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Local Commentary: Aging reality is scarier than state budget shortfall

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By Twig Webster

At a time when state leaders are anxiously focusing on an aging transportation infrastructure, aging school buildings and an aging healthcare system, another aging crisis has been ignored.


You could hear the first rumblings of this impending crisis on Oct. 15, 2007, when the nation's first baby boomer, born Jan. 1, 1946, at 12:01, applied for Social Security Benefits.

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