Priorities USA, Georgia Alliance for Retired Americans, Vote.org File Legal Challenge to Georgia’s “Wet Signature” Absentee Ballot Application Requirement
Atlanta, GA — Today, a coalition of organizations — the Georgia Alliance for Retired Americans, Priorities USA and Vote.org — filed suit against the Georgia State Election Board asking the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia to invalidate Georgia’s ... Read more
Retiree Group Endorses Wiley Nickel for Election to U.S. House
Cites His Commitment to Protecting Earned Social Security and Medicare Benefits
Raleigh - Members of the Alliance for Retired Americans proudly announced their endorsement of Wiley Nickel for election to the U.S. House of Representatives from North Carolina’s 13th Congressi... Read more
Retiree Group Endorses Jessica Cisneros for Election to U.S. House
Cites Her Commitment to Expanding and Protecting Earned Social Security and Medicare Benefits
Laredo - Members of the Alliance for Retired Americans proudly announced their endorsement of Jessica Cisneros for election to the U.S. House of Representatives from Texas’s 28th C... Read more
Retiree Group Endorses Tim Ryan for Election to U.S. Senate
Cites His Commitment to Expanding and Protecting Earned Social Security and Medicare Benefits
Columbus - Members of the Alliance for Retired Americans proudly announced their endorsement of Tim Ryan for election to the U.S. Senate from Ohio today. The Ohio Alliance for Retire... Read more
Federal Judge Finds Florida Voting Law Unconstitutional in Case Brought by the Florida Alliance for Retired Americans and Others
A federal judge today struck down Florida’s restrictive voting law, known as S.B. 90, which was passed in 2021, finding it racially discriminatory.
“Older Floridians take voting seriously and we are grateful that the Court today struck down S.B. 90,” said Bill Sauers, Pr... Read more
President Biden Addresses Retirees’ Needs at State of the Union: Lower Prescription Drug Prices, Voting Rights, Safer Nursing Homes
The following statement was issued by Richard Fiesta, Executive Director of the Alliance for Retired Americans, following President Joe Biden’s State of the Union address Tuesday:
“President Biden had seniors’ interests at the top of his priorities list last night during... Read more
New Retiree Voting Record Report Released
Scores Congress on Votes Cast during Pandemic’s Second Year
Washington, DC – The Alliance for Retired Americans released its 2021 Congressional Voting Record, which scored each U.S. Senator and Representative on critical retirement security issues, today.
“Almost ever... Read more
KHN: Pandemic-Fueled Shortages of Home Health Workers Strand Patients Without Necessary Care
Frail older adults are finding it harder than ever to get paid help amid acute staff shortages at home health agencies.
Several trends are fueling the shortages: Hospitals and other employers are hiring away home health workers with better pay and benefits. Many aides have fal... Read more
Retiree Organization Tells Election Assistance Commission to Follow the Law
Requiring Voters to Provide Full Social Security Numbers to Register to Vote Violates the National Voter Registration Act and the Voting Rights Act
Washington – The Alliance for Retired Americans today called on the U.S. Election Assistance Commission (EAC) to stop permitting ... Read more
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