Donald Trump pauses after a busy 10 days that concerned people of all races, classes and nationalities, including, oddly, statisticians -- here's why. (Photo: AP)

Statisticians are voicing fears about the possibility that data will be manipulated to support whatever position the Trump administration may adopt, on everything from abortion to immigration to racial inequality.

And there’s another possibility that seniors should beware of: massaging the numbers to back unwelcome changes to the social safety net, including Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid.

Complete your profile to continue reading and get FREE access to, part of your ALM digital membership.

Your access to unlimited content isn’t changing.
Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Critical information including cutting edge post-reform success strategies, access to educational webcasts and videos, resources from industry leaders, and informative Newsletters.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM, BenefitsPRO magazine and events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including and

Already have an account?


Join BenefitsPRO

Don’t miss crucial news and insights you need to navigate the shifting employee benefits industry. Join now!

  • Unlimited access to - your roadmap to thriving in a disrupted environment
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including and
  • Exclusive discounts on and ALM events.

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join BenefitsPRO

Copyright © 2023 ALM Global, LLC. All Rights Reserved.