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Archived Resources

CEPR

Action on Social Security: The Urgent Need for Delay Dean Baker, November 2010

The Impact of Income Distribution on the Length of Retirement Dean Baker and David Rosnick, October 2010

Seven Key Facts about Social Security and the Federal Budget Dean Baker, September 2010

Hard Work? Patterns in Physically Demanding Labor Among Older Workers Hye Jin Rho, August 2010

The Impact of Social Security Cuts on Retiree Income Dean Baker and David Rosnick, July 2010

Social Security Administration

Status of the Social Security and Medicare Programs 2010 Annual Report

The 2010 Annual Report of the Board of Trustees of the Federal Old-Age and Survivors Insurance and Federal Disability Insurance Trust Funds
2010 Annual Report

Status of the Social Security and Medicare Programs 2010 Annual Report

The 2010 Annual Report of the Board of Trustees of the Federal Old-Age and Survivors Insurance and Federal Disability Insurance Trust Funds 2010 Annual Report

AARP

Social Security 75th Anniversary Survey Report: Public Opinion Trends August 2010

EPI

A Plan to Bury Social Security, Not to Strengthen It Monique Morrissey (December 2010)

Raising the Retirement Age Not Necessary to Save Social Security Ross Eisenbrey (September 2010)

Retirement Income: The Crucial Role of Social Security Edward N. Wolff and Christian E. Weller (May  2005)

Rich man, poor man October 2010

The Wobbly Stool: Retirement (In)Security in America Ross Eisenbrey, October 2010

Raising the retirement age not necessary to save Social Security Ross Eisenbrey, September 2010

Social Security and the Federal Deficit: Not Cause and Effect Harry C. Ballantyne, Lawrence Mishel, and Monique Morrissey. August 2010

Social Security is Sustainable Monique Morrissey, May 2010

Fact check: Has social security begun tapping its trust funds? Monique Morrissey, March 2010

Social Security price indexing proposal means benefit cuts for workers David Ratner and William E. Spriggs, June 2005

Retirement Income: The Crucial Role of Social Security Edward N. Wolff and Christian E. Weller, May 2005

CBPP

Social Security Keeps 20 Million Americans Out of Poverty: A State-by-State Analysis Paul N. Van de Water and Arloc Sherman (August 2010)

Understanding the Social Security Trust Funds Paul N. Van de Water, October 2010

Thousands of Poor Refugees Face Loss of SSI Benefits: Lawmakers Should Act to Preserve Lifeline for Vulnerable Group Kathy Ruffing, September 2010

Social Security Does Not Need a “Bailout”: Alarmists’ Claims Are Unjustified, But Action is Needed to Ensure Long-Term Solvency Kathy Ruffing, August 2010

Policy Basics: Top Ten Facts about Social Security on the Program's 75th Anniversary August 2010

What the 2010 Trustees’ Report Shows about Social Security Kathy Ruffing and Paul N. Van de Water, August 2010

Social Security Keeps 20 Million Americans Out of Poverty: A State-by-State Analysis Paul N. Van de Water and Arloc Sherman, August 2010

PEW Economic Policy Group

Social Security Shortfall Warrants Action Soon Charles Blahous and Robert Greenstein, November 2010

NASI

Social Security and Retirement Income Adequacy Virginia P. Reno and Joni Lavery, May 2007

WOW

Single Women’s Retirement Income Falls Short of the Elder Economic Security Standard™ Index March 2009

Making Ends Meet: Elder Economic Security December 2009

For Advocates: The National Elder Economic Security Initiative

GAO

Retirement Challenges in the 21st Century October 2006

NCPSSM

Social Security Primer

The Truth About Social Security

US Attitudes Towards Social Security Andrew E. Smith, July 2010

School Yourself: An Advocate's Guide to Social Security

NOW

NOW Calls On President Obama To Reject Fiscal Commission's Assault On Social Security November 2010

Oppose the "Cat Food" Commission -- Build the Campaign Against Raising the Retirement Age

Talking Points About Women, Social Security and Privatization March 2005

AAA

Women and Social Security June 2007

National Women's Law Center

Why Women Should Vote to Protect Social Security 2010

Strengthen Social Security

Social Security and the Future of the Democratic Party 2010

Ten Reasons the Social Security Proposal of the Fiscal Commission Co-Chairs Should be DOA (Dead on Arrival) 2010

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