Social Security – Strengthening Social Security Act Introduced in House of Representatives

Rep. Linda Sanchez (D-CA) and 47 cosponsors have introduced the Strengthening Social Security Act of 2016 (H.R. 5952). The bill includes multiple provisions to enhance Social Security benefits (including Social Security Disability Insurance), to provide a more adequate annual cost-of-living benefit adjustment for Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits, and to strengthen the Social Security system’s long-term financing. The bill was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means. The Arc supports this legislation.

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