Social Security

A washingtonpost.com special report detailing the debate over proposed changes to Social Security, the nation's largest entitlement program.

House Ways and Means Chairman Bill Thomas (R-Calif.) will include a provision in his Social Security legislation to help employers make enrollment in 401(k) plans automatic unless workers choose to opt out, according to congressional staff and knowledgeable lobbyists.
 
Demographic trends of central Florida town offer model for nation's economy in 2025, study says.
 
US law enforcement role in Mexico drug war surges (AP, March 20, 2011; 12:01 AM)
 
Poll finds growing public worry about Social Security (Post, March 17, 2011; 8:59 AM)
 
Poll finds growing public worry about about Social Security (Post, March 17, 2011; 6:20 AM)
 
Tricare target of Pentagon cuts as health care projected to reach $65B (Post, March 16, 2011; 10:31 AM)
 
PROMISES, PROMISES: Little transparency progress (AP, March 14, 2011; 12:48 PM)
 
Report: Guards caught napping, watching TV, chatting on job at Social Security (Post, March 8, 2011; 6:27 PM)
 
Undocumented immigrant, suspect in fatal crash that killed nun, was not flight risk, report says (Post, March 4, 2011; 8:56 PM)
 
Impasse Puts Some Lives on Hold; Workers Being Recalled to Prevent Huge Backlog in Service Requests (Post, March 3, 2011; 11:32 AM)
 
Impasse Puts Some Lives on Hold; Workers Being Recalled to Prevent Huge Backlog in Service Requests (Post, March 3, 2011; 11:21 AM)
 
Former ICE intelligence chief is among immigration agents under investigation (Post, February 22, 2011; 8:27 PM)
 

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