Columns and Press Releases

Columns and Press Releases

Seniors Beware: Donald Trump’s Budget is Disastrous for You

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 12th, 2018 Contact: Linda Benesch, lbenesch@socialsecurityworks.org Seniors Beware: Donald Trump's Budget is Disastrous for You (Washington, DC) — The following is a statement from Nancy Altman, President of Social Security Works, in reaction to ...
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Ivanka Trump and Marco Rubio Want to Cut Your Social Security as the Price for Caring for Your Newborn

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 5th, 2018 Contact: Linda Benesch, lbenesch@socialsecurityworks.org Ivanka Trump and Marco Rubio Want to Cut Your Social Security as the Price for Caring for Your Newborn (Washington, DC) — The following is a statement from Nancy Altman, President of Social Se...
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The Trump Agenda is a Threat to Social Security

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 30th, 2017 Contact: Linda Benesch, lbenesch@socialsecurityworks.org The Trump Agenda is a Threat to Social Security (Washington, DC) — The following is a statement from Nancy Altman, President of Social Security Works, in reaction to Donald Trump's Sta...
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Immigrants play a vital role in securing our Social Security system’s future

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Immigrants play a vital role in securing our Social Security system’s future Nancy Altman, President, Social Security Works Donald Trump and his administration are holding millions of young Americans hostage. In return for ending the deportation of Dreamers who were brought to this country ...
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Shame on Every Senator Who Voted for Alex Azar

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, January 24th, 2018 Contact: Linda Benesch, lbenesch@socialsecurityworks.org Shame on Every Senator Who Voted for Alex Azar (Washington, DC) — The following is a statement from Alex Lawson, Executive Director of Social Security Works, in reaction to the...
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The Senate Finance Committee Should Vote Down Alex Azar’s Nomination

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 9th, 2018 Contact: Linda Benesch, lbenesch@socialsecurityworks.org The Senate Finance Committee Should Vote Down Alex Azar's Nomination (Washington, DC) — The following is a statement from Alex Lawson, Executive Director of Social Security Works, ahea...
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Senate Republicans Will Pay the Price for Their Tax Scam Next November

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 20th, 2017 Contact: Linda Benesch, lbenesch@socialsecurityworks.org Senate Republicans Will Pay the Price for Their Tax Scam Next November (Washington, DC) — The following is a statement from Alex Lawson, Executive Director of Social Security Works, in r...
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The Tax Scam Will Cost House Republicans Their Majority

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 19th, 2017 Contact: Linda Benesch, lbenesch@socialsecurityworks.org The Tax Scam Will Cost House Republicans Their Majority (Washington, DC) — The following is a statement from Alex Lawson, Executive Director of Social Security Works, in reaction to ...
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If the Tax Scam Becomes Law, Every Republican Should Fear For Their Seat

by Linda Benesch, Communications Director, Social Security Works Throughout the fight to stop the GOP tax scam, all eyes have been on a handful of Senators including Bob Corker (R-TN), Susan Collins (R-ME) and Jeff Flake (R-AZ). But with the upset victory of Doug Jones in Alabama, where Donald ...
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The GOP Tax Scam Makes The Super-Rich Even Richer

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by Nancy Altman, President, Social Security Works The hypocrisy of some prominent politicians helps explain why the public holds all of them in such low repute. Senator Bob Corker (R-TN) was a deficit hawk, voting against his Party’s tax scam, until his vote was needed. Then, his “heartfelt...
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