National Press Club

Social Security 70th Anniversary

August 12, 2005

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Run time: 59 minutes

James B. Lockhart III, Deputy Commissioner of Social Security was also a panelist. Social Security experts talked about the future of the program and proposals for reform on the 70th anniversary of Social Security. Among the topics they addressed were eliminating potential short falls in the future, preserving the system in a traditional and fiscally sound manner, and bringing the issues to younger Americans. Following their remarks they answered questions from the audience.