Columns and Press Releases

Columns and Press Releases

233 Members of Congress Just Voted to Steal Social Security’s $2.9 Trillion Surplus

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 12, 2018 Contact: Linda Benesch, [email protected] 233 Members of Congress Just Voted to Steal Social Security’s $2.9 Trillion Surplus (Washington, DC) — The following is a statement from Nancy Altman, President of Social Security Works, in r...
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Social Security and Medicare Are Alive. Paul Ryan is (Politically) Dead.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 11, 2018 Contact: Linda Benesch, [email protected] Social Security and Medicare Are Alive. Paul Ryan is (Politically) Dead. (Washington, DC) — The following is a statement from Alex Lawson, executive director of Social Security Works, in reaction to P...
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Rick Scott is an Enemy of Seniors and Working Families

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 9, 2018 Contact: Linda Benesch, [email protected] Rick Scott is an Enemy of Seniors and Working Families (Washington, DC) —  Below is a statement from Jon "Bowzer" Bauman, President of Social Security Works PAC, in response to Governor R...
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$480 Million Increase For Social Security Administration is Progress After Years of Cuts

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 23rd, 2018 Contact: Linda Benesch, [email protected] $480 Million Increase For Social Security Administration is Progress After Years of Cuts (Washington, DC) — The following is a statement from Nancy Altman, President of Social Security Works,...
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New Polling on Social Security, Medicare, and Prescription Drug Prices

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, March 16th, 2018 Contact: Linda Benesch, [email protected] New Polling on Social Security, Medicare, and Prescription Drug Prices Voters overwhelmingly support expanding Social Security and Medicare, as well as taking federal action to lower dr...
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Social Security Works Statement for House Natural Resources Committee Hearing on FY19 Budget

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 15, 2018 Contact: Linda Benesch, [email protected] Social Security Works Statement for House Natural Resources Committee Hearing on FY19 Budget (Washington, DC) — The following is a statement from Alex Lawson, President of Social Security Work...
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Conor Lamb’s Victory Shows that Democrats Win By Fighting for Social Security and Medicare

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 14, 2018 Contact: Linda Benesch, [email protected] Conor Lamb's Victory Shows that Democrats Win By Fighting for Social Security and Medicare Below is a statement from Alex Lawson, Executive Director of Social Security Works, in response to Cono...
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Seniors Beware: Donald Trump’s Budget is Disastrous for You

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 12th, 2018 Contact: Linda Benesch, [email protected] 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, [email protected] 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, [email protected] 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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