Abuse of the Social Security Trust Fund Began in the 1980s

The mishandling of Social Security funds has been going on since the mid-1980s. As soon as the surpluses, resulting from the 1983 payroll tax hike, first began to flow into the Treasury, politicians from both political parties began using the money like a giant slush fund. At that time, it would be at least 30 … Continue reading Abuse of the Social Security Trust Fund Began in the 1980s