Borchard Fellow Co-Authors JIA Issue Brief

Published in Center News

Catherine Bourque, a 2016-17 Borchard Fellow, co-authored an issue brief published by Justice in Aging (JIA) in January 2018. Catherine worked on the brief during her fellowship year with JIA Senior Staff Attorney Kate Lang. Skilled Nursing Facilities and Other Creditors Acting as Representative Payees examines  some of the conflicts that can arise and proposes ways to strengthen the oversight and protections within the Social Security Administration's representative payee system.