An advocate for retired persons says some have lead the public to believe that Social Security is part of the federal budget deficit. He says that simply isn't true.
Wisconsin Alliance For Retired Americans Executive Director Billy Feitlinger spoke at the Rhinelander District Library.
In the upcoming debate in Congress this fall, a proposal is to cut the amount of potential increases called the "Chained CPI".
He outlined the descent the economy has taken since 2000, including the Great Recession....