Skip to comments.Obama says he cannot guarantee Social Security checks will go out on August 3
Posted on 07/12/2011 10:26:51 AM PDT by Nachum
President Obama on Tuesday said he cannot guarantee that retirees will receive their Social Security checks August 3 if Democrats and Republicans in Washington do not reach an agreement on reducing the deficit in the coming weeks. "I cannot guarantee that those checks go out on August 3rd if we haven't resolved this issue. Because there may simply not be the money in the coffers to do it," Mr. Obama said in an interview with CBS Evening News anchor Scott Pelley, according to excerpts released by CBS News. The Obama administration and many economists have
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>> That is the problem with this mess. The folks that can take the interruption the least, will be the first hit.
So you accept his threat at face value?
Why isn't it the headline on FOX?
As the Chief Executive, it is his job to ensure that Social Security checks go out. His admission that he cannot guarantee checks going out is simply an admission of his failure to lead.
I don’t know. I don’t have any background in Dutch soccer. I suspect it’s something exceptionally nasty, since football hooligans aren’t just a Brit monopoly.
I felt the same feeling and many others felt it along with me. I gradually learned to suppress it so as to be able to pretend to some extent that everything was alright but it was actually like a blanket of fog over everything. I could almost see the foreboding in the air. You could spot the fools at a hundred yards because they were the ones who were smiling on the morning after NATIONAL SUICIDE DAY. The same fools were smiling when the health care abomination was passed. Anyone with an ounce of brains was struggling to keep from throwing up.
Aye Yaelle, you’ve nailed it!!
Be Ever Vigilant!!