Alan Simpson

Firedoglake takes on Simpson: Alan Simpson: Cutting Social Security Benefits to “Take Care of the Lesser People in Society”

…cuts he would recommend to the President and Congress on CNBC, Simpson said “We are going to stick to the big three,” meaning Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid. His sentiments haven’t changed.

(Rdan here…the transcript reads faster than the talk. I really worry about rational thought on the part of some of the players in the Senate. I received a fund raising letter from the Democratic National Party a few days ago. My personal response will be a short letter instead of a check, and separate checks to local races of my choosing.)