Biden for President

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:30 TV ad from Sept. 3, 2020 run in battleground states.


Female Announcer:  The chief actuary of the Social Security Administration just released an analysis of Trump's planned cuts to Social Security.

Under Trump's plan, Social Security would become permanently depleted by the middle of calendar year 2023.

If Trump gets his way, Social Security benefits will run out in just three years from now.

Don't let it happen.

Joe Biden will protect Social Security.

Biden (voiceover):  I'm Joe Biden and I approve this message.

Notes: No press release on this ad, first reported by NBC News.  See also: Glenn Kessler.  "Biden campaign attacks a Trump Social Security ‘plan’ that does not exist."  Washington Post, Sept. 4, 2020.