Gene Steuerle
Economics, Entitlements, Pethokoukis, Taxes and Spending

The fiscal math doesn’t work: Average 50something couple will pay $1 million in payroll taxes and get $1.4 million in Social Security and Medicare benefits

The Urban Institute’s Eugene Steuerle and Caleb Quakenbush: Our updated numbers for lifetime Social Security and Medicare benefits and taxes are now available, based on the latest projections from the Social Security and CMS actuaries for the 2013 trustees’ reports for OASDI … read more >