Social Security and Medicare funds remain under pressure

AN ANNUAL REPORT on the state of the Medicare and Social Security programs found that both programs have been significantly affected by the pandemic and the recession of 2020. / AP FILE PHOTO/ BRADLEY C. BOWER
WASHINGTON (AP) – Social Security and Medicare, the government’s two biggest benefit programs, remain under intense financial pressure with the retirement of millions of baby boomers and a devastating pandemic putting increased pressures on the two programs’ finances. A report from the programs’ trustees released Tuesday moved up by one year the date for the…

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