Seniors and Coronavirus

Pandemic Highlights Need for Federal
Long-Term Care Insurance

It’s way past time for the federal government to provide more extensive long-term care coverage for a senior population that is swelling by the day.

No ‘Damn Politician’ Should Be Allowed to Scrap Social Security As It Turns 85

When President Franklin Roosevelt signed Social Security into law 85 years ago (August 14, 1935), he famously said that ‘no damn politician can ever scrap my Social Security program’ because it is funded directly by American workers.

Payroll Tax Cuts Open Door to Harmful Social Security Cuts

President Trump’s repeated insistence on a payroll tax cut via his latest Executive Order, will not only undermine the funding streams for Social Security and Medicare, it creates a high-risk environment for programs that have been the target of fiscal conservatives for decades.

Trump’s Scare Tactics on Mail-in Voting Could Disenfranchise Seniors

President Trump’s rationale for postponing the 2020 elections is an unfounded concern over “rampant fraud” if Americans vote by mail. Discrediting mail-in voting is not only dangerous for our democracy, it could lead to the disenfranchisement of seniors whose safest option is casting mail-in ballots.

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