More on Seniors

Apr 19, 2017

It’s Time for Seniors to Get a Fair COLA

Our nation’s seniors work their entire lives to earn Social Security, and they depend on Social Security for a dignified retirement. For many, Social Security isn’t just a luxury; it’s a necessity. In fact, Social Security provides more than half of monthly income needs for 61% of its recipients.

Mar 2, 2017

Congressman Garamendi Introduces Bill to Increase Social Security Benefits

CPI-E Act would require Social Security to use the Consumer Price Index for the Elderly to calculate the program’s cost of living adjustments

Mar 7, 2016

Senior roundtable eyes Alzheimer’s, importance of social activity

Rep. John Garamendi watched highlights of a documentary shown at the Adult Recreation Center that included the congressman’s response to a family member developing Alzheimer’s disease.