Town Crier: Eshoo stops in Mountain View to vow support for Social Security

September 15, 2010
In The News

The Los Altos Town Crier reported on Rep. Eshoo's town halls on the 75th anniversary of Social Security:

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As talk swirls in Washington, D.C., of privatizing Social Security, Rep. Anna Eshoo (D-14th District) affirmed her unequivocal support for the 75-year-old federal government program.

Today, Eshoo said, 60 percent of American seniors rely on Social Security benefits for the majority of their income.

“It’s a program that has not only worked well, but says volumes about (who we are),” Eshoo said, adding that the value of the program can be summed up in one word – “security.”

Read the full article at losaltosonline.com.