by Bryce Covert Mar 18, 2016
"This bill would acknowledge that taking care of a child or a parent is work too."
by Bryce Covert Mar 3, 2016
The 401(k) boom has left people of color and poor Americans behind.
by Ian Millhiser Oct 29, 2015
The minimum wage and Social Security are both unconstitutional, according to Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina.
by Bryce Covert Sep 3, 2015
While both men and women don't have enough saved for retirement, women fall much further behind.
by Bryce Covert Aug 24, 2015
The huge stock market losses of recent weeks could hurt even more people if Social Security contributions were invested in private accounts.
by Emily Atkin Aug 21, 2015
The Democratic presidential candidate is channeling his inner Elizabeth Warren.
by Christian E. Weller - Guest Contributor & Rebecca Vallas - Guest Contributor Aug 7, 2015
Social Security became a heated topic at the first Republican debate, but many candidates have backed cuts and other extreme reforms.
by Judd Legum Jul 25, 2015
He's not as crazy as you think.
by Igor Volsky & Victoria Fleischer May 2, 2015
See how the different proposals to alter Social Security would impact the program.
by Alan Pyke Apr 14, 2015
Presumptive 2016 candidate Chris Christie (R-NJ) laid out a plan to cut Social Security benefits on Tuesday in New Hampshire, but critics note that it would not only harm future retirees but fail to close the program's funding gap.