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Lamar’s ‘Embarrassing’ Budget Plan: Massive Cuts to Social Security and Medicare

Thursday, August 29th, 2013

Sen. Alexander Brags About His Plan to Betray Tennessee Seniors in Kingsport, Tenn.

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Sen. Lamar Alexander touted his plan for slashing Medicare and Social Security this week in Kingsport, Tenn. sending a clear message he thinks he can turn his back on Tennessee seniors and soon-to-be retirees and still get elected.


Social Security Marks 78th Anniversary, Despite Sen. Lamar Alexander

Wednesday, August 14th, 2013

Today marks the 78th anniversary of the day President Franklin Delano Roosevelt signed the Social Security Act into law, on August 14, 1935.

Seventy-eight years ago, we made a pledge to America’s seniors that after a lifetime of hard work they would be able to retire with the dignity and security they had earned.