Means Testing for Social Security
Social Security is designed to ensure that all Americans live a secure and dignified retirement. Wealthy Americans who have no financial concerns and don’t need the support shouldn’t receive it so that the program can be more sustainable for those who do.
Problems to be Solved
- Social Security is a costly program that is paying money out to people who don’t need it
As President, I will…
- Work with Congress to alter Social Security into a means-tested program where Americans with more post-retirement income receive lower benefits on a sliding scale. This would save billions a year and help ensure Social Security’s solvency for future generations.