Miami Herald: Lunch-time wrap-up: Social insecurity, Mediscare and another Florida election

Miami Herald - September 12, 2011

Perry suggested in his debate that he doesn't want to change the system for current retirees. He wants to reform it for younger people.

And so did Mitt Romney, as the liberal group Americans United for Change points out in a web ad (which invokes their favorite boogeyman George W. Bush, dressed with the other two in outlandish mariachi-type garb). In a video clip unearthed from what looks like Iowa (2008?), Romney talks about Social Security reform, prompting a member of the audience to call it "privatization."

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