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S. 308 - Protecting and Preserving Social Security Act

Social welfare. 113th Congress (2013-2014) View bill details
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A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make improvements in the old-age, survivors, and disability insurance program, to provide for cash relief for years for which annual COLAs do not take effect under certain cash benefit programs, and to provide for Social Security benefit protection. (by More
A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make improvements in the old-age, survivors, and disability insurance program, to provide for cash relief for years for which annual COLAs do not take effect under certain cash benefit programs, and to provide for Social Security benefit protection. (by CRS) Hide
 
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Protecting and Preserving Social Security Act

S. 308 — 113th Congress (2013–2014)

Summary
A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make improvements in the old-age, survivors, and disability insurance program, to provide for cash relief for years for which annual COLAs do not take effect under certain cash benefit programs, and to provide for Social Security benefit protection. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make improvements in the old-age, survivors, and disability insurance program, to provide for cash relief for years for which annual COLAs do not take effect under certain cash benefit programs, and to provide for Social Security benefit protection.
Other Titles
  • Protecting and Preserving Social Security Act
Sponsor
Mark Begich
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Social welfare
  • Census and government statistics
  • Inflation and prices
  • Self-employed
  • Social security and elderly assistance
  • Wages and earnings
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Major Actions
Introduced2/13/2013
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced2/13/2013
2/13/2013Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

$329,448
$10,138,320
$276,200
$1,016,770
$2,057,320
$421,290
$464,354
$14,703,702
$0
7 Organizations Support and 0 Oppose; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Protecting and Preserving Social Security Act

7 organizations support this bill

American Postal Workers Union
Judy Beard (2013). Save Social Security. Retrieved May 14, 2014, from APWU.
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers
GOIAM (2013, February 14). The Protecting and Preserving Social Security Act – H.R. 649 and S. 308. Retrieved May 14, 2014, from GOIAM.
International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers
IFPTE (2014). Retirement Security - Important Now More Than Ever. Retrieved May 14, 2014, from IFPTE.
National Association of Social Workers
NASW (2013, November 19). Join the Momentum Building for Expanding Security Benefits. Retrieved May 14, 2014, from NASW.
National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare
National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare (n.d.). NCPSSM Legislative Tracker. Retrieved April 10, 2014, from The Truth Now.
Older Women's League, San Francisco
Melanie Grossman (2013, April 1). Defending Social Security, Medicare & Medicaid. Retrieved May 14, 2014, from OWLSF.
The Arc
The Arc (2013, February 19). Protecting and Preserving Social Security Act Reintroduced. Retrieved May 14, 2014, from The Arc.

0 organizations oppose this bill

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 113th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, July 1, 2008 – June 30, 2014.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Support
$ From Interest Groups
That Oppose
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$9,050$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$14,000$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$1,038,454$0
John BarrassoRWY$14,000$0
Mark BegichDAK$105,650$0
Michael BennetDCO$80,350$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$113,100$0
Roy BluntRMO$6,500$0
John BoozmanRAR$700$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$1,086,982$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$552,659$0
Richard BurrRNC$1,250$0
Maria CantwellDWA$96,150$0
Ben CardinDMD$91,500$0
Tom CarperDDE$45,040$0
Bob CaseyDPA$98,700$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$250$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$500$0
Tom CoburnROK$0$0
William Thad CochranRMS$13,000$0
Susan CollinsRME$89,916$0
Chris CoonsDDE$70,550$0
Bob CorkerRTN$1,250$0
John CornynRTX$7,450$0
Mike CrapoRID$2,000$0
Ted CruzRTX$500$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$135,408$0
Dick DurbinDIL$72,850$0
Mike EnziRWY$3,250$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$268,621$0
Deb FischerRNE$21,500$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$2,600$0
Alan FrankenDMN$85,237$0
Kirsten GillibrandDNY$1,151,109$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$3,600$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$14,650$0
Kay HaganDNC$751,540$0
Tom HarkinDIA$35,100$0
Orrin HatchRUT$31,850$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$149,199$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$239,716$0
Dean HellerRNV$0$0
Mazie HironoDHI$439,741$0
John HoevenRND$7,000$0
Jim InhofeROK$0$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$8,000$0
Mike JohannsRNE$5,000$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$17,450$0
Timothy KaineDVA$493,195$0
Angus KingIME$29,500$0
Mark KirkRIL$12,300$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$254,910$0
Mary LandrieuDLA$165,289$0
Patrick LeahyDVT$36,550$0
Mike LeeRUT$0$0
Carl LevinDMI$23,000$0
Joe ManchinDWV$91,650$0
John McCainRAZ$750$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$1,317,766$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$14,200$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$58,650$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$102,700$0
Barbara MikulskiDMD$179,942$0
Jerry MoranRKS$7,500$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$2,000$0
Chris MurphyDCT$172,000$0
Patty MurrayDWA$570,307$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$79,500$0
Rand PaulRKY$1,000$0
Rob PortmanROH$5,940$0
Mark PryorDAR$64,476$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$34,000$0
Harry ReidDNV$130,355$0
Jim RischRID$5,000$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$8,750$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$15,500$0
Marco RubioRFL$2,100$0
Bernie SandersIVT$93,225$0
Brian SchatzDHI$35,480$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$107,375$0
Tim ScottRSC$1,250$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$843,281$0
Richard ShelbyRAL$6,000$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$403,106$0
Jon TesterDMT$318,751$0
John ThuneRSD$0$0
Patrick ToomeyRPA$1,700$0
Mark UdallDCO$78,300$0
Tom UdallDNM$52,300$0
David VitterRLA$0$0
Mark WarnerDVA$56,600$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$1,748,582$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$26,000$0
Roger WickerRMS$10,000$0
Ron WydenDOR$60,000$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Support
$ From Interest Groups
That Oppose
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$9,050$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$14,000$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$1,038,454$0
John BarrassoRWY$14,000$0
Mark BegichDAK$105,650$0
Michael BennetDCO$80,350$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$113,100$0
Roy BluntRMO$6,500$0
John BoozmanRAR$700$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$1,086,982$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$552,659$0
Richard BurrRNC$1,250$0
Maria CantwellDWA$96,150$0
Ben CardinDMD$91,500$0
Tom CarperDDE$45,040$0
Bob CaseyDPA$98,700$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$250$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$500$0
Tom CoburnROK$0$0
William Thad CochranRMS$13,000$0
Susan CollinsRME$89,916$0
Chris CoonsDDE$70,550$0
Bob CorkerRTN$1,250$0
John CornynRTX$7,450$0
Mike CrapoRID$2,000$0
Ted CruzRTX$500$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$135,408$0
Dick DurbinDIL$72,850$0
Mike EnziRWY$3,250$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$268,621$0
Deb FischerRNE$21,500$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$2,600$0
Alan FrankenDMN$85,237$0
Kirsten GillibrandDNY$1,151,109$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$3,600$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$14,650$0
Kay HaganDNC$751,540$0
Tom HarkinDIA$35,100$0
Orrin HatchRUT$31,850$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$149,199$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$239,716$0
Dean HellerRNV$0$0
Mazie HironoDHI$439,741$0
John HoevenRND$7,000$0
Jim InhofeROK$0$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$8,000$0
Mike JohannsRNE$5,000$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$17,450$0
Timothy KaineDVA$493,195$0
Angus KingIME$29,500$0
Mark KirkRIL$12,300$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$254,910$0
Mary LandrieuDLA$165,289$0
Patrick LeahyDVT$36,550$0
Mike LeeRUT$0$0
Carl LevinDMI$23,000$0
Joe ManchinDWV$91,650$0
John McCainRAZ$750$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$1,317,766$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$14,200$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$58,650$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$102,700$0
Barbara MikulskiDMD$179,942$0
Jerry MoranRKS$7,500$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$2,000$0
Chris MurphyDCT$172,000$0
Patty MurrayDWA$570,307$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$79,500$0
Rand PaulRKY$1,000$0
Rob PortmanROH$5,940$0
Mark PryorDAR$64,476$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$34,000$0
Harry ReidDNV$130,355$0
Jim RischRID$5,000$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$8,750$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$15,500$0
Marco RubioRFL$2,100$0
Bernie SandersIVT$93,225$0
Brian SchatzDHI$35,480$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$107,375$0
Tim ScottRSC$1,250$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$843,281$0
Richard ShelbyRAL$6,000$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$403,106$0
Jon TesterDMT$318,751$0
John ThuneRSD$0$0
Patrick ToomeyRPA$1,700$0
Mark UdallDCO$78,300$0
Tom UdallDNM$52,300$0
David VitterRLA$0$0
Mark WarnerDVA$56,600$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$1,748,582$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$26,000$0
Roger WickerRMS$10,000$0
Ron WydenDOR$60,000$0

Interest Groups that support this bill

$ Donated
Women's issues$10,138,320
US Postal Service unions & associations$2,057,320
Manufacturing unions$1,016,770
Welfare & Social Work$464,354
Health & welfare policy$421,290
Elderly issues/Social Security$329,448
Labor Unions$276,200

Interest Groups that oppose this bill

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