Seeking “Sustainable Solvency” for Social Security

Mar 30, 2016

Congressmen Jared Huffman and Mike Thompson (seated) enjoy the comments of their colleague, Rep. John Larson (D-CT) at a town hall meeting in Santa Rosa Wednesday morning.
Credit Bruce Robinson

  Fears that Social Security is about to run short of funds are unfounded, a trio of congressmen told a Santa Rosa gathering yesterday. But the 80 year old program has not been updated for 33 years, and is overdue for some adjustments to carry it into the next century.

Congressman Larson's Fact Sheet on HR 1391, the Social Security 2100 Act, can be read here. The full text of the measure is here.