What Has Been Promised

by President George W. Bush

Because the... all which is on the table begins to address the big cost drivers. For example, how benefits are calculate, for example, is on the table; whether or not benefits rise based upon wage increases or price increases. There's a series of parts of the formula that are being considered. And when you couple that, those different cost drivers, affecting those... changing those with personal accounts, the idea is to get what has been promised more likely to be... or closer delivered to what has been promised. Does that make any sense to you? It's kind of muddled.


President George W. Bush, while explaining his plan to save Social Security, spoke these words in Tampa, Florida on February 4th, 2005. Today, along with the rest of the world, he'll discover the identity of his successor. (Don't forget to vote.)