Social Security: A tale of two menus
Jan 29, 2017 1:00 AM - The columns that criticized proposed legislation to make Social Security solvent drew a lot of readers, who were angry because I "just criticized" and didn't propose a better solution. I didn't like the bill for a reason: It would "save" Social Security by making deep cuts in future benefits. Only cuts were on the menu. The younger you are, the deeper the cuts. But let's compare two menus.