Social Security

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Tuesday introduced an amendment to require wider congressional approval for any cuts to government healthcare services and Social Security. Amendment 19 would require a three-fifths majority in the Senate to approve cuts to Medicare, Medicaid, or Social Security, a rule which Sanders says would help "prevent the...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Leading Democrats in the U.S. House and Senate on Wednesday urged their...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
The federal government is garnishing Social Security checks to recoup unpaid...