Hands off Social Security and Medicare

Recently, we've been hearing a lot out of Washington, DC about balancing the budget through cuts to Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid. Social Security and Medicare are the two most popular government programs, with Medicaid not far behind. These programs are crucial to people, all across the country. Sixty-one million people receive social security benefits, forty-four million people use Medicare, with seventy million people enrolled in Medicaid and CHIP.