By Michelle Singletary Michelle Singletary Personal finance columnist
Is ‘Peaches’ the wall more important than fixing Social Security?
If a wall called "Peaches" can shut down the government for more than a month, I can only imagine the nasty battle ahead on fixing the Social Security shortfall. The time is now to start negotiations to ensure this financial lifeline for so many isn’t disrupted. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP)