Channeling the wrong crisis

Posted: Sunday, February 13, 2005

In response to Craig Wilson's Feb. 8 "My Turn: Solve the health crisis before worrying about Social Security," Craig not only hit the nail on the head, but I think he buried it in the wood. Seems our all-knowing and all-seeing fearless leader has been channeling the wrong crisis. Yes, Social Security may be in trouble, quite a few years from now, but let's look a little closer to the present.

I feel that this "Social Security crisis is an attempt of presidential proportions at sleight of hand to channel money somewhere else. Perhaps people should look at this sham a little closer, does anybody remember the reliability of the WMO report a few years ago? Maybe if we hadn't gone to war, we'd have the capital to fix both the Social Security fund and public health care. Don't worry folks, a deficit screaming out of control, with the cost of a war not even included in the federal budget, is nothing to worry about.

Steve Nolan

Anchorage



Related Searches

  SOCIAL ISSUES    POLITICS    CRAIG WILSON    LABOR    NOLAN ANCHORAGE    STEVE NOLAN 

Page not found | Juneau Empire - Alaska's Capital City Online Newspaper

Page not found

We're sorry, but the page you were seeking does not exist. It may have been moved or expired.  Perhaps our search engine can help. 

 

CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2230
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING

X