Columns and Press Releases

Columns and Press Releases

Social Security Works PAC Endorses Jimmy Gomez for Congress

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, June 2nd, 2017 Contact: Linda Benesch, lbenesch@socialsecurityworks.org Social Security Works PAC Endorses Jimmy Gomez for Congress (Washington, DC) — The following is a statement from Jon "Bowzer" Bauman, President of Social Security Works PAC, endorsing Assem...
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Trump‘s Broken Social Security Promise

Nancy Altman, President, Social Security Works Stephanie Connolly, Research Director, Social Security Works Donald Trump has repeatedly pledged not to cut Social Security—a promise which his recently-released budget reveals to be a lie. Not only is Trump breaking his promise to...
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CBO Score Confirms that Trumpcare Would Be a Disaster for Seniors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, May 25th, 2017 Contact: Linda Benesch, lbenesch@socialsecurityworks.org CBO Score Confirms that Trumpcare Would Be a Disaster for Seniors (Washington, DC) — The following is a statement from Nancy Altman, President of Social Security Works, in reacti...
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Trump Administration is Lying: His Budget Proposal Does Cut Social Security

Donald Trump lies about everything from the size of his inauguration crowds to his promise to provide “great health care for a fraction of the price” to every person in America. So, it’s no surprise that Trump is lying when his Administration says his just-released budget proposal doesn’...
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Statement on Reports that Trump’s Budget Will Contain Cuts to Social Security & Medicaid

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sunday, May 21st, 2017 Contact: Linda Benesch, lbenesch@socialsecurityworks.org Statement on Reports that Trump's Budget Will Contain Cuts to Social Security & Medicaid (Washington, DC) — The following is a statement from Nancy Altman, President of Social ...
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The House Just Passed an All-Out Assault on Older Americans

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday May 4th, 2017 Contact: Linda Benesch,  lbenesch@socialsecurityworks.org The House Just Passed an All-Out Assault on Older Americans (Washington, DC) — The following is a statement from Social Security Works President Nancy Altman on the House narrowly pas...
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Any House Member Who Votes for Trumpcare Will Face the Consequences

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday May 4th, 2017 Contact: Linda Benesch, lbenesch@socialsecurityworks.org Any House Member Who Votes for Trumpcare Will Face the Consequences (Washington, DC) — The following is a statement from Social Security Works senior adviser Jon "Bowzer" Bauman on t...
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Social Security Has No Place In Budget Discussions

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Nancy Altman President, Social Security Works As Congress and the Trump Administration begin releasing their proposed budgets for FY18, Americans will be eager to know how their elected representatives fund important programs that they deserve and have paid for with their tax dollars. They w...
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Trumpcare Violates Trump’s Promise to Protect Medicare

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017 Contact: Linda Benesch, lbenesch@socialsecurityworks.org Trumpcare Violates Trump's Promise to Protect Medicare (Washington, DC) — The following is a statement from Nancy Altman, Founding Co-Director of Social Security Works, in reaction...
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Defeating Zombie Trumpcare: The Fight To Protect Medicare And Medicaid Continues

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Alex Lawson Executive Director, Social Security Works Jon (Bowzer) Bauman Electoral politics and public policy activist Donald Trump was elected president on a promise, central to his campaign, to protect Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security. That’s what the American people voted for...
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