Seniors, Social Security, and Medicare

I am committed to protecting Social Security and Medicare for today’s seniors and future generations. These programs provide an important safety net to millions of Americans and were promised to recipients who invested in them. I do not support efforts to privatize Social Security or dismantle Medicare. Congress must make it a priority to find real solutions to address the solvency of these programs before it is too late.

More on Seniors, Social Security, and Medicare

October 1, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives unanimously passed two pieces of bipartisan legislation introduced by Congressman Guy Reschenthaler (PA-14). The Promoting Alzheimer’s Awareness to Prevent Elder Abuse Act (H.R. 6813), which Reschenthaler introduced with Rep. Ted Deutch (D-FL), directs the U.S.

September 15, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the House Judiciary Committee approved three pieces of legislation introduced by Congressman Guy Reschenthaler (PA-14) with unanimous support. The Promoting Alzheimer’s Awareness to Prevent Elder Abuse Act (H.R. 6813) equips first responders and caregivers with tools to prevent and respond to elder abuse. The One Stop Shop Community Reentry Program Act (H.R. 8161) creates resource centers to help formerly incarcerated individuals reenter society, and the Protecting the Health and Wellness of Babies and Pregnant Women in Custody Act (H.R.

May 19, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Last week, U.S. Representatives Guy Reschenthaler (PA-14) and Ted Deutch (FL-22) introduced the Promoting Alzheimer’s Awareness to Prevent Elder Abuse Act to protect seniors living with Alzheimer's and dementia from elder abuse and fraud. Senators Susan Collins (R-ME), Bob Menendez (D-NJ), and Chuck Grassley (R-IA) introduced the Senate companion.

December 4, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Guy Reschenthaler (PA-14) voted in support of S. 151, the Telephone Robocall Abuse Criminal Enforcement and Deterrence (TRACED) Act, which will help put a stop to illegal and abusive robocalls. This bipartisan bill passed the U.S. House of Representatives by a vote of 417 to 3 and now heads to President Trump’s desk for signature.

May 23, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Guy Reschenthaler (PA-14) voted in support of H.R. 1994, the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement (SECURE) Act of 2019. This bipartisan legislation will help improve retirement security for all Americans by empowering small businesses and workers with greater flexibility and the ability to save more of their hard-earned money.