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  • Social Security Expansion Bills

    July 23, 2019: 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 S Read More >

  • Strengthening Social Security Act May 2019 Fact Sheet

    May 21, 2019: On May 9, 2019, Representative Linda Sanchez (D-CA) introduced the Strengthening Social Security Act, H.R. 2654, in the U.S. House of Representatives. This legislation will strengthen the Social Security system while improving Read More >

  • 2019 Social Security and Medicare Fact Sheet

    January 17, 2019: The Many Faces of Social Security Nearly 177 million workers contribute to Social Security through payroll taxes. Nearly 63 million people receive monthly Social Security benefits: 46.8 million people receive reti Read More >

  • Social Security Expansion Bill Handout

    January 10, 2019: On September 13, 2018, a new Congressional Expand Social Security Caucus was established to protect and expand Social Security benefits. More than 150 Senate and House members have joined this caucus, led by Senators Bernie Sa Read More >

  • Strengthening Social Security Act

    November 19, 2018: On September 27, 2018, Representative Linda Sanchez (D-CA) introduced the Strengthening Social Security Act, H.R. 6929, in the U.S. House of Representatives. This legislation will strengthen the Social Security system while im Read More >

  • 2018 Social Security and Medicare Factsheet

    January 17, 2018: Social Security and Medicare Factsheet The Many Faces of Social Security Nearly 173 million workers contribute to Social Security through payroll taxes. Nearly 62 million people receive monthly Social Security benef Read More >

  • 2017 Social Security and Medicare Factsheet

    February 06, 2017: Social Security and Medicare Factsheet The Many Faces of Social Security Nearly 171 million workers contribute to Social Security through payroll taxes. Nearly 61 million people receive monthly Social Security benefi Read More >

  • Social Security & Medicare Current Facts & Figures 2016

    January 21, 2016: The Many Faces of Social Security Nearly 165 million workers contribute to Social Security through payroll taxes. Nearly 59 million people receive monthly Social Security benefits, including: 42.5 million receive retirem Read More >

  • Social Security & Medicare Facts

    December 02, 2015: The Many Faces of Social Security Nearly 168 million workers contribute to Social Security through payroll taxes.  Nearly 59 million people receive monthly Social Security benefits, including:  41.9 million receive ret Read More >

  • Social Security Disability Insurance

    October 02, 2015: Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) covers workers who experience severe, career-ending disabilities. The average payment to a disabled worker is about $1,100 a month. Even with Social Security, SSDI recipients are twice a Read More >

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