"Judson, as on Illinoian I would like to assure you that naming this nitwit "the biggest idiot of the day" is so right on. Let me tell you that thousands of us write and call etc to this idiot and we are all puzzled where our…"
Unfortunately it is an expense. The money that has been paid into Social Security has been spent - there is no "lock box". All payments made by Social Security come from the General Fund. As we "cash" the IOU's held by Social Security it has to come from somewhere and that is from current General Fund receipts... A complete disaster for us all.