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Debt Deal May Be Unfair to Women (July 13, 2011)

By Michelle Singletary
The Washington Post

"In 2009, Social Security helped more than 14 million Americans 65 and older stay above the poverty line, according to research from the Institute for Women’s Policy Research. Without access to Social Security, 58 percent of women and 48 percent of men 75 and older would be living below the poverty line."

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