Skip Navigation

Close and don't show again.

Your browser is out of date.

You may not get the full experience here on National Journal.

Please upgrade your browser to any of the following supported browsers:

Reveal Navigation

PICTURES: Four Major Changes That Could Ease the Entitlements Battle PICTURES: Four Major Changes That Could Ease the Entitlements Bat... PICTURES: Four Major Changes That Could Ease the Entitlements Battle PICTURES: Four Major Chan...

share
This ad will end in seconds
 
Close X

Not a member? Learn More »

Forget Your Password?

Don't have an account? Register »

Reveal Navigation
 

 

Budget / BUDGET

PICTURES: Four Major Changes That Could Ease the Entitlements Battle

NOVATO, CA - FEBRUARY 10:  Fred Lear (R) sits in on an activities session at the Lifelong Medical Marin Adult Day Health Care Center on February 10, 2011 in Novato, California.  LifeLong Medical Care in Novato is a state-licensed center that provides adult day health care and activities to nearly 60 Marin County seniors and would be forced to close if California Gov. Jerry Brown's proposed budget cuts were to be approved by the state legislature in order to make up for California's $28 billion deficit. The deep cuts to Medi-Cal would jeopardize up to 300 adult day care centers throughout California and displace nearly 37,000 people that depend on the service.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Fred Lear(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

May 13, 2011

When lawmakers debate the tools they have to manage the transition of the country’s social-insurance programs into the next century—how to tax, what to spend, and various policy changes—they work with a variety of assumptions about what the United States and its economy will be like. Long-term trends are just as important as short-term shocks. Changes in four key areas, alone or in concert, could help alleviate the financial pressure driving the entitlements debate—or raise the stakes.

You May Find These of Interest
Get us in your feed.
Job Board
Search Jobs
Watershed Resources Specialist
American Society of Civil Engineers | San Francisco, CA
Project Manager II
American Society of Civil Engineers | Memphis, TN
Manager of Engineering
American Society of Civil Engineers | Berkeley, CA
Mechanical Engineer - Dallas, TX
American Society of Civil Engineers | Dallas, TX
SENIOR STRUCTURAL ENGINEER / ENGINEERING PRODUCTION MANAGER
American Society of Civil Engineers | Boulder, CO
Senior GCP Auditor
American Society of Civil Engineers | San Francisco, CA
Structural Engineer
American Society of Civil Engineers | Orlando, FL
Construction Engineering
American Society of Civil Engineers | Chicago, IL
Concrete Testing Technician & Special Inspectors
American Society of Civil Engineers | New York, NY
SharePoint Specialist - Englewood, CO
American Society of Civil Engineers | Englewood, CO
Construction Engineer
American Society of Civil Engineers | Cleveland, OH
Rail Vehicle Mechanical Engineer - Elmira, NY
American Society of Civil Engineers | Philadelphia, PA
Structural Engineer
American Society of Civil Engineers | Chicago, IL
Engineering Manager
American Society of Civil Engineers | Springfield, VA
 
Comments
comments powered by Disqus