It's time to move state and local public employees into Social Security.
Social Security spending simply can't be discussed in isolation; we need to take into account the whole wishlist of other federal spending as well.
The French don't make any pretense of having a funded Social Security system -- is that better or worse than our "Trust Fund" system?
Mike Bloomberg has a plan. Or does he?
Yesterday it was the WEP. Today it's the GPO. Those who complain about it don't understand it.