Means-testing: Shredding the Safety Net

by Betty Reid Mandell

1. Eric Lichtblau, "Nearly half in Congress are millionaires, study finds," The Boston Globe, December 27, 2011, p. A2.

2. Huffington Post, "Obama publicly backs means-testing Medicare,"

3. Paul Krugman, "Means-testing Medicare," New York Times, July 24, 2011.

4. Paul A. Rahe, "Is means-testing just?" Ricochet, December 12, 2011.

5. Ibid.