• McCarthy Promised No Social Security Cut In Debt Ceiling Deal, Manchin Says

    12 days ago - By Forbes

    House Speaker Kevin McCarthy has privately ruled out proposing cuts to Social Security and Medicare in exchange for raising the debt ceiling, according to Sen. Joe Manchin .
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  • McCarthy Promised No Social Security Cut In Debt Ceiling Deal, Manchin Says

    12 days ago - By Forbes

    Speaker Kevin McCarthy has ruled out a hard-right idea to cut Social Security and Medicare as part of a deal to raise the debt ceiling, according to Sen. Joe Manchin .
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  • Kevin McCarthy reportedly agrees to leave cuts to Social Security and Medicare off the table in debt ceiling negotiations

    12 days ago - By Business Insider

    Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
    Kevin McCarthy agreed not to cut Social Security and Medicare in debt ceiling negotiations, Sen. Joe Manchin told reporters.
    Previously, cuts to those programs were on the table as the GOP negotiated terms to raise the debt limit.
    Manchin, and even former President Trump, urged the GOP to leave those programs alone.
    On Wednesday, West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin told reporters that Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy has agreed to leave cuts to Medicare and Social Security off the table in debt ceiling negotiations. This came...
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