7/13/2002 02:08:00 PM
by The MinuteMan
Social Security Privatization - Ta Ta for Now
A good idea whose time will come? Sure, I think so, but our new "Issue Skipper" says, this idea is dead for this year. Election year politics, corporate scandal, and a stock market swoon create too big a mountain to climb. This is a true no-guts prediction, by the way, since the Times
quotes Trent Lott thusly:
"We're not going to act in this area this year. They know it. We know it. And hopefully the senior citizens know it.
And hopefully, I know it too. For now.