The Case for Expanding Medicare

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Foundation Newsletter, Summer 2014

Friday, June 27, 2014

Do You “Know Your Rights?”

Monday, November 4, 2013

Chained CPI Threatens Recovering Economy

Wednesday, October 2, 2013


New “Patients Aware” Campaign Launches Massive Health Care Reform Educational Effort

Friday, December 16, 2011
On Monday, December 9th, more than sixty thousand Americans participated in the Patients Aware inaugural tele-town hall event hosted by Assistant Secretary for Aging Kathy Greenlee, and a panel of doctors, nurses, and healthcare policy experts.  Seniors and their families dialed in to this national forum to ask questions about the Affordable Care Act and what it means for millions of Medicare beneficiaries. The hour-long event kicked-off one of the most effective education efforts to date since the law was passed in March 2010.

Teleconference on Health Reform and Seniors

Wednesday, December 7, 2011
Health Care Providers & Experts Kick Off National Patients Aware Campaign by Answering Consumer Questions in National Tele-Town Hall

Briefing: Social Security and Improved Health

Tuesday, March 8, 2011
Social Security and Improved Health and Longer Life Expectancy
A Look at New Research

New Report from NCPSSM Foundation and EPI Shows $250 Payments to Social Security Beneficiaries Stimulate U.S. Economy

Tuesday, September 14, 2010


September 14, 2010

EPI Report Shows $250 Payments to
Social Security Beneficiaries Stimulate U.S. Economy

The National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare Foundation and the Economic Policy Institute today released a report, “Down Payment on Economic Recovery,” that finds that the $250 lump-sum payments that went to recipients of Social Security and Supplemental Security (SSI) benefits were effective economic stimulus. The report’s authors, EPI researchers Josh Bivens and Kathryn Anne Edwards, argue that further job-creation efforts should include another such payment.

National Committee begins Countdown Celebration Highlighting 75 years of Social Security

Thursday, September 9, 2010

Next month, America’s most successful and popular government program will mark 75 years of serving millions of workers who’ve retired, become disabled or leave survivors after their death. Today, more than 50 million people receive Social Security benefits, touching the lives of virtually every American family. 

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