Senate Holds Hearing on Social Security Disability Insurance

Last week, the Senate Committee on Finance held a hearing on “Social Security: A Fresh Look at Workers’ Disability Insurance.” Witnesses included Stephen Goss, Chief Actuary, Social Security Administration; Marianna LaCanfora, Acting Deputy Commissioner, Retirement and Disability Policy, Social Security Administration;  Rebecca Vallas, Associate Director, Poverty to Prosperity Program, Center for American Progress Action Fund; and Dr. Richard Burkhauser, Professor, Adjunct Scholar, Cornell University, American Enterprise Institute. Visit the Committee website for written testimony and video of the hearing.