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Resolution Medicare Part D

Adopted May 12, 2006 Whereas Americans over age 65 are nearly 13 percent of the U.S. population but account for 34 percent of all prescriptions dispensed and 42 cents of every dollar spent on prescription drugs; and Whereas the Medicare program has provided secure, universal ... Read more

Resolution Pension and Retirement Savings Protections

Adopted September 6, 2002, Amended May 12, 2006 Whereas the retirement security of millions of retired and working Americans has been threatened by dramatic fluctuation in the stock market and the collapse and bankruptcies of corporations like Enron, WorldCom, Ade... Read more

Resolution Older Americans Act

Adopted May 12, 2006 Whereas the number of Americans over age 65 will rise from 36 million Americans today to 55 million by 2020 and nearly 72 million by 2030; and Whereas many in the increasing older population will need supportive services at some point; and Whereas Ol... Read more