Social Security


  • ICYMI: Following Calls from Brown, Hassan and Colleagues, Treasury Reverses Course & Says Social Security Beneficiaries Do Not Need To File Tax Returns to Receive COVID-19 Direct Cash Assistance

    WASHINGTON - Last night, following calls from Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Maggie Hassan (D-NH) and their colleagues, the U.S. Treasury Department announced that Social Security recipients will automatically receive di...…Read More

    Posted on 4/2/2020 | WHO, Treasury Department, Social Security, Disabilities, Taxes, COVID-19
  • Brown, Bennet, Booker, Colleagues Call for Direct Cash Assistance to Help Americans Weather Economic Fallout of Coronavirus Outbreak

     As the economic fallout of the novel Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak escalates, U.S. Senators Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio), Michael Bennet (D-Colo.), and Cory Booker (D-N.J.), along with a group of their colleagues, sent a letter to Senate...…Read More

    Posted on 3/18/2020 | Small business, Medicaid, American Workers, Health and Human Services, Families, Social Security, Financing, Small Businesses
  • Brown Takes to Senate Floor, Condemns President’s Budget Proposal