everyone in the United States now has a number, it became convenient to use it anyway and the message was removed, as depicted.
When Franklin Roosevelt, a Democrat, introduced the Social Security (FICA) Program, he promised:
And the worst part about it is uninformed citizens believe it!
Pass this information on. If enough people receive this, maybe a seed of awareness will be planted and maybe changes will evolve.
OH. AND CONGRESS GIVES THEMSELVES 100% RETIREMENT FOR ONLY SERVING ONE TERM!!!