Max Richtman

National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare

Guest

President of the nonprofit National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare

Max Richtman on KCRW

Rick Perry  has made  Social Security  a "white hot" political issue once again.

How Secure is Social Security?

Rick Perry has made Social Security a "white hot" political issue once again.

from Which Way, L.A.?

In  today's speech  on deficit reduction, President Obama said  Social Security  should be treated separately — at some later time.

Social Security: 'Ponzi Scheme' or 'Monstrous Lie?'

In today's speech on deficit reduction, President Obama said Social Security should be treated separately — at some later time.

from To the Point

More from KCRW

The California Botanic Garden in Claremont has a Noah’s Ark of native plants. That’s where freezers preserve seeds from plants that might go extinct.

from Greater LA

Unable to develop the land, the Bruce family decided to sell Bruce’s Beach back to LA County for $20 million. KCRW speaks to the attorney representing the family.

from Greater LA

Panelists discuss the current state of Russia’s war against Ukraine, how democracy is shifting across the globe, and the legacy of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

from Left, Right & Center

Panelists discuss their political lessons from 2022, the biggest moments, and what they’re tracking as we head into 2023.

from Left, Right & Center

One week after the Monterey Park mass shooting, community members gathered in Alhambra to commemorate Lunar New Year and honor those who lost their lives.

from Greater LA

Families and community members are still seeking answers following the shooting at a Monterey Park ballroom dance studio after a Lunar New Year celebration.

from Greater LA

Panelists discuss Kyrsten Sinema’s departure from the Democratic Party, what a plot to overthrow the government in Germany has in common with America’s far right and how social media…

from Left, Right & Center

The perfume industry is moving away from its commercial French roots to something a little more LA: more diverse, accessible, and artistic.

from Greater LA

Following the violent beating and death of Tyre Nichols, retired LAPD Sergeant Cheryl Dorsey looks at the Memphis police department and what went wrong.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand