Reports & Resources

Reports & Resources

Policies that would Cut Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI)

As Congress and the new Administration begin setting their legislative agenda for the 115th Congress, legislators should be especially watchful for proposals that would...
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Representative Sam Johnson’s Social Security Plan: The Younger You Are, the Bigger the Cut

Representative Sam Johnson (R-TX03), powerful chairman of the Social Security Subcommittee of the House Ways and Means Committee,  recently-introduced Social Security Reform Act of...
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Frequently Asked Questions about Medicare

As Congress and the incoming Administration debate changes to our nation’s health care system, Americans should be especially watchful for proposals that would cut...
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New Polling: Americans Are United in Support of Expanding Social Security

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, October 26th, 2016 Contact: Linda Benesch, lbenesch@socialsecurityworks.org New Polling: Americans Are United in Support of Expanding Social Security (Washington, DC) — Today, Social Security Works released...
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Frequently Asked Questions about Social Security’s COLA

In October 2016, Social Security’s annual cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) for 2017 will be calculated, and Social Security beneficiaries will learn by what percentage their...
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Social Security Does Not Contribute to the Federal Debt

By law, Social Security does not contribute to the federal debt. The federal debt is a compilation of all annual deficits minus all annual surpluses....
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Social Security’s Services to Americans Are under Threat

Millions of Americans rely on the world-class services provided by the Social Security Administration (SSA) each year. In addition to administering the nation’s primary...
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Social Security’s Services to Alabama Residents Are under Threat

Millions of Americans rely on the world-class services provided by the Social Security Administration (SSA) each year. In addition to administering the nation’s primary...
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