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.
Keith Ellison has ...Read more >
February 02, 2017: Republican leaders appear to be moving to replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in a piecemeal fashion rather than with one broad bill. The House Energy and Commerce Committee is holding two hearings on ACA replacement this week, giving clues as to...Read more >
January 31, 2017: The following statement was issued by Richard Fiesta, Executive Director of the Alliance for Retired Americans, as Donald Trump reneged on his promise to let Medicare negotiate bulk discounts for the prices it pays for prescription drugs.
“Durin...Read more >
January 25, 2017: By: Shefali Luthra, Kaiser Health News is a national health policy news service that is part of the nonpartisan Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation.
President Donald Trump’s administration made explicit this weekend its commitment to an old GOP st...Read more >
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 were about a wide var...Read more >
January 19, 2017: [Best_Wordpress_Gallery id="10" gal_title="ACA Our First Stand"]
On Sunday, January 15, seniors from across the country participated in more than 70 “Our First Stand” events in support of health care. Alliance members were out in force to show...Read more >
January 13, 2017: The following statement was issued by Richard Fiesta, Executive Director of the Alliance for Retired Americans, regarding the U.S. House vote to approve the 2017 budget resolution that instructs committees to write legislation repealing the Affordabl...Read more >
January 10, 2017: Thanks to budget cuts, the Social Security Administration (SSA) is stretched thin and the public is going to see further reductions in services.
On January 9 SSA announced it will only send paper annual statements to people age 60 and over, who ar...Read more >
January 10, 2017: By: Anna Gorman, Kaiser Health News is a national health policy news service that is part of the nonpartisan Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation.
Debbie Case held an insulated bag with two packaged meals — a sandwich wrap and fruit for lunch, a b...Read more >
January 04, 2017: During the 2016 election, the Alliance for Retired Americans set out to educate voters in key battleground states about Social Security. The Alliance’s campaign had two components – an online paid ad campaign and grass roots earned media events.
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