• Protect Medicare

Friday Alerts

September 19, 2014

Rally at U.S. Capitol Fires up Seniors

On Thursday, the Alliance for Retired Americans, Americans United for Change and allies held a rally at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC to say, “Hands off Social Security and Medicare!” Additional event co-sponsors included AFSCME, the AFL-CIO, the American Federation of Teachers (AFT); Communications Workers of America; the National Education Association; Social Security Works; Granny off the Cliff; SEIU, and several others.
Read More »

Press Release

August 22, 2014

House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan Won’t Say why he Favors Slashing Medicare and Medicaid

While on his book tour in Pensacola, Florida, House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) refused to say why he favors slashing Medicare and Medicaid in order to fund $5 trillion in tax breaks for millionaires and corporations.
Read More »

Latest News from National Journal

September 23, 2014

Obama’s Global-Warming Warning: 'Nobody Gets a Pass'

President Obama used his speech at the United Nations' climate summit Tuesday to push for a strong global climate deal in 2015 that requires action from nations including China, which is now the world's largest source of carbon pollution.
Read More »

National Journal Congressional News

September 22, 2014

Can Jeb Hensarling Learn to Compromise?

Critics call him stubborn and ineffective. He says he's playing the "long game."
Read More »

Health Care News from National Journal

September 22, 2014

How Soon We Forget the Veteran Who Attacked the White House

The story behind Friday's intrusion: a VA system failing millions like Omar J. Gonzalez.
Read More »

Latest Videos