May 09, 2019: By Jon Greenberg, PolitiFact and Kaiser Health News
If there’s one area of health care where Republicans and Democrats might strike a deal, it’s prescription drugs.
President Donald Trump has floated a plan to cut drug Read More >
May 07, 2019:
The UMWA 1974 Pension Plan has been decimated by a series of coal company bankruptcies and is projected to go insolvent in 2022.
The miners, who risked their lives for years to provide a key source of energy to the na Read More >
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April 30, 2019: “Tish” James, attorney general of the state of New York, delivered a powerful address at the annual conference of the New York State Alliance for Retired Americans (NYSARA) on April 18, 2019 (Listen to her remarks courtesy of Read More >
April 22, 2019: Making Prescription Drugs More Affordable Would Strengthen Medicare for the Future
The following statement was issued by Richard Fiesta, Executive Director of the Alliance for Retired Americans, regarding the Trustees reports i Read More >
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March 29, 2019: Retiree Group Calls on Verma to Resign Immediately
Richard Fiesta, Executive Director of the Alliance for Retired Americans, issued the following statement regarding CMS Director Seema Verma’s Use of Taxpayer Funds for Perso Read More >
March 27, 2019: By Elisabeth Rosenthal
This month, Eli Lilly and Co. announced with some fanfare that it was manufacturing a generic version of its own best-selling insulin brand, Humalog, which it would sell for half off — $137.35 versus abo Read More >
March 20, 2019:
Connecticut Seniors Describe what Cuts to Medicare and Medicaid would Mean for them
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Medicaid covers nearly 104 million medical visits, Read More >