Poll: Voters support SSD benefits

Discussion in 'Financial, Disability and Legal Resources' started by TwoCatDoctors, Oct 20, 2012.

  1. TwoCatDoctors

    TwoCatDoctors New Member

    "Among the key findings of the poll:

    •83% of voters - including 75% of Republicans – agree it would be unfair to cut SSDI benefits to working Americans who have paid into SSDI

    •80% of survey respondents support the SSDI benefits program

    •Only 8% of voters polled believe SSDI should be cut

    •77% of those polled agree that Congress should focus on programs other
    than SSDI to make budget cuts

    •73% support SSDI program after hearing allegations that the program is another government handout program"

    Read more here:
    http://www.sacbee.com/2012/10/11/4901951/poll-overwhelming-majority-of.html