Social Security Online - HISTORY: Vote tallies on 1935 law
You right wing extremists rant and rail about Social Security and the New Deal. As I have said, it was enacted by both a majority of the members from BOTH parties and that includes Republicans.
House vote 4/19/35 on passage of the Social Security Act
Dems 284 - 15
Rep 81 - 15 (thats over 80% of republican members voting FOR it.
If that is not enough humble pie for you and Turtle to dine on jointly
Senate vote on Social Security Act
Dems 60 yes 1 no 8 not voting
REP 16 yes - 5 no - 4 not voting (thats 2 of every 3 GOP Senators voting FOR Social Security passage