Sunday, May 28, 2017

Sunday Funnies

WH Budget Chief: ‘I Hope’ Fewer People Get Social Security Disability Insurance

“There is fraud, no doubt,” the New York Times‘ Teresa Tritch argued in 2015. “But there is no evidence it is rampant.” Tritch pointed to a telling statistic: “If people on disability were faking it, they wouldn’t have such high death rates.

1 comment:

Harry Hamid said...

I just saw the SSDI quote on tv, and it really burned me up.

Change the listings (the tests to get on) if you think there are problems, don't cut out the COLA increases that the deserving people get.

That would be like a parent saying, "There are too many people at this dinner table and I don't believe you're all my kids, so I cooked less food!"