Tuesday, February 08, 2005

The Reporter Challenge

Bush today:

Thirteen years from now, in 2018, the Social Security system will be paying out more than it takes in. That's called being in the red. And every year afterwards the problem gets worse, the shortfall is bigger than the year before.

Now, who's the first media person who's going to point out that according to the Social Security actuary, his own plan moves that 2018 date back to 2012?

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