Fact Sheets

Fact Sheets:

Social Security Color 1200x628

Social Security Expansion Bills (August 2015) – Several bills have been introduced in the 114th Congress to expand Social Security. Here’s how they compare.

Safeguarding Americans Families and Expanding Social Security Act (August 2015) – Introduced by Sen. Schatz (D-HI), S. 1940 will strengthen Social Security while improving the economic and retirement security of millions of Americans. 

TPP logo copy

TPP Fact Sheet – Learn why seniors would lose if the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal is implemented. For starters, prescription drugs would be less affordable. 


Medicaid Fact Sheet – Expanding Medicaid is just one component of health care reform. Medicaid is a social safety net program that provides health coverage for low-income pregnant women, children, the disabled and seniors. Here are facts about who is covered, expansion, and more.


Medicare Drug Discounts Fact Sheet – As Congress debates reducing the deficit and demanding health savings, one area where Congress can find significant savings is drug costs. The government should use its bulk purchasing power to obtain the best possible price for pharmaceuticals under Medicare, as is currently done for veterans and low-income Medicaid beneficiaries.