For Immediate Release
Owen Dodd 202-870-7670
Larson, Sanders To Announce the Expand Social Security Caucus
WASHINGTON - Thursday, Congressman John B. Larson (CT-01), and Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT), and the co-chairs of the bicameral Expand Social Security Caucus will hold a public event to not just protect Social Security, but to strengthen it for all American workers.
Rep. John B. Larson
Sen. Bernie Sanders
Sen. Elizabeth Warren
Rep. Terri A. Sewell
Rep. Debbie Dingell
(additional speakers may be added)
Alex Lawson, Social Security Works
Richard Fiesta., Alliance for Retired Americans
Susan Prokop, Paralyzed Veterans of America
Abigail Zapote, Latinos for a Secure Retirement
Witold Skwierczynski, American Federation of Government Employees
Maya Rockeymoore, Global Policy Solutions
Cheye-Ann Corona, Center for Responsible Lending
TJ Sutcliffe, The Arc of the United States
Stephanie Taylor, Progressive Change Campaign Committee
Webster Phillips, National Committee to Preserve Social Security & Medicare
The introduction of the Expand Social Security Congressional Caucus
September 13, 2018
Senate HELP Committee Room
*The event will be livestreamed here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1999905743406191/
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