Constituents in the 8th congressional
district want Social Security and Medicare preserved, costs on
prescription drugs lowered and promises made to veterans protected, U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth (D, IL-8) said at a roundtable discussion held this morning at Elk Grove Village's Kenneth Young Center.
have never had a senior who was on Medicare or on Social Security come
up to me and say, ‘Oh, please get rid of the program,’” Duckworth said
to the 19 others at the table.
“I’ve never had a senior tell me, ‘You know what? I really want that $600 voucher.’ They tell me, ‘Do not privatize it.’” Read more »