House must act to restore vital SSI lifeline for refugees

Mclntyre, Gerald
May 2012
Aging Today;May/Jun2012, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p3
The article presents author's views on the need to restore Suplemental Security Income (SSI) for refugees in the U.S. She argues that older people have great difficulty in learning English and thereby they fail the citizenship test and since SSI is the only means of survival for them, it must be restored. She states that the pending legislation doesn't provide a permanent solution but the SSI restoration can unconscionable suffering.


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