May 04, 2017:
Raid of Medicare, cuts to Medicaid among the most problematic parts of the AHCA
The following statement was issued by Richard Fiesta, Executive Director of the Alliance for Retired Americans, in response to the House vote today Read More >
April 10, 2017: The richest Americans live ten years longer than the poorest, according to the latest data, and the health gap between them is widening. This in turn increases the differences in longevity between the two groups.
In a study Read More >
March 29, 2017: The spending agreement that sets federal spending levels will expire at the end of April and President Trump is looking to this as an opportunity to begin cutting domestic programs, increase military spending and begin constructio Read More >
March 24, 2017:
Reduces the solvency of the Medicare trust fund by 4 years by repealing the .09% payroll tax for high earners (individuals earning $200,000 and couples earning $250,000).
Cuts $880 bil Read More >
February 27, 2017: [Best_Wordpress_Gallery id="17" gal_title="ACA Healthcare Rally 2-25"]
During last week’s Congressional recess, Senators and Members of Congress who want to roll back health care provisions met fierce resistance in Read More >
February 17, 2017: Next week, February 18 - 26, Senators and Members of Congress leave Washington and return to their home districts to meet with their constituents.
House Speaker Paul Ryan said yesterday that when they return, the legislation to Read More >
February 17, 2017: Speaker Ryan and the Republican leadership in Congress want make massive changes to Americans’ health care. They are working with President Trump to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act and, at the same time, promising to Read More >
February 10, 2017: [video width="640" height="360" mp4="https://retiredamericans.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/Ken-Pease-Video.mp4"][/video]
The U.S. Senate confirmed Rep. Tom Price (R-GA) for Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS), on Fri Read More >
February 08, 2017: by Robert Roach, Jr.
President of the Alliance for Retired Americans
The Alliance is pleased to offer our endorsement of Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) as he runs for the position of Chairman of the Democratic National Committee.
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January 23, 2017: [Best_Wordpress_Gallery id="12" gal_title="Womens Marches 2017"]
Retirees were a key part of the worldwide movement that Saturday’s protest marches represented. For Alliance members, like many of the activists, the protests w Read More >