The Future of Entitlements

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The Future of Entitlements

According to a new government report, provisions in health care reform are likely to extend the solvency of Medicare. But for the first time in nearly three decades, Social Security will pay out more than it takes in. We explore the...

According to a new government report, provisions in health care reform are likely to extend the solvency of Medicare. But for the first time in nearly three decades, Social Security will pay out more than it takes in. We explore the future of entitlement programs, the deficit and the U.S. economy.

Guests

Joseph Antos

is Wilson H. Taylor Scholar in Health Care and Retirement Policy at the American Enterprise Institute.

Robert Bixby

executive director of the Concord Coalition

Robert Greenstein

founder and executive director of the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities.

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