Social Security Works Statement on Marriage Equality

Statements on Marriage Equality Decision   (Washington, DC) – The Supreme Court has issued a landmark decision today. The following are statements from the leaders of the Strengthen Social Security Coalition and Social Security Works: “Today marks a historic step

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Social Security Works Statement on Governor Bush’s Support For Social Security Cuts

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, April 17, 2015 Statement on Governor Bush’s Support For Social Security Cuts (Washington, DC) —The following is a statement from the executive director of Social Security Works in response to Governor Jeb Bush’s comments regarding Social

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Statement on Senator Marco Rubio’s Presidential announcement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, April 13, 2015 Statement on Senator Marco Rubio’s Presidential announcement (Washington, DC) —   The following are statements from the founding co-directors of Social Security Works and the co-chairs of the Strengthen Social Security Campaign: “If Senator

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Senator Bernie Sanders & Representative Jan Schakowsky to Hold Briefing: Rising Inequality and its Impact on Social Security

Media Advisory For: Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 Senator Bernie Sanders & Representative Jan Schakowsky to Hold Briefing: Rising Inequality and its Impact on Social Security Livestream Link: ***VIEW LIVESTREAM HERE***   (Washington, DC) U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Representative Jan Schakowsky

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Statement on Sen. Rand Paul’s Attack on Social Security and Americans with Disabilities

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, January 14, 2015 Statement on Sen. Rand Paul’s Attack on Social Security and Americans with Disabilities   (Washington, DC) —The following is a statement from the executive director of Social Security Works in response to Senator

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The New Republican Attack on Social Security Starts Now!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, January 6, 2015 The New Republican Attack on Social Security Starts Now! (Washington, DC) Republican opponents of Social Security have not wasted even a single day in their plan to dismantle Social Security brick by brick. 

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Forum on the Future of Social Security: What do the People Want?

Media Advisory For: Tuesday, November 18, 2014   Forum on the Future of Social Security: What do the People Want? Release of new national polling on people’s preferences for interacting with the Social Security Administration November 18, 2014, 9:30 am

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New Polling Shows Overwhelming Support for Adding a Caregiver Credit to Social Security

New Polling Shows Overwhelming Support for Adding a Caregiver Credit to Social Security Poll shows that 68% of Americans favor counting caregiving for small children, chronically disabled relatives, and aging family members towards Social Security benefit calculations (Washington, DC) —

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7-24-2014_TrusteesReportMediaBackgrounder_FINAL As reporters prepare to cover the soon-to-be-released 2014 Social Security and Medicare Trustees Reports, the Strengthen Social Security Coalition provides you with this background analysis which summarizes what are likely to be the Social Security report’s key findings (based

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Thanksgiving Day Statement

(Washington, DC) —As we enter this season of thanksgiving, Social Security Works and the Strengthen Social Security Coalition acknowledge a debt of gratitude to past and present generations of hard-working Americans who built our nation’s Social Security system.   The following

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