SUNDAY, APRIL 16, 2006: In this interview with James Reese, Dr. Andrew Samwick gives an overview of the Social Security System. Topics covered include: What Social Security is and what is currently wrong with it & why it needs to be fixed. The Social Security Trust Fund. What are the most important things to resolve in order to “fix” Social Security? What is the "Nonpartisan Social Security Reform Plan?" How does this compromised reform package differ from what would be your own ideal Social Security reform package? Do you think this plan will be able to pass politically. Can you explain the impact of illegal immigrants on Social Security?
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