President Obama wants to cut Social Security benefits.1 And Medicare benefits.2
Signing a petition is not enough.
Send an unambiguous message to your representative and senators:
If you vote to cut Social Security or Medicare benefits, I will oppose your re-election.
Alternatively, you can look up your 9-digit zip code with the postal service
Dean Baker, Center for Economic and Policy Research, April 5, 2013: "The Chained CPI: a Cut to Social Security Benefits"
Robert Reich, Truthout, April 10, 2013: "The President Offers to Cut Social Security and Republicans Agree"
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