National Press Club

Social Security Privatization

January 14, 2005

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Run time: 115 minutes

Participants talked about proposed plans to reform the Social Security system, including proposals to partially privatize the system for younger workers. Among the issues they addressed were predictions about the solvency of Social Security, costs of administering the old and new systems, and potential political pitfalls of alterations to the system's administration. Following their remarks they answered questions from the audience.