Our major federal trust funds are projected to be insolvent within 11 years or less.
Why is it in trouble?
The retiree population is growing so fast that the system is going to be paying out more in benefits than it collects in taxes each year.
What can we do to fix Medicare?
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What is Medicare?
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Get Into the Weeds
The Case for Trust Fund Solutions
All four major trust funds are projected to be insolvent in the next 14 years. The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) projects the Highway Trust Fund will run out in Fiscal Year (FY) 2022, the Medicare HI trust fund in FY 2026, the Social Security OASI trust fund in calendar year (CY) 2032, and the SSDI trust fund in CY 2035. The Social Security and Medicare Trustees and Chief Actuaries have similar projections…
What Can I do?
Reach Out to Congress
We need Congress to fix these tough issues before our seniors, our economy, and future generations are in jeopardy. Find your representative and share your concerns.