Social Security Works Opposes the OPEN Act

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Social Security Works is strongly opposing and attempts to pass the Orphan Product Extensions Now (OPEN) Act. This legislation would increase drug prices for Americans, which is unacceptable, as drug prices are already TOO HIGH. Click here to read the Social Security Works letter in opposition to t...
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Social Security Works Endorses California’s SB 562, Healthy California Act

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Check out the Social Security Works endorsement of Healthy California Act! This bill would Save people’s lives. Ensure that every person receives the health care they need when they need it. Lower the costs of prescription drugs and medical procedures. Give people in the wealthie...
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SHAME! House Members Who Voted To Pass Trumpcare

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Alabama Rep. Bradley Byrne, AL-01 Rep. Martha Roby, AL-02 Rep. Mike Rogers, AL-03 Rep. Robert Aderholt, AL-04 Rep. Mo Brooks, AL-05 Rep. Gary Palmer, AL-06 Alaska Rep. Don Young, AK-AL Arizona Rep. Martha McSally, AZ-02 Rep. Paul Gosar, AZ-04 Rep. David Schweikert, AZ-06 Rep. Trent ...
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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 States Opposition to the Repeal of the Affordable Care Act

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Click here to read the Strengthen Social Security Coalition letter in opposition of the House Affordable Care Act (ACA) Repeal Bill. This letter was sent to the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday March 7, 2017....
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Statement on Price Vote: Every Senate Republican Just Voted to Destroy Medicare

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, February 10th, 2017 Contact: Linda Benesch,  lbenesch@socialsecurityworks.org  Every Senate Republican Just Voted to Destroy Medicare (Washington, DC) — The following is a statement from Alex Lawson, Executive Director of Social Security Works, in reacti...
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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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