Heritage Foundation experts David John and Stuart Butler took to the pages of AARP Magazine to make the case for the essential reforms to Social Security and Medicare in our Saving the American Dream plan.
Heritage’s conservative message about how to ensure retirement and health security for seniors reached 20 million Americans through AARP Magazine. Absent reforms to entitlement programs, spending on these programs will grow unsustainably, forcing either ruinous tax hikes, benefit cuts, or both.
Butler, who directs Heritage’s Center for Policy Innovation, argues in the magazine for common sense Medicare reforms. Over five years, Heritage’s plan transforms Medicare from an unsustainable defined-benefit entitlement into a budgeted, defined-contribution program, much like members of Congress now enjoy. Continue Reading »