TITLE

Social Security

AUTHOR(S)
Kosterlitz, Julie
PUB. DATE
April 2000
SOURCE
National Journal;4/01/2000, Vol. 32 Issue 14, p1042
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines where presidential candidates Al Gore and George W. Bush are positioning themselves in the issue of Social Security in the United States. Bush's advocacy of privatized Social Security personal retirement accounts; Gore's opposition to higher retirement ages; Advisers and allies.
ACCESSION #
3024688

 

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