Social Security is a Fiasco!
Just in case some of you young whippersnappers (& some older ones) didn’t know this about Social Security.
It’s easy to check out, if you don’t believe it.
Be sure and show it to your kids. They need a little history lesson on what’s what and it doesn’t matter
whether you are Democrat or Republican.
Facts are Facts!!!
Our Social Security
Franklin Roosevelt, a Democrat, introduced the Social
Security (FICA) Program. He promised:
1) That participation in the Program would be
No longer Voluntary
2) That the participants would only have to pay
1% of the first $1,400 of their annual
Incomes into the Program,
3) That the money the participants elected to put
into the Program would be deductible from
their income for tax purposes each year,
No longer tax deductible
4) That the money the participants put in would go into the
independent ‘Trust Fund’ rather than into the
general operating fund, and therefore, would
only be used to fund the Social Security
Retirement Program, and no other
Under Johnson the money was moved to The General Fund and Spent for other purposes
5.) That the annuity payments to the retirees
would never be taxed as income.
Under Clinton & Gore Up to 85% of your Social Security can be Taxed
Since many of us have paid into FICA for years and are
now receiving a Social Security check every month —
and then finding that we are getting taxed on 85% of
the money we paid to the Federal government to ‘put
away’ — you may be interested in the following:
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Q: Which Political Party took Social Security from the
independent ‘Trust Fund’ and put it into the
general fund so that Congress could spend it?
A: It was Lyndon Johnson and the democratically
controlled House and Senate.
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Q: Which Political Party eliminated the income tax
deduction for Social Security (FICA) withholding?
A: The Democratic Party.
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Q: Which Political Party started taxing Social
A: The Democratic Party, with Al Gore casting the
‘tie-breaking’ deciding vote as President of the
Senate, while he was Vice President of the US
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Q: Which Political Party decided to start
annuity payments to immigrants?
A: Jimmy Carter and the Democratic Party.
Immigrants move into this country, and at age 65,
began to receive Social Security payments! The
Democratic Party gave these payments to them,
even though they never paid a dime into it!
No wonder Social Security is broke.
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Then, after violating the original contract (FICA),
the Democrats turn around and
tell you that the Republicans
want to take your Social Security away!
And the worst part about it is uninformed citizens believe it!
If enough people receive this, maybe a seed of
awareness will be planted and maybe changes will
evolve. And maybe not, as some Democrats are awfully
sure of what isn’t so.
CONGRESS GIVES THEMSELVES 100% RETIREMENT FOR ONLY SERVING ONE TERM!
A government big enough to give you everything you want, is strong enough to take everything you have.
(And they’re working on it day and night).
This page has been about social security.