Retirement and Social Security

Panelists discussed the past, future, and current state of the Social Security system. They focused on various proposals to improve… read more

Panelists discussed the past, future, and current state of the Social Security system. They focused on various proposals to improve future solvency such as benefit cuts, raising the retirement age, and privatization. In her remarks Barbara Kennelly called on lawmakers to preserve Social Security for millions of Americans who use it as their sole source of income.  close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Andrew G. Biggs Resident Scholar American Enterprise Institute
  • Charles Blahous Executive Director (Former) President's Cmsn.to Strengthen Social Security
  • Ross Eisenbrey Vice President Economic Policy Institute
  • Heidi Hartmann Founder, President and CEO Institute for Women's Policy Research
  • Barbara B. Kennelly President and CEO National Cmte. to Preserve Social Secur.& Medicare
  • Sonya Michel Director Wilson (Woodrow) International Center for Scholars->United States Studies
  • Mitchell Orenstein Professor Nitze (Paul H.) School of Advanced International Studies
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Retirement and Social Security

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Program ID:
298133-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 22, 2011
Last Aired:
Feb 23, 2011

Airing Details

  • Feb 22, 2011 | 2:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 22, 2011 | 11:45pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 23, 2011 | 4:20am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 23, 2011 | 8:05am EST | C-SPAN 3
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