Social Security at 80: Overhaul time?

...accounts for the majority of their income, according to the Social Security Administration.WHAT HAPPENS IN 2016?The trust fund that supports Social Security's disability program is projected to run dry in late 2016 - right in the middle of the...
Not For Web
Social Security disability fund to run dry next year

...and Medicare said the disability trust fund will run out of money in late 2016...benefits.Medicare's giant hospital trust fund is projected to be exhausted in 2030...noted that the life of the Medicare trust fund has been extended by 13 years since...
Not For Web
Milwaukee archdiocese settles abuse cases for $21 million

...from various sources, including insurance settlements worth $11 million and financial arrangements with the cemetery trust fund.The bankruptcy was drawn out by a complex legal fight over the fate of the cemetery fund. Documents made public two...
Not For Web
My Turn: Walker on Medicaid expansion: It's time

...Committee giving members the required 45-day notice of my intention to accept additional federal and Mental Health Trust Fund Authority funds to expand Medicaid. Before signing the letter, I met with the committee's chair to explain my intentions...
Federal highway fund not worrying AKDOT

...Transportation about the federal highway trust fund's fiscal condition has some states...without Congressional action, the trust fund is predicted to run dry sometime...states, quick reimbursements from the trust fund is the only way to fund new road...
Avery again charged with bilking woman

...accused of stealing $52 million from a woman and her trust fund, spending the money on luxury items like two homes...prosecutors allege Avery was a trustee and lawyer to the trust fund starting around 2002, and was paid $600,000 yearly...
My Turn: Social Security needs 'common sense' update

...recent government reports predict that the Social Security Trust Fund could run out of money by 2033. If that happens, Social...their fair share toward strengthening the Social Security Trust Fund.In addition to the RAISE Act, I'm continuing to...
My Turn: Social Security Trust Fund raids must stop

...of dollars of the Social Security Trust Fund have certain members of Congress...pulled that stunt on someone's trust fund we would be arrested and sent help themselves to the Seniors Trust Fund? You know that fund came about from...
Outside editorial: The myth of the Social Security trust fund

...Treasury bonds - to the Social Security Trust Fund. A lot of people speak of those...explained, the securities in the Trust Fund "do not consist of real economic...government would have to do if the Trust Fund didn't exist. The Trust Fund...
Anchorage trust fund shrinks in downturn

ANCHORAGE - A trust fund that contributes millions of dollars to pay for services in Anchorage...not that there was ever anything wrong with the strategy of the trust fund." The significant drop in the fund's value, however, means the...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback