AARP Illinois Take a Stand with U.S. Rep. Roskam



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Highlight Clips

Congressman Roskam discusses cost of living adjustment increases.
Is there a way to prevent Medicare fraud and abuse?
What are Congressman Roskam's feelings about privatizing Social Security?


AARP Illinois hosted this event with United States Congressman Peter Roskam to discuss what Social Security might look like in the future. Congressman Roskam joined the call as a guest speaker to address the solvency of Medicare and Social Security. Topics discussed included protecting both programs and improving past and present government policies to ensure the longevity of both Social Security and Medicare. Callers were able to ask questions of the Congressman and addressed issues such as cost of living adjustments, Medicare fraud and abuse, and concerns about the possible privatization of Social Security.