Fact Sheets

The Ryan Roadmap: A Transfer of Resources to the Wealthiest Americans

Prior to being named Mitt Romney's running mate, Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) released "The Roadmap for America’s Future," which would radically alter our nation’s social insurance programs and tax policies.  According to an analysis by the Center for Budget and Policy Priorities, a non-partisan think tank, the plan would result in a massive transfer of resources from working and middle class Americans to the nation’s wealthiest individuals.  Here is how seniors would be affected by the Ryan Roadmap: 
Ryan Roadmap        en español

Fact Sheet: June 2012

How various deficit reduction programs would affect Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid
Effect of Various Deficit Reduction Proposals on Programs for Seniors.

Fact Sheet: March 2012

See how House Budget Committee Chairman and GOP Vice Presidential Candidate Paul Ryan's proposed FY 2013 budget would affect Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security.
The Paul Ryan Budget: Implications for Seniors.

Fact Sheet: February 2012

Dispel the many myths you’re going to hear about Social Security during this campaign season!
Social Security Myth Buster        en español

Fact Sheet: February 2012

Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid: What's at Stake in 2012
  en español 
Will across the board cuts go into effect in 2013? If so, will Medicare and Medicaid be protected?