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If you're one of the millions of Americans who believes we should expand Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid and lower prescription drug prices, we need YOU to take action TODAY!
Whether you sign a petition, call your members of Congress, join us for a protest or donate, your effort is what will produce the economic justice we all seek to experience.
We look forward to your support!
Social Security COLAs Need to Reflect the Real Expenses Beneficiaries Face

Take Action: Defeat Trumpcare

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Like a weed, Trumpcare just won’t stop popping up. We’ve mounted unprecedented resistance over and over, but Republicans keep trying to sneak it through. Now, Republican Senators Lindsey Graham (SC) and Bill Cassidy (LA) have introduced the latest edition of Trumpcare. And they have until nex...
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Social Security Expansion and the U.S. Congress

Bills Introduced in the 115th Congress to Expand Social Security Bill Name   Changes to Social Security Lifts the cap CPI-E Extends Solvency Other Benefits Increases Social Security Expansion Act S. 427 & H.R. 1114         Sen. Bernie S...
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Social Security Works Letter of Support for Social Security 2100 Act

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Social Security Works is happy to support Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) and Rep. John Larson (D-CT-1) as they reintroduce the Social Security 2100 Act of 2017. This legislation would expand Social Security benefits for all Americans. Please see our letters of support below. Senate Letter of Suppo...
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Social Security Administration Hiring Freeze Opposition Letter

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The Trump Administration began a federal hiring freeze upon commencing their term. Social Security Works and the Strengthen Social Security Coalition stand firm against any efforts to undermine our Social Security system, including under resourcing the Social Security Administration. Here are the...
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SSSC Letter in Opposition to Tom Price for HHS

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Strengthen Social Security Coalition Letter opposing Rep. Tom Price's nomination to Secretary of Health and Human Services. Full text: Dear Senator: The Strengthen Social Security Coalition is a broad-based alliance of over 350 national and statewide organizations, including women’s, labor, a...
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Senate Democrats to Join Seniors and Veterans Who Will Deliver More Than 800,000 Petition Signatures Demanding a Vote on the SAVE Benefits Act

Contact: Linda Benesch, [email protected]                Lacey Rose, [email protected] Senate Democrats to Join Seniors and Veterans Who Will Deliver More Than 800,000 Petition Signatures Demanding a Vote on the SAVE Benefits Act The Bill Would Make Up the Missing 20...
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Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton Will Join Coalition Leaders to Deliver More Than 150,000 Petition Signatures to the Postmaster General in Support of Postal Banking

For immediate release, December 16, 2015 Contact: Lacy Crawford Jr., [email protected] Advisory for Washington DC, Thurs. Dec. 17th 10 am Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton Joins Coalition Leaders to Deliver More Than 150,000 Petition Signatures to the Postmaster General in ...
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Congressional Progressive Caucus Co-chairs Rep. Ellison and Rep. Grijalva Along With Rep. Marcia Fudge Deliver Letter and 375,000 Petition Signatures to the Department of Education Urging an End to Social Security Benefit Garnishments for Student Debt.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, October 23, 2015 Congressional Progressive Caucus Co-chairs Rep. Ellison and Rep. Grijalva Along With Rep. Marcia Fudge Deliver Letter and 375,000 Petition Signatures to the Department of Education Urging an End to Social Security Benefit Garnishments for Student Debt...
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Congressmembers to Deliver Letter and Over 350,000 Petition Signatures to the Department of Education Urging an End to Social Security Benefit Garnishments for Student Debt.

Congressional Progressive Caucus Co-chairs Rep. Ellison and Rep. Grijalva Along With Rep. Marcia Fudge To Deliver Letter and Over 350,000 Petition Signatures to the Department of Education Urging an End to Social Security Benefit Garnishments for Student Debt. Coalition Includes AFL-CIO, Alliance fo...
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SSSC Letter to President Obama about Social Security Public Trustees

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Letter to White House on Public Trustees July 20, 2015...
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