TITLE

Restoring Social Security

AUTHOR(S)
WARREN, SENATOR ELIZABETH
PUB. DATE
August 2014
SOURCE
Human Rights;Aug2014, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the need to restore social security in the U.S. as about a third of working families on the verge of retirement have no retirement savings of any kind, and another third have total savings which is less than their annual income. Topics discussed include consequence of increasing pressures on working people due to stagnant wages and rising daily costs; increased dependency of retirees on Social Security and provisions of the Supplemental Security Income (SSI) program.
ACCESSION #
102324901

 

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