"There is no milking of the social security system. To any degree. Social Security IS A PAYROLL DEDUCTION. ITS TAKEN OUT OF YOUR PAYCHECK. EVERY SINGLE TIME YOU ARE PAID THERE IS A LINE ON YOUR PAY STUB SHOWING THAT YOUR MONEY HAS BEEN TAKEN OUT OF YOUR PAYCHECK NOW, WHILE YOUR WORKING THATS YOU, EARING YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS."
While trying to find this simple, concise explanation of how social security works on the internet, I must have come across 50 to 100 results claiming Rachel Maddow had 'blinders on'.
"...the Social Security Board of Trustees, the program's trust funds have $2.5 trillion in them."
IT HAS THEM DROOLING.