Counterpoint: Strengthen Social Security as Key Protection Against Rising Economic Risks

Social Security provides critical income security at a time of rising economic risks to almost every American family. It faces, however, manageable long-term financial challenges that can be addressed through thoughtful updates. If enacted, these updates will allow Social Security to offer even more retirement income security to those who need it the most, while improving Social Security’s finances over the long run.

The above excerpt was originally published in Inside Sources .