Doug Holtz-Eakin and Bill Galston debate the economic, financial, political and moral implications of Social Security, Medicare, the Affordable Care Act, unemployment and welfare programs. Holtz-Eakin says they're undercutting what made America great and dangerous to our fiscal soul. Galston says we can't recklessly retreat from promises made to older Americans in particular. Both men agree that complacency is our biggest problem.
Aspen Ideas Festival debate: Is America suffering from an entitlement epidemic?
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