Ann Kirkpatrick on Social Security



Protect Social Security and Medicare

Key messages: Kirkpatrick identified herself as progressive in a campaign ad. She said she supported the following positions: supporting the Affordable Care Act, protecting Social Security and Medicare, and favoring stronger gun laws.
Source: Ballotpedia 2018 House AZ-1 `Key Message` analysis , Oct 9, 2018

Opposes investing part of your payroll tax.

Kirkpatrick opposes the CC Voters Guide question on Social Security

Christian Coalition publishes a number of special voter educational materials including the Christian Coalition Voter Guides, which provide voters with critical information about where candidates stand on important faith and family issues. The Christian Coalition Voters Guide summarizes candidate stances on the following topic: "Allowing individuals to invest a portion of their payroll tax in private retirement accounts"

Source: Christian Coalition Voter Guide 12-CC-q6 on Oct 31, 2012

Sponsored keeping CPI for benefits instead of lower "Chained CPI".

Kirkpatrick co-sponsored Resolution on CPI

CONCURRENT RESOLUTION expressing the sense of the Congress that the Chained Consumer Price Index (CPI) should not be used to adjust Social Security benefits.