For Immediate Release: August 21, 2008 Contact: Jill Braunstein at (202) 452-8097
WASHINGTON, DC—Experts on Social Security and Medicare are available to comment on these programs and the fiscal challenges facing the Nation. The movie, I.O.U.S.A, which premiers August 21 at 8 pm. EDT, issues a call to action to reform Social Security, Medicare, and national spending priorities. NASI members bring their expertise to these questions.
All experts listed below are members of the National Academy of Social Insurance (NASI). NASI is a nonpartisan organization made up of the nation’s leading experts on Social Security, Medicare, and other programs. The Academy does not lobby or take positions on policy issues. Members speak for themselves and do not represent official position(s) of the Academy.
Henry J. Aaron
Senior Fellow, The Brookings Institution
Nancy J. Altman
Author, The Battle for Social Security: From FDR’s Vision to Bush’s Gamble
Michael J. Graetz
Justus S. Hotchkiss Professor of Law, Yale Law School
Robert Greenstein, Director James Horney, Dir. of Federal Fiscal Policy
Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
Vice President for Income Security Policy, National Academy of Social Insurance
President, Global Policy Solutions
Bruce D. Schobel
Vice President and Actuary, New York Life Insurance Company