Spending money on defense and lowering taxes for the rich are good things according to conservatives. Social Security and Medicare recipients mooch off the federal government. After years of ignoring the growing demand of entitlement programs, the people in power now insist that it is our fault.
It’s a lie, created by liars who hate the idea of taking care of an aging population, and given the chance will attack this notion.
And attack you.
Medicare’s main trust fund is in even worse shape, scheduled to hit insolvency in 2026 — three years earlier than last year’s estimate, the trustees said.