What Does Economic Struggle Look Like?

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  • They are so dependent on the benefits, without them they would not survive! Tammy Henryville, IN
  • America is a sad state of affairs, when the seniors who worked hard all of their lives are the ones being affected. How about forgoing a youth oriented society for a multi-generational society; as in Asia, young people and seniors are respectful of each other. Lets get to a utilitarian society based on need, instead of materialism. Liz Tulsa, OK
  • Some are so distraught over just the news of the Ryan Plan that they need medication are have to stop watching the news. It's scary...Obama - Stand up and fight for the seniors, the disabled and the Children of this country.. We need public schools, higher education and our elders. Ileta West Melbourne, FL
  • My grandma won't be able to get her necessary medical costs covered without Medicare. She cannot afford to pay premiums and copays, at 86 yrs old. Katie Chico, CA
  • steady income Michael Niles, IL
  • I know elders who are hungry. Diana West Springfield, MA
  • We are unable to plan for the future with all the uncertainty in government. Helene Ny, NY
  • My mother-in-law barely makes it from month to month,precariously. Don't treat the elderly like trash! Sallie Middletown, CT
  • It's time for the revolution. Suzan Bothell, WA
  • PRETTY BLEAK WITH ALL THE CUTS WANTING TO BE MADE!! Dolly King, NC