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Linda Benesch

Linda Benesch

Linda Benesch is the Communications Director at Social Security Works, a national organization fighting to address our nation's retirement income crisis by protecting and expanding Social Security.

Articles by this author

 

Social Security: Something to Give Thanks For in 2020

Our Social Security system is government at its best. Without it, the consequences of COVID and the resulting economic fallout would be far worse.

Nancy J. Altman ·


Donald Trump Is an Existential Threat to Social Security

The contrast between the two parties on Social Security has never been clearer. Every working family that has contributed to Social Security has a stake in this fight. All of us should vote accordingly.

Nancy J. Altman ·


Bloomberg (Still) Wants to Cut Social Security

Bloomberg's words about 'options' are a clear signal. His language is insider speak, a wink and a nod to the donor class that he, like them, favors cutting Social Security.

Nancy J. Altman ·


The Latest Devious Republican Attack On Social Security

Today, two-thirds of seniors rely on Social Security for most of their income; one-third rely on those modest earned benefits for virtually all of their income.

Nancy J. Altman ·


The Overlooked Trumpcare Threat: A Medicare Time Bomb

Trump’s broken promises on Medicaid and Social Security are plain to see. But the GOP health care bill also sets up the destruction of Medicare.

Nancy J. Altman ·

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