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Secret White House Meetings Raise More Questions on AARP’s Support of Health Care Bill

60 Plus Chairman Jim Martin, “The ugly truth is coming out on AARP’s secret White House deals.”

(Alexandria, Virginia) – Newly released emails, memos and other documents pertaining to the White House’s effort to pass health care reform in 2009 and 2010 undermine claims by the AARP made as late as December of 2009 that the seniors group did not endorse the President Obama’s health care bill, and prove that AARP was in fact working behind the scenes with a coalition of corporate lobbyists, unions and political organizations to strategize a public relations campaign to get the legislation passed.

June 15, 2012 | Read more…

60 Plus Launches National Bus Tour

Chairman: “Unlike AARP, 60 Plus will listen to seniors”

Kickoff Tour: Florida, Virginia, Ohio

(Alexandria, Virginia) – The 60 Plus Association, the leading conservative seniors organization with over 7.2 million supporters, is launching its “Healthcare Freedom” bus tour next Thursday to discuss with seniors their reaction to the controversial health care bill passed in 2010.

June 13, 2012 | Read more…

Obama TV Ads Ignore His War on Medicare, Seniors

Jim Martin, “The most anti-Medicare President in history has no credibility with seniors.”

(Alexandria, Virginia) – The President’s campaign committee launched the first of several new TV ads this week, including one targeted toward seniors where Obama portrays himself as a defender of Medicare and seniors’ benefits.

May 25, 2012 | Read more…

60 Plus Applauds MN Seniors for Standing-Up to AARP’s Liberal, Pro-Obama Antics

Jim Martin, “Seniors standing together will make a noise loud enough even for AARP to hear!”

(Alexandria, Virginia) – 60 Plus Association Chairman and Founder Jim Martin today offered his strong voice of support to Minnesota seniors who are cutting up their AARP membership cards in protest of the organization’s opposition to the Minnesota Voter ID amendment, which has the overwhelming support of all residents in the North Star state, including seniors.

May 24, 2012 | Read more…

STOP Taxpayer Funded Ad Campaign for Obamacare

Jim Martin, “This may be the only law that needs its own ‘Minister of Propaganda.’”

(Alexandria, Virginia) – Despite being weeks or even days away from a Supreme Court decision that could decide the fate of the President’s unpopular health care law, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is moving forward with a $20 million public relations campaign to “educate” the public as to the laws “benefits.”  This prompted a response from 60 Plus Chairman Jim Martin, leader of the nation’s largest senior citizen organization with over 7.2 million senior supporters.

May 23, 2012 | Read more…

Seniors Oppose Obama Attack on Religious Liberty

Jim Martin, “Over 200 years of religious liberty down the drain with one arrogant President.”

(Alexandria, Virginia) – The 60 Plus Association today voiced its support for a federal lawsuit filed today by the University of Notre Dame’s — one of 12 total lawsuits encompassing 43 religious organizations — challenging the constitutionality of the Health and Human Services’ (HHS) mandate ordering religious organizations to provide contraceptive and other services that run counter to the Catholic faith and infringe upon 1st Amendment religious freedoms.

May 21, 2012 | Read more…

Seniors Support Passing Ryan Budget in Senate

Jim Martin, “Seniors need real leadership in the Senate, not political games that have left us with over 1,100 days without a budget and Medicare on the brink of insolvency.”

May 16, 2012 | Read more…