Excerpt:Â Few things illustrate Democratâ€™s penchant for preying on peopleâ€™s fears better than Social Security. Proposing changes to Social Security produces hysteria from any Democrat near a microphone. Barack Obama is no different as evidenced by his comments earlier this week.Speaking to a crowd of retirees in Ohio,
Obama â€¦ criticized McCain for being open to letting taxayers invest part of their Social Security payments in private investment accounts.
â€œImagine if your security now was tied up with the Dow Jones,â€ he said, alluding to the recent slide in stock prices. â€œYou wouldnâ€™t feel very confident about the security of your nest egg.â€