Nancy J. Altman and Linda Benesch: Making high-quality health care a right for all was one of the chief causes that Perkins fought for throughout her life.
Nancy J. Altman and Linda Benesch
Nancy J. Altman is a writing fellow for Economy for All, a project of the Independent Media Institute. She has a 40-year background in the areas of Social Security and private pensions. She is president of Social Security Works and chair of the Strengthen Social Security coalition. Her latest book is The Truth About Social Security. She is also the author of The Battle for Social Security and co-author of Social Security Works!
Linda Benesch is the communications director at Social Security Works. She is also an associate producer of SSW’s sponsored radio show, The Zero Hour with RJ Eskow.