Now that New York’s crusading attorney general, Eliot Spitzer, has attacked wrongdoing in the mutual fund, investment banking and insurance industries, he should turn his attention to a financial fraud that dwarfs those he has exposed thus far–a scam that makes Enron’s accounting scandal look like petty theft.

Mr. Spitzer should sue the federal government to recover the $1.8 trillion or so that Uncle Sam embezzled from our so-called Social Security “trust fund.”

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