Social Security Hearing: Analogy of the Day

The Senate Finance Committee is conducting major hearings this morning on Social Security reform. ThinkProgress will be providing live updates throughout. You can watch the hearings live at CSPAN.org, or read more about them here.

Will private accounts blunt the pain of benefit cuts?

It’s like trying to get your kid to eat spinach by offering a turnip for dessert.” — Peter Orszag, 4/26/05