February 18, 2005- MEDIA ADVISORY: Social Security: Is the System Really in Crisis?

MEDFORD, MA – U.S. Representative Edward J. Markey (D-Malden) announced today that he will hold a town meeting on Social Security reform on Thursday, February 24, 2005 at 7 PM at The National Heritage Museum, 33 Marrett Road, Lexington, MA.

Markey will be joined by a panel of experts including Deborah Banda, State Director, AARP Massachusetts and other invited guests. The panel will discuss proposals that have been mentioned to “reform” Social Security, what is sure to be one of the biggest political issues of the year, and take questions from the audience.

Details for the event follow:

WHAT: Town Meeting on Social Security

WHEN: Thursday, February 24, 2005 from 7-9 PM

WHERE: The National Heritage Museum, 33 Marrett Road, Lexington, MA.

WHO: Congressman Ed Markey
Deborah Banda, State Director, AARP Massachusetts

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 18, 2005

 CONTACT: Rocco DiRico
Patrick Lally
781.396.2900