The U.S. fertility rate has dropped to its lowest level since the government began keeping track...

|By:, SA News Editor

The U.S. fertility rate has dropped to its lowest level since the government began keeping track of the data - a troubling trend that likely will force the U.S. to rethink how to financially support the elderly and fund programs like Social Security and Medicare, ongoing economic debates that will take on even more weight as the country ages.