You paid your Medicare taxes all those years and want your money's
worth: full benefits after you retire. Nearly three out of five people
say in a recent Associated Press-GfK poll that they paid into the system
so they deserve their full benefits — no cuts.
Raising the retirement age for Social Security would disproportionately
hurt low-income workers and minorities, and increase disability claims
by older people unable to work, government auditors told Congress.