Everyone agrees that there are things we should do to make Social Security stronger, but, the real Social Security crisis would be the President's own privatization plan - which would cut my benefits and unravel our nation's most successful anti-poverty program.

Without Social Security, almost half of today's seniors would live in poverty. It just doesn't make sense to replace a guaranteed benefit with a guaranteed gamble.

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