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Yes, the ERA Has Been Ratified

Yes, the ERA Has Been Ratified

  By Thomas L. Knapp On January 15, Virginia became the 38th state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment. According to the US Constitution, that makes the ERA part of “the supreme law of the land.” But, say others, not so fast: When Congress proposed the amendment to the states in 1971, it set a […]

Kick the Can Down the Road–Social Security

Kick the Can Down the Road–Social Security

by Logan McFadden The long term solvency of the Social Security funds has been kicked down the road by Congress for several years. Now, dosage the Social Security Disability Insurance Trust Fund is running low and will dry up in 2016. Some politicians suggest cannibalizing the Old Age Trust Fund should be the immediate response. […]