Budget Hero: The data

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Related: Budget Heroes of all stripes back Social Security changes

Since his second inauguration, President Obama has pitched changes to Social Security and Medicare as part of a budget plan that would reduce the national deficit. While he says his proposals were designed to meet congressional Republicans halfway, they make some of the president’s Democratic colleagues nervous as they look ahead to midterm elections.

With entitlements set to take center stage in Washington’s latest round of budget battles, we took the opportunity to find out what players of Budget Hero have to say about it all.