As the U.S. Congress haggles over a budget deal, tax-break extensions and other thorny matters, lawmakers from both parties appear united on one thing: Nazis should not receive U.S. government retirement benefits.
A bipartisan bill introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives would cut off Nazi war criminals from U.S. benefits.
Nazi war criminals should not be receiving Social Security benefits, a White House spokesman said.
Dozens of suspected Nazi war criminals and SS guards collected millions of dollars in Social Security payments after being forced out of the United States, an investigation by The Associated Press found.
Finger-pointing Republicans say they lost the election because Americans want ‘stuff’ like health and retirement benefits. That’s because we paid for ‘em, writes J.J. Goldberg.