In June, approximately 8 million people in the United States received a monthly Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefit from the government. Elders, adults and children with disabilities, all facing extreme poverty, depend on this essential safety net. Thanks to outdated, strict asset limits, they are in danger each month of losing that benefit.
We’re asking for your support of a bill that would help. Read more about the ASSET Act here.
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