Recession and Older Americans
Witnesses testified about the impact of recession on older Americans, including the impact of Social Security payments, rising health care costs, and difficulties finding a job.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Barbara D. Bovbjerg Director Government Accountability Office->Education, Workforce and Income Security Issues
- Bob Casey Jr. U.S. Senator [D] Pennsylvania
- Al Franken U.S. Senator [D] Minnesota
- Heidi Hartmann Founder, President and CEO Institute for Women's Policy Research
- Eric Kingson Co-Director Social Security Works
- Sandra Nathan Senior Vice President National Council on the Aging
- Gail Ruggles Lyndonville
- Bernard "Bernie" Sanders U.S. Senator [I] Vermont
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