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The Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act would expand research on embryonic stem cells by increasing the number of lines stem cells that would be eligible…
The President and I agree that Social Security needs to be preserved so that we can ensure that all Americans receive the retirement benefits they’ve…
Plus, 40% of our debt is owned by foreign interest. I can’t support a plan that passes along cost burden to our children and makes…
I believe that as a nation we must have a bipartisan discussion about how to best preserve and protect Social Security for our seniors and…
Because there still exists a significant pay gap, women tend to earn less than men over the course of their lifetimes. Compounding the problem, women…
As you know, Social Security functions under the premise that today’s workers will help finance benefits for retirees and that these workers will then be…
As a result of the current universal benefit, the poverty rate for seniors in America is about 10%. Without the universal benefit, it would be…
After 9/11, the businesses in my district and throughout the New York metropolitan area saw firsthand the result of a lack of availability of terrorism…
I always try to keep my constituents as up-to-date as possible with what’s going on here in Washington.
I believe that social security should be a universal retirement guarantee and not means tested.
For these reasons, women tend to rely more heavily on Social Security in their retirement than do men.
Since Social Security was established by President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1935 to ensure economic security for American workers, poverty among American seniors has dramatically…
I actually share her view and understand her frustration when any government attempts to ban secular symbols like Santa Claus or Rudolph the Red Nose…
It is estimated that raising the retirement age to 70 would cut the shortfall by about 36%. But this proposal has some drawbacks. Women and…
You can be sure that I will always consider how changes to Social Security will impact people with disabilities when considering the various proposals offered…
Our Nation’s immigration laws are disrespected both by those who cross our borders illegally and by the businesses that hire those illegal immigrants.
Nearly 11 million undocumented immigrants currently live within our borders. That’s 11 million people living in the shadows whom we know next to nothing about.
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