September 28, 2022 – Washington Co., WI – Senator Ron Johnson (R-WI) is NOT trying to “take away” anyone’s Social Security (SSI); he is trying to SAVE it.
The fact is, moving SSI into discretionary rather than mandatory (auto-pilot) spending in the budget will force Congress to recognize that the Social Security Trust Fund is going bankrupt. Currently, the SSI Trust Fund automatically makes payments with no necessity for Congress to recognize that the fund reserves will be depleted over the next 12 years. Out of sight, out of mind!
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