Why Strengthening SSI Needs to Be Part of “Building Back Better”

  • Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH)
  • Congressman Jamaal Bowman (D-NY)
  • Congressman Raul Grijalva (D-CA)
  • Nancy Altman, president, Social Security Works
  • Matthew Cortland, chronically ill, disabled lawyer and senior fellow, Data for Progress
  • Kristen Dama, managing attorney for SSI, Community Legal Services of Philadelphia
  • Tracey Gronniger, directing attorney, economic security, Justice in Aging
  • Mia Ives-Rublee, director, Center for American Progress Disability Justice Initiative
  • Kathleen Romig, senior policy analyst, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
  • Follow #DemolishDisabledPoverty to stay up to date on the SSI push and for ways to get involved
  • Watch the event video
  • Dig into the new Data for Progress/TCF polling
  • Read Rebecca and Matt’s op-ed



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Off-Kilter Podcast

Off-Kilter Podcast

Off-Kilter is the podcast about poverty and inequality—and everything they intersect with. **Show archive 2017-May ‘21** Current episodes: tcf.org/off-kilter.