Senate Majority Leader, Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) tried to use the failed Republican tax cuts for the rich to guilt Democrats into cutting Social Security and Medicare to lower the deficit.
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) pounced after Trump's incoming chief of staff Reince Priebus said that he doesn't think Trump wants to meddle with Social Security and Medicare. Sanders showed in a statement that if Republicans move to mess with the beloved programs they will have a Bernie Sanders problem.
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) is pushing back hard against a Paul Ryan inspired Republican idea to cut both Social Security and Medicare next year.
Republicans who are now worried sick about America's children's future, have already taken care to assure future generations will stay mired in poverty and ignorance.