Biden and Trump Try To Wish Away the Looming Entitlement Crisis

Source: Reason
by Jacob Sullum

“In a recent interview with former President Donald Trump, CNBC’s Joe Kernen called entitlement reform “a third rail of politics” and suggested ‘there’s not a whole lot of difference’ between Trump and President Joe Biden on the issue. The contretemps that followed confirmed the accuracy of both observations, illustrating yet again the bipartisan refusal to seriously address, or even acknowledge, the looming Social Security and Medicare crises.” (03/27/24)