Monday, October 31st Florida Events

The Florida Alliance for Retired Americans is hosting events in Tallahassee featuring Jame Roosevelt III. There will be a press conference with Congressional candidates, an Intergeneration forum, meeting with seniors and a Lecture and reception.
Where: Tallahassee, Florida | When: Events from 10:00 AM - 6:30 PM | Learn More

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Alliance for Retired AmericansWednesday, October 26th, 2016 at 6:49am

2016 = No Security Cost of Living Adjustment. 2017 = about $5.00 per month. It’s not enough. Sign our petition and urge Congress to pass the SAVE Act and provide retirees with a one-time $581 payment.

Robert Leystra Remove the income cap. Repay the borrowed monies, from LBJ forward. Redo the COLA formula so it actually reflects Medicine, grocery, auto, rent, and all the other crap involved with getting by. Oh, and maybe we the hardworking poor who lost our IRA's under Bush could all use some other breaks so we could vacation as well.
Michael Charles Jozwiak The income cap is now near about $120,000 area. Raise the cap to $500,000 and so much more cash will go into SSI. This should be one of the first actions of the Hillary/Democratic government next year.
Shikira Fenner Amen amen exspand social security right now and sign the bill right now we need help right now
Sylvia L Green But I need $581 a MONTH INCREASE ... I only get $385 a month, as it is!
Allen Luby Republicans can't get there head out of trumps ass they should all leave the house
Charlie Romero CONGRESS has not paid this Back! Crooked Congress Repeal the illegal WEP/GPO ACT that was illegally passed in 1983 by Ronald W Reagan! Social Security Fairness Act Of 2015!Stealing Social Security from Retirees!! Write your Congressman to have this REPEALED!
John Freitas Congress passed themselves a $2,800 increase for 2017. Tell the bastards we need one to.
Martin Banish
Sadie Luby Need to do lots better on this matter
Rose Sandro Hill Bet there was money for war things!
Mark Schmidt We have to vote the republicans out first...
Stephany Jester Maybe they just misplaced the decimal!
Martin Banish SAVE Benefits Act is a start to fair benefits or COLA for us ...
Joseph Cannia absolutely
Billy Ennis tax every dime the rich make and make them pay on every dime in offshore tax havens
Lawrence McHale NEED IT N O W.
Bud Pelletier What the GOP Congress do something ??
Michael Volz Vote TRUMP
Susan Thornton We have paid into this program for most of our lives. We deserve better than we are getting--if we get any raise at all. Wake up Government, pay us back and treat us fairly.

Fix Social Security’s Bad Math

CPI for elderly is most accurate measure for calculating Social Security COLAs By Rep. Mike Honda (D-Calif.) and Richard Fiesta For only the third time in 40 years, the Social Security Administration (SSA) announced this month that there will be no cost-of­-living-­adjustments (COLAs) for seniors in 2016. How can it be, when we hear heart­breaking stories of seniors wh

Join the Fight Against High Drug Prices

Medicare — one of the most important benefit to millions of retired Americans — is a always hot issue in Congress. From recent proposals for savings in drug costs to new plans that would increase the cost you pay out of pocket, stay tuned on this important issue.