October 17, 2018: The following statement was issued by Richard Fiesta, Executive Director of the Alliance for Retired Americans, regarding Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s comments about cutting so-called “entitlements”:
“There Read More >
October 12, 2018: by Teresa Ghilarducci, Retirement Equity Lab
Teresa Ghilarducci is an economist and retirement expert at the Retirement Equity Lab, an affiliate of the Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis.
September 2018 Unemploy Read More >
October 11, 2018: The following statement was issued by Richard Fiesta, Executive Director of the Alliance for Retired Americans, regarding the government's announcement that there will be a 2.8% benefit increase for millions of Social Security ben Read More >
September 07, 2018:
Join Sen. Bernie Sanders, Rep. John Larson, and the Alliance for Retired Americans to rally and hear an exciting announcement for our fight to expand Social Security.
RSVP for the event here. Read More >
August 17, 2018: The administration announced the nomination of James Lockhart to be one of the two public trustees for the Social Security and Medicare Trust Funds. If confirmed by the Senate, he would serve for four years.
Lockhart served as Read More >
June 05, 2018: Making Prescription Drugs More Affordable Would Give Medicare a Boost
The following statement was issued by Richard Fiesta, Executive Director of the Alliance for Retired Americans, regarding the Trustees reports issued today o Read More >
May 17, 2018: 2017 Voting Record Report Details Which Senators and Members of Congress Voted to Protect Retirement Security
Washington, DC – The Alliance for Retired Americans today released its 2017 voting record which scored every U.S. R Read More >
May 10, 2018:
Alliance members joined American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) President J. David Cox and other allies at a rally in northern Virginia on Thursday to protest the Social Security Administration’s (SSA) Read More >
March 14, 2018: by Jon “Bowzer” Bauman, President of Social Security Works PAC and
Richard Fiesta, Executive Director of the Alliance for Retired Americans
Voters in Pennsylvania’s 18th district voted to Read More >
March 14, 2018: Retiree issues, combined with a strong Get Out the Vote effort by Alliance for Retired Americans members and staff, helped propel first-time candidate Conor Lamb to victory in the special election for Pennsylvania’s 18th congres Read More >