Dozens of local Fox affiliates run misleading segments pushing Social Security benefit cuts | Salon.com

ox Broadcasting Co. used a 2017 report by the Social Security Board of Trustees nearly a year after its release to scare its viewers into thinking benefit cuts and further increases to the full retirement age are inevitable. In at least 93 news segments on May 21, dozens of Fox affiliates warned of an approaching time when Social Security tax revenue would be outpaced by its spending on benefits, without once mentioning that a modest revenue increase would solve the problem.

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  1. It is all bogus because the life expectancy for late baby boomers and gen x’s has gone down so dramatically.

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