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- April 2, 2021

Senior Focus

AGING, ECONOMIC INSECURITY... The Longevity Project and the National Council on Aging, in collaboration with the Stanford Center on Longevity, will hold a free, virtual panel about the toll of the pandemic on older workers and the challenges of economic insecurity on Monday, April 5, at 11 a.m. Discussion will focus on what Congress and the Biden Administration can do to address these challenges, including revitalizing training programs for older workers, enhancing retirement and support for career transitions, and addressing age discrimination in the workplace. Panelists will include Elizabeth White, author of "Fifty-Five, Unemployed and Faking Normal," Congresswoman Veronica Escobar and Catherine Collinson, CEO and president of the Transamerica Institute and Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies. To register for a Zoom link, go to

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