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No Jargon Podcast: 21st Century Social Safety Net

By: Benjamin Veghte via Scholars Strategy Network
Published: May 2017

The weekly No Jargon podcast, produced by the Scholars Strategy Network (SSN), presents interviews with top scholars on the politics, policy problems, and social issues facing the nation. Powerful research, intriguing perspectives - and no jargon.

In this episode, SSN Executive Director Avi Green interviews Academy Vice President for Policy Benjamin Veghte about the role of Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, and paid leave programs in coping with the economic security challenges facing Americans. Veghte suggests ways these programs can adapt to a changing society and economy.

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