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Oct 08 2012
Social Security is not sustainable without reform. Simply put, it cannot pay promised future benefits with current levels of taxation. Yet raising taxes or cutting benefits will only make a bad deal worse. However, allowing younger workers to privately invest their Social Security taxes through individual accounts will improve Social Security's rate of return; provide better retirementCato Institute
Sep 28 2012
President Obama believes we should protect the Social Security and Medicare that seniors have earned after a lifetime of hard work. Hes improved the solvency of Medicare, added benefits, and put forward principles to strengthen social security.Barack Obama
Oct 08 2012
Cato's foreign policy vision is guided by the idea of our national defense and security strategy being appropriate for a constitutional republic, not an empire. Cato's foreign policy scholars question the presumption that an interventionist foreign policy enhances the security of Americans in the post-Cold War world, and maintain instead that interventionism has consequences, including theCato Institute
Jun 22 2022
Automatic locking doors and law enforcement radios — things that were supposed to protect children from mass shootings — failed during the Uvalde school massacre, a top Texas official testified Tuesday.
In testimony before the state Legislature, Texas Department of Public Safety Director Steve McCraw outlined several school security failures that may have contributed to the tragicNBC News (Online)
Homeland Security Today has an AllSides Media Bias Rating™ of Lean Left. An independent review of Homeland Security Today conducted in April 2022 conducted by AllSides Managing Editor Henry A. Brechter (Center bias) noted story choice that frequently highlights issues of importance to the left (illegal/damaging logging and other climate change irritants, reports of hate crimes
Mar 29 2022
Ukrainian negotiators in Istanbul said Tuesday they offered a peace proposal to their Russian counterparts that would provide Kyiv security guarantees from international partners, including the United States and Turkey, in exchange for Ukraine’s military neutrality, including a pledge not to host foreign bases or forces.
The Ukrainian delegation, speaking after five hours of talks inWashington Post
Jun 14 2022
The House passed a bill Tuesday to expand Supreme Court Police protection to justices' families, one week after a man was charged for attempted murder of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh.
Why it matters: After the leak of the Supreme Court draft document indicating the court is prepared to overturn Roe v. Wade, protests outside the homes of conservative Supreme Court justices haveAxios
Mar 13 2022
Democrats’ $1.5 trillion omnibus legislation would provide funding for border security in eight foreign nations—many of whom are U.S. adversaries—while providing no new money for security along the U.S. border.
The omnibus measure allocates $370 million to “enhanced border security” measures in Jordan, Lebanon, Egypt, Tunisia, and Oman, of which $150 million alone is set to go towardThe Epoch Times
Jun 05 2022
Former Vice President Mike Pence’s chief of staff, Marc Short, warned Pence’s lead Secret Service agent a day before the Capitol riot that Pence could be in danger on January 6 because Trump would publicly attack him for refusing to intervene in the election certification, the New York Times reported on Friday.
Short did not share with Pence’s Secret Service agent, Tim Giebels, whatForbes