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  • Security's
  • Democratic critics claim Bush is exaggerating Social Security's problems just as he overstated Saddam Hussein's weapons arsenal to justify war in Iraq, inflated the nation's economic woes to build support for his tax cuts and disparaged rival John Kerry as a risky wartime choice for the nation to bolster his re-election chances. (capitolhillblue.com)
  • Framing Social Security's as a looming crises makes it easier to try to sell a fix, analysts suggest. (capitolhillblue.com)
  • Furthermore, this latest proposal would do absolutely nothing to address Social Security's long-term solvency shortfall. (somd.com)
  • In fact, this Republican proposal would actually weaken Social Security's solvency by diverting the surpluses that are expected over the next several years and depleting the Social Security Trust Fund even sooner. (somd.com)
  • Democrats are absolutely committed to addressing Social Security's shortfall, but we are adamantly opposed to privatization schemes that seek to unravel the program's promise to America's seniors. (somd.com)
  • JUSTICE
  • Social Planning and Reserach Council of BC (SPARC BC) was established in 1966 and is a leader in applied social research, social policy analysis and community development approaches to social justice. (eventbrite.ca)
  • The University's senior administration is reviewing a proposal to create a Social Justice Center, a physical office space for Brandeis students involved with social justice activism. (thejustice.org)
  • The center is really about making a visible community of Brandeis social justice activists on and off campus," Kate Alexander '12, who drafted the proposal with the help of Associate Dean of Student Life Jamele Adams, said in an interview with the Justice. (thejustice.org)
  • The proposal outlines four key ways in which the center will serve the University: increasing collaboration between on-campus club initiatives, connecting current Brandeis students with alumni, remembering Brandeis' history of social justice activism and recognizing past and ongoing contributions that have furthered social justice activism. (thejustice.org)
  • The proposal recommends that the Social Justice Center be located in the Carl J. Ruth Shapiro Campus Center. (thejustice.org)
  • If we are going to say social justice is a founding principle of our University, that alone merits it a space in the center of campus and it won't be as effective if it is anywhere else," Alexander said. (thejustice.org)
  • The great thing about Brandeis is that we have this really great social justice history that should be accessible to all students and it shouldn't be that you can get out of this University without asking questions about it or at least being vaguely aware. (thejustice.org)
  • Alexander defined social justice as "recognizing the need of a community beyond yourself and giving back to it without the expectation that you're going to receive anything from your actions. (thejustice.org)
  • In an interview with the Justice, Adams said that the Social Justice Center is "a little further developed concept than [the ARC] was" because the ARC was a "floating office" that did not have an official location. (thejustice.org)
  • He said that the Social Justice Center has the potential to serve as "a great resource" for student activist groups to coordinate. (thejustice.org)
  • Programmes
  • The Study plan consists of one part that is specific for the PhD programme in Social Anthropology, and one common part shared by all PhD programmes at the Faculty of Social Sciences and Technology Management. (ntnu.edu)
  • overhaul
  • Bush watchers say his flat-out campaign for Social Security overhaul fits a familiar pattern that he exhibited in pushing three tax cuts and a major education bill through Congress and in invading Iraq without broad international support. (capitolhillblue.com)
  • The proposals could become a political liability for Republicans on the ballot in the 2006 midterm elections if Bush fails to convince the public that Social Security overhaul is needed now. (capitolhillblue.com)
  • Part of AECL 's Communication Plan overhaul involved regaining control of hundreds of sprawling internal websites and determining the best approach to deploying a content management system (CMS) for the launch of a new, centralized site for employee knowledge management, myAECL. (prescientdigital.com)
  • strengthen
  • It was great to connect with everyone, and celebrate our work to strengthen communities in our region, and address our social challenges. (communitycouncil.ca)
  • If the SDGs are not someone else's agenda but an agenda vetted and embraced by local actors, the role of international civil society entities like Plan is not - or not just - to provide solutions, sage advice and expertise, but to strengthen the social accountability fabric. (planusa.org)
  • Our job is to create safe and brave spaces for the voices of the vulnerable, the invisible, to ensure the marginalized are heard and to strengthen social accountability structures so their rights are served. (planusa.org)
  • services
  • In South Australia, the Department for Communities and Social Inclusion, based in the capital city of Adelaide, provides services across a state where the population is relatively small, at about 1.7 million people, but is spread over a huge geographic area of more than 350,000 square miles (900,000 square kilometers), much of it arid desert and scrubland. (esri.com)
  • The department plays the lead role for the South Australian government in the planning and delivery of social services to some of the community's most disadvantaged people. (esri.com)
  • These activities made it clear that a plan was needed to fully reap the benefits this technology could bring to social services planning. (esri.com)
  • This presentation was part of the American Planning Association's Texas Section 'Planning Services Track, Technology and Planning Session' on Friday, October 8, 2010. (slideshare.net)
  • Betty Balderston, president of the Emmanuel congregation, which sponsors the three social services organized as Bridging the Gap , said the warming center is open only during the day in the winter, most of its users are not homeless, and they simply reflect the overall population of the city. (centralmaine.com)
  • The Department of Health supports in principle the creation of a chief social worker covering adult services," said a spokesperson. (communitycare.co.uk)
