David John

  • April 23, 2012  

    Social Security will exhaust its trust fund in 2033 — three years earlier than previous projections, the program’s trustees announced Monday. Ray Suarez, Nancy Altman of Social Security Works and the Heritage Foundation’s David John discuss its long-term health amid a retiring baby boomer population and a weakened economy. Continue reading

  • September 28, 2011  

    Social Security checks go out on Wednesday to more than 52 million Americans, but the viability of the program has recently taken center stage in the GOP presidential nomination race. Ray Suarez discusses the economics of Social Security with David John of the Heritage Foundation and Henry Aaron of the Brookings Institution. Continue reading