Archive for October 2010

Seniors Will Be Heard Loud And Clear On Tuesday

Alexandria, VA – Hold onto the hand railing. Tuesday will see a seismic shift in the direction of our nation, the likes of which we’ve rarely seen in the past and may not ever see again. And it couldn’t come a moment too soon. From the second President Obama, Nancy Pelosi and Harry Reid took…

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Nattering Nabobs of Negativism – Setting the Record Straight

By Jim Martin, Chairman of the 60 Plus Association The 60 Plus Association, which I launched more than 18 years ago, has been accused by the far left of not representing seniors. I arrived on the Washington, D.C. scene as a newspaper reporter some 50 years ago and I’ve never seen such ‘foaming at the…

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New Ad Supports Health Reform Repeal in the Name of Freedom

ALEXANDRIA, VA. – The 60 Plus Association, nationally recognized as the conservative alternative to the liberal AARP, today launched a new nationwide television ad that advocates the repeal of healthcare reform.  The 60-second ad features Philip Storer, a World War II veteran who is concerned Obamacare will take away the freedoms that he and thousands…

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New 60 Plus Ad Targets Oberstar's Record

DULUTH, MINN. – The 60 Plus Association, nationally recognized as the conservative alternative to the liberal AARP, today launched a new television ad in Minnesota’s 8th Congressional District.  The organization will spend nearly $100,000 in the district on issue ads that spotlight Rep. James Oberstar’s record. “After 36 years in Congress, Rep. Oberstar has lost…

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New 60 Plus Ad Puts Spotlight on Ortiz's Record

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – The 60 Plus Association, nationally recognized as the conservative alternative to the liberal AARP, today launched a new television ad in Texas’s 27th Congressional District that puts a spotlight on Rep. Solomon Ortiz’s record. The organization will spend nearly $150,000 in the area. “Texas seniors have a message for Rep. Ortiz:…

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New Ad Supports Health Reform Repeal in the Name of Freedom

ALEXANDRIA, VA. – The 60 Plus Association, nationally recognized as the conservative alternative to the liberal AARP, today launched a new nationwide television ad that advocates the repeal of healthcare reform.  The 60-second ad features Philip Storer, a World War II veteran who is concerned Obamacare will take away the freedoms that he and thousands…

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Seniors Group Asks All in Drug Distribution Chain to Help Protect Patients from Unapproved Products

60 Plus applauds FDA’s removal of untested colchicine from market, but reminds that more work is needed to protect patient safety ALEXANDRIA, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–James L. Martin, chairman of the 60 Plus Association, a seniors advocacy group, applauded the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) decision to remove unapproved colchicine products from the market, and called on…

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Mystery Millions

Slate Magazine
About four weeks ago, a 30-second political ad with a simple script and modest production values went on the air in Paul Kanjorski’s northeast-Pennsylvania district. Three men appeared onscreen, trading off lines like relatives trying to tell the story of the family vacation.

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