December 07, 2016: Washington, DC – Alarmed by the House Congressional Leadership’s plans to dismantle Medicare, the Alliance for Retired Americans today kicked off a grass roots campaign to block any attempts to cut or convert guaranteed, earne Read More >
June 22, 2016: Seniors Would Have to Wait Until 67 for Coverage
The following statement was issued today by Richard Fiesta, Executive Director of the Alliance for Retired Americans, in response to House Speaker Paul Ryan’s release of “A B Read More >
June 22, 2016: The following statement was issued by Richard Fiesta, Executive Director of the Alliance for Retired Americans, regarding the Trustees reports issued today on the Social Security and Medicare Trust Funds:
“The Social Security Read More >
October 27, 2015:
“Movement to prevent a default and avert a government shutdown is welcome news for all Americans, but the deal is not perfect.
“The Alliance for Retired Americans is relieved that this budget deal would protect mi Read More >
July 27, 2015: (Washington, DC) -- Recognizing the essential role that Medicare has played in helping older Americans live healthier, longer and more financially secure lives, members of the Alliance for Retired Americans are pulling out all the Read More >
July 23, 2015: “Jeb Bush has declared war on seniors.
“By going after their earned Medicare benefits, he is putting our health and economic well-being at risk.
“Medicare was created 50 years ago this month to ensure that older Amer Read More >
July 22, 2015: “The Social Security and Medicare trustees today confirmed that Social Security and Medicare are not in crisis, and, in fact, continue to be in strong fiscal health.
“Throughout its history Social Security has never missed Read More >
June 16, 2015: “Today’s House action to delay a re-vote on Trade Adjustment Assistance related to Fast Track for the Trans Pacific Partnership is ironic.
“It extends the deadline for voting on $950 million in Medicare cuts until July 30 Read More >
June 08, 2015: Contact: Jason Stanford, (202) 637-5037, firstname.lastname@example.org
Washington – Seniors groups and Members of Congress today urged the House of Representatives to oppose plans to cut a total of $950 million from Me Read More >
February 02, 2015:
“Overall, President Obama’s 2016 budget proposal is a mixed bag for retirees.
“We are concerned that the budget would hurt many seniors who are already stretching their health care dollars as far as they can go. It wo Read More >