WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Adam Smith (D-WA) introduced the Empowering Individuals to Succeed Through Education and Workforce Training Act. This legislation would establish a new competitive grant program under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), dedicated exclusively to providing support services for individuals receiving workforce training and education. Barriers to receiving an education or obtaining the … READ MORE
I am a fervent supporter of measures that support our seniors. Programs like Social Security and Medicare are critical to many seniors, both in our 9th Congressional District and throughout the country. With millions of American seniors living off of these benefits, Congress must support legislation that protects these programs.
Adam’s work on Seniors Issues:
- Supported strengthening protections for Social Security beneficiaries
- Co-sponsor of H.R. 807, the Medicare Access to Rehabilitation Services of 2017
- Co-sponsor of H.R. 1902, the Social Security 2100 Act
- Supported expanding Social Security benefits