Retirement Insecurity

May 23, 2011 - 3:57 AM
Nicholas Read poses for a photo at the University at Buffalo South Campus where he once taught as a graduate assistant in Buffalo, N.Y., Thursday, May 19, 2011. They're not buying it. Most Americans say they don't believe Medicare has to be cut to balance the federal budget, and ditto for Social Security, a new poll shows. "I’m pretty confident Medicare will be there, because there would be a rebellion among voters," said Read. "Republicans only got a hint of that this year. They got burned. They touched the hot stove." (AP Photo/David Duprey)