LCAO Fact Sheet on Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
This letter was sent to Rep. Xavier Becerra
The Leadership Council of Aging Organizations has published an issue brief describing the importance of the Social Security Disability Insurance (DI) Trust Fund. The issue brief is primarily based on the testimony provided by Kate Lang, Income Security committee co-chair and Justice in Aging representative, before the Senate Budget committee on February 11th, 2015.
The following letter has been sent to Acting Social Security Commisioner Carolyn Colvin regarding Vision 2025. The letter urges the SSA to maintain a high-quality, face-to-face service in field offices to all members of the population.
A letter to Acting SSA Commissioner Colvin regarding LCAO’s concerns about SSA’s field offices eliminating their services of providing benefit verification letter and Social Security printouts.
Letter from the Leadership Council of Aging Organizations to senators encouraging them to support and co-sponsor the SSI Restoration Act of 2014 (S. 2089).
Letter from Leadership Council of Aging Organizations Chair Richard J. Fiesta to Social Security Administration Acting Commissioner in support of using increased funding to provide annual Social Security statements.
LCAO sends a message to Acting Social Security Administration Commissioner on the pending implementation of Supreme Court’s decision in United States v. Edith Schlain Windsor.
The Leadership Council of Aging Organizations supports H.R. 1601, “The Supplemental Security Income Restoration Act of 2013,” a bill that would provide some sorely needed updates to this long-neglected program which provides subsistence level income for over 8 million older Americans and people with disabilities.