> I remember he
>led the full-tilt privatization faction of the SS advisory commission a
while back when he was at U Mich. He is opposed to a loosening now, I think.>
Wrong. He was in a "middle" faction.
Note that the "full-tilt" right-wing faction of said commission did not advocate full privatization at all. Their own proposal was very limited, in comparison to 'full' privatization.