94Jun 8, 1998
Productive Aging Around the World
Senator Glenn was acting chair. The committee heard testimony on “The Graying of Nations III: Productive Aging Around the World.” Specialists described their studies of the effects ...
60Oct 26, 1995
Nursing Home Care Standards
Committee members heard testimony from nursing home reform advocates and health care officials on the importance of maintaining federal standards for nursing home care. Democrats have ...
52Mar 22, 1999
Nursing Home Concerns
In his opening statement Senator Grassley complained that Clinton administration officials had refused to testify because protocol had not been followed by letting citizens testify ...
52Sep 24, 1992
Consumer Fraud and the Elderly
The committee heard testimony on the impact of consumer fraud on elderly Americans. Issues raised in the hearing included actions the federal government could take to reduce consumer fraud ...
46Nov 2, 1987
The Senate special committee on aging heard testimony on the proposed Medicare part B premium increase. Witnesses included representatives from the AMA, AARP, and the White House, among ...
41Feb 10, 1998
Goals of Social Security
Committee members heard testimony regarding the future and the goals of Social Security. This is the first look at reform of Social Security since President Clinton outlined his desire for ...
34Sep 23, 1997
Prostate Cancer Prevention
During Prostate Cancer Prevention Week, committee members heard testimony from several prominent survivors of prostate cancer. They testified about the need to raise public awareness of the ...
29Feb 22, 1999
Women and Individual Retirement Accounts
Witnesses testified about how women might be affected by possible changes in the Social Security system such as the implementation of individual retirement accounts. The second panel discussed ...
24Mar 1, 1999
Social Security Reform
Witnesses testified about plans to use budget surpluses to save Social Security and Medicare as the baby boom generation approaches retirement age. Mr. Summers presented the ...