When I'm 65

McCarthy, Anna
May 2009
Mother Jones;May/Jun2009, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p30
A timeline is presented charting the development of retirement plans from 1636 to 2009. A number of different events are mentioned, including the creation of pension laws for colonists and soldiers in the Revolutionary and Civil Wars in the U.S., the creation of the Social Security program in 1935, and U.S. President George W. Bush's attempt to overhaul Social Security in 2005.


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