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Tell your members of Congress: “We can’t afford to leave SSI for disabled & older Americans behind in #BuildBackBetter.”
📱 Text SSINOW to 50409
As I told @TIME's @abbyabrams: “Decades of Congressional neglect mean SSI now traps disabled people & seniors in deep & enduring poverty when it’s supposed to be giving them a lifeline out."
Great piece on #DemolishDisabledPoverty and the push to update SSI in #BuildBackBetter: https://t.co/3oFRcRGd1o
— Rebecca Vallas (@rebeccavallas) July 22, 2021
Rebecca Vallas and Matt Cortland at The Hill: The safety net program Congress forgot
Abagail Abrams at Time: Democrats Want to Reform This Program That Helps Poor Elderly and Disabled Americans
Polling on SSI reform from The Century Foundation: Voters Overwhelmingly Support Strengthening Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
Learn more about the Clean Slate Initiative at CleanSlateInitiative.org.
Information on the Advance Child Credit is HERE.
Andrea Hsu at National Public Radio: The Expanded Child Tax Credit Is Here. Here’s What You Need To Know.
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