Trump Demands Social Security Cut In Next Virus Relief Bill

Donald Trump is demanding that a Social Security cut be part of the next bill designed to help Americans during the pandemic.

“With President Donald Trump reportedly telling Republican lawmakers in private he will not sign Covid-19 relief legislation that doesn’t include a cut to the payroll tax—the primary funding mechanism for Social Security—advocacy groups urged Congress to “call Trump’s bluff” and pass a stimulus bill free of any stealth attacks on the New Deal program.” [READ MORE]