All posts by rebecca

Prescription Drug Prices Press Conference

... Read more

Social Security Expansion Bills

Numerous bills to expand Social Security have been filed during this Congress. These bills will strengthen Social Security while improving the economic and retirement security of millions of Americans. For decades, Social Security has delivered its guaranteed benefits on t... Read more

NAFTA 2.0 (U.S. Mexico Canada Agreement) Fact Sheet

On November 30, 2018, President Trump signed the renegotiated NAFTA trade deal and put Congress on notice that it will send lawmakers a bill to implement the United StatesMexico-Canada (UMSCA) Agreement, also known as NAFTA 2.0. Congress must vote to approve the agreement for... Read more

Medicare and Prescription Drug Prices

Americans pay the highest prices in the world for prescription drugs. Medicare Part D drug prices are projected to increase by 4.7 percent each year until 2026 and are expected to be the fastest growing part of health care spending. Higher drug prices affects beneficiaries’... Read more

2019 Medicare and Social Security Anniversary Events

... Read more

Multi-employer Pensions Handout

On July 24, 2019, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Rehabilitation for Multiemployer Pensions Act, H.R. 397, also known as the Butch Lewis Act. The bill provides financial assistance to multi-employer pension plans which are at risk of insolvency. Multiemployer pen... Read more

2019 Summer Legislative Toolkit

Here is a link to our 2019 summer legislative toolkit: 2019 Social Security-Medicare Anniversary Toolkit ... Read more

2019 Summer Fact Sheets

Here are links to our summer toolkit fact sheets: 2019 Social Security and Medicare Facts and Figures Strengthening Social Security Act Strengthening Health Care and Lowering Drug Costs Act  USMCA Prescription Drugs Fact Sheet Multiemployer Pensions Fact Sheet ... Read more

Anniversary Events

Here are links to our 2019 July and August Anniversary Calendars and our handout on best practices for structuring your anniversary events: July and August Anniversary Calendars How to Structure Your Anniversary Event ... Read more