From the Washington Post:
“What we have done is kicked this can down the road. We are now at the end of the road and are not in a position to kick it any further,” he said. “We have to signal seriousness in this by making sure some of the hard decisions are made under my watch, not someone else’s.”
I believe he can do it too. And, given the circumstances, the time is right.
The easiest decision to start? Means testing. Rich people don’t need Social Security and Medicare.