WSGW OnLine Poll:   Saving Social Security  (results)

(September 8 – 15)

Recent reports suggest Social Security funding for general retirement payments are projected to be depleted as early as 2033. Disability funding would be depleted by 2057.

Analysts say these projections will only come true if Congress fails to act before that time.

POLL QUESTION: If I had to choose one of these options to help keep Social Security solvent, I would choose…
Raising taxes –  20%
Raise the retirement age –  76%
Reduce benefits –  4%