America's Protected Class

By Robert Samuelson - August 16, 2012

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WASHINGTON -- Judging by the political reaction, you'd think that Paul Ryan's budget takes a meat ax to Medicare and threatens economic havoc for the elderly. Just the opposite is true: the Ryan budget spares older people from almost any change or sacrifice -- and that's the problem. We have (and, to be fair, this is mainly the doing of Democrats and their intellectual apologists) made those 65...

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