Nancy J. Altman

Nancy Altman, a lawyer, is the author of The Battle for Social Security and a co-author, with Eric Kingson, of Social Security Works! (The New Press). Altman and Kingson served as staff advisers to the 1982 National Commission on Social Security Reform and were founding board members of the National Academy of Social Insurance. They founded Social Security Works! in 2010 and co-chair the Strengthen Social Security Coalition. Altman is the board chair of the Pension Rights Center and lives in Bethesda, Maryland.

News and Reviews

The New York Review of Books

In its discussion on social security, The New York Review of Books calls Nancy Altman and Eric Kingson's Social Security Works! "responsibly calculated but optimistic."

Books by Nancy J. Altman

Social Security Works for Everyone!
Protecting and Expanding America’s Most Popular Social Program

Nancy J. Altman, Eric R. Kingson