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Abortion may have set America up to implode.

Consider this: As politicians scramble to posture on Social Security reform, a key element is being ignored: the effect of abortion on the SS shortfall.

Since Roe vs. Wade legalized abortion, creating an abortion industry, we’ve seen 45 million unborn babies aborted in this country.

An estimated 17 million of them would be contributing to the economy today, paying taxes, and paying into Social Security; but they will not be there.

In 2025, when Social Security is projected to be in real trouble, I wonder if anyone will stop to think about the missing persons who might have averted it? They alone could not make up the entire shortfall, but they would’ve helped immensely.

For those of us who believe abortion is the taking of an innocent life, the tragedy is not financial, but the lives that are being snuffed out.

We agree that Social Security was founded on a faulty premise, the taxing of current workers to pay benefits to workers already retired. Clearly, this money has never been “saved” for the future, but spent by the government on other programs.

Politicians can scream and posture all they like, but the fundamental reality is that the program has been heading for bankruptcy for many years, only no one would admit it until now. And abortion is helping to speed up the inevitable shipwreck.

Like the Bible says, we will be reaping what we have sown.

Steve Marr is the former CEO of the fourth largest import-export firm in the U.S., a company which facilitated international trade for many of the largest companies in America. Currently, Steve consults with with businesses and ministries utilizing ancient Biblical principles for success in today’s marketplace. Click here to contact Steve, or visit his website at www.businessproverbs.com.

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