Crisis headlines make good copy but not good policy. Social Security is not bankrupt but we are facing huge deficits and a healthcare crisis affecting far more than just Medicare. As baby-boomers retire our goal should be to strengthen Social Security and Medicare not cut them under the guise of "entitlement reform".

Mission Statement of the National Committee

The mission of the National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare, a membership organization, is to protect, preserve, promote, and ensure the financial security, health, and the well being of current and future generations of maturing Americans.The National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare acts in the best interests of its members through advocacy, education, services, grassroots efforts, and the leadership of the Board of Directors and professional staff.

The efforts of the National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare are directed toward developing better-informed citizens and voters.