1,676Oct 18, 2011
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.
35,085Jul 8, 2011
Proposed Changes to Social Security Benefits
The House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Social Security held a hearing on proposed changes to Social Security future benefits and the impact those changes would have on the program, future ...
312Dec 1, 2010
Pension Benefit Guarantee Corporation (PBGC) Oversight
Chairman Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA) Panel One
Joshua Gotbaum, director, Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC)
Barbara D. Bovbjerg, managing director, Education, ...
142May 20, 2009
Sustainability of the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation
The Senate Special Aging Committee held a hearing on the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC), the government agency that provides retirement benefits when employers' default on those ...
150Sep 24, 2008
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation
A hearing was held on the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC), which provides basic pension benefits to workers if an employer is unable to pay those benefits. In 2007 it was reported ...
103May 8, 2008
Social Security Field Offices
A hearing examined the inadequacies among a number of key services to the public at Social Security Administration (SSA) field offices resulting from reductions in staff and growth in ...
41May 8, 2007
Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit
Witnesses testified about the first year of the Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit, problems encountered in implementing the program, public perceptions of the process associated with obtaining ...