  • Migrating Manulife Financial 's Lotus Notes website into a true full-service intranet and then merging it with the corporate intranets of Boston-based John Hancock and Halifax-based subsidiary Maritime Life required strategic planning and careful management, and Prescient was called upon to provide full-cycle intranet managed services. (prescientdigital.com)
  • Democrats
  • But if he can pull this off and steal Social Security from the Democrats, he can get a leg up on helping to cement the nation's political realignment in favor of the Republican Party," Buchanan said. (capitolhillblue.com)
  • They need to drop their privatization plans and join Democrats in crafting a bipartisan agreement that would shore up Social Security for future generations. (somd.com)
  • emotional
  • Race to the Top district applicants were able to earn up to 10 bonus points on their applications if they proposed ways to address students' social, emotional, or behavioral needs. (edweek.org)
  • "Social-Emotional Learning Gets Race to Top Boost," May 3, 2013. (edweek.org)
  • Because of this focus, SCUSD has been selected to receive funding for participation in a national initiative on social and emotional learning. (scusd.edu)
  • As a high-poverty, urban district, our students face many challenges that can inhibit crucial emotional and social advancement," said Superintendent Jonathan Raymond. (scusd.edu)
  • Serve as demonstration sites that others can visit to observe systemic social and emotional learning in action. (scusd.edu)
  • retirement income
  • There are three main sources of retirement income: Social Security, employer-provided retirement programs and privately acccumulated assets. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • Individuals who desire retirement income above this minimum level must take steps to supplement their Social Security benefits. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • However, many retirees find that the interest and dividends they receive from these resources are insufficient to provide an adequate retirement income, even when combined with Social Security and pension benefits. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • Right now, Social Security is supposed to provide up to a third of our retirement income. (govexec.com)
  • Meanwhile, the thing to keep in mind is if you earn a salary that is above average, you can't count on Social Security to provide a third of your retirement income. (govexec.com)
  • pension
  • A pension plan is simply a program established by an employer to invest money today in order to provide continuing income to employees upon their retirement. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • The Keogh Act of 1962 allows these organizations to establish tax-qualified pension plans for the benefit of all employees, including the owners. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • IRAs were created by Congress in 1974 in an effort to extend the tax benefits of corporate pension plans to all persons in the work force. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • If your husband has a 401(k) or other retirement savings plan and a company pension, he can provide you survivor's benefits or name you as the beneficiary on both these accounts. (govexec.com)
  • The pension benefit for FERS is hardly enough to account for a 30 percent loss in Social Security benefits, even with the Thrift Savings Plan factored in. (govexec.com)
  • future
  • The president's plan would allow workers under age 55 to divert up to 4 percentage points of their Social Security taxes into private stock and bond investment accounts in exchange for lower guaranteed future benefits. (capitolhillblue.com)
  • Changes have been made to Social Security in the past, and it soon will be time to make changes for the future. (govexec.com)
  • Urban
  • He has been head of planning schools in UK and Australia, and iscurrently Associate Professor of Urban and Regional Planning atQueensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia. (barnesandnoble.com)
  • roles
  • Munro also proposed the creation of principal social worker roles for children and families to provide local leadership in each English council. (communitycare.co.uk)
  • establish
  • Several House Republicans now propose that we use the Social Security surpluses to establish private accounts within the program. (somd.com)
  • provide
  • Social Security is designed to provide a minimum 'livable' income. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • The traditional planning report cannot provide this data in a manageable format. (slideshare.net)
  • The government has backed "in principle" the appointment of a chief social worker to provide leadership across the whole profession. (communitycare.co.uk)
  • Risk Reduction Managers have the important responsibility of helping to monitor events in order to provide a safe social environment. (presby.edu)
  • work
  • The right plan has many facets that work together to increase the likelihood of success. (slideshare.net)
  • In a health and social care settings, health care professional's health care assistants hold an important diary of their up-to-date schedule with their work rota's and meetings with other health care professionals. (bartleby.com)
  • role
  • Bottom line: International civil society entities like Plan have an important role to play in in the SDG journey, here in the U.S. and elsewhere. (planusa.org)
  • people
  • As the government considers changing Social Security benefits, I wonder what plans it has to prop up FERS for us young people. (govexec.com)
  • All health and social care sectors have to follow principles and values, principles explain to people what the right way to behave is, whereas values are based on what beliefs are important to the person and what they believe to be right and wrong for themselves as an individual. (bartleby.com)
  • program
  • Everybody, it seems, is familiar with the program, but many government folks are unclear about exactly how it might play into their retirement plans. (govexec.com)
  • years
  • Over the past five years Plan has been leading its Because I am a Girl campaign, focused on getting girls to go and stay in school. (planusa.org)
  • But keep in mind if you stop working before 62, your actual Social Security benefit will be based on the years of earned income that you had during your working career. (govexec.com)
  • discuss
  • M2- Use different sociological perspectives to discuss patterns and trends of health and illness in TWO different social groups. (bartleby.com)