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 billion from Medicaid b...Read more >
March 06, 2017: Americans for decades have planned to live the American Dream in retirement through the three-legged stool of pensions, savings and Social Security. This dream has been threatened by wage stagnation, low interest rates, and corporate America’s atta...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 their home districts...Read more >
February 23, 2017: By: Jordan Rau and Julie Appleby, Kaiser Health News is a national health policy news service that is part of the nonpartisan Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation.
Dale Marsh has not been enamored with his health insurance since the Affordable Care ...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 repeal and replace ...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 “reform” Medicar...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 Friday despite intense ...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.
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 >