James Palmieri

Jim Palmieri is a senior strategic policy advisor at the AARP Public Policy Institute. His areas of expertise include Social Security, retirement, and financial security. Read his full biography.
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Polling data shows that contrary to popular belief, support for Social Security is consistently high in all age groups in the United States.
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Representative payees are vital to the well-being of millions of Social Security beneficiaries, and most perform their duties well; nevertheless, the program can be strengthened.
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