Entitlement Reform

AEI Report: Americans Are Getting Older and Dying Younger

A recent paper on American demographics bodes ill for the country's economic and social health. The report by Lyman Stone, adjunct fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, finds that while the American population is becoming older, life expectancies of working-age people are declining. This trend, in tandem with the straining of the country's institutions, has serious implications for America's future.

Experts: We Must Reform Entitlements

Democrats: We’d rather not

Members of the House Budget Committee heard revealing testimony Tuesday from senior administrators of Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security—federal entitlements that face certain bankruptcy unless Congress acts soon to restructure the programs.