By Alan Pyke on November 19, 2013
Social Security benefits should be increased, not cut, the popular Massachusetts progressive said Monday.
By Bryce Covert on November 6, 2013
Safety net programs like Social Security, food stamps, and unemployment insurance reduced the poverty rate in 2012.
By Rebecca Vallas and Shawn Fremstad on October 16, 2013
Despite recent reports, the program has little fraud, sparse benefits, and strict requirements.
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By Alan Pyke on October 8, 2013
Don't count on your Social Security check if Republicans keep this up.
By Judd Legum on September 30, 2013
They've got a list of demands.
By Andrew Cray, Guest Blogger on August 27, 2013
The fate of Social Security benefits for couples living in states without marriage equality remains in flux, but they have been invited to apply for them.
By Zack Ford on August 12, 2013
Some married same-sex couples will now be eligible for Social Security spousal benefits, but it will depend on where they live.
By Zack Ford on June 14, 2013
By Esther Yu-Hsi Lee on May 16, 2013
By Josh Israel on April 11, 2013