Archive for March 2011

Gambling With Our Very Lives: A Senior's Take on ObamaCare One Year Later

By Jim Martin Published March 22, 2011 FoxNews.com http://www.foxnews.com/opinion/2011/03/22/gambling-lives-seniors-obamacare-year-later/ The one-year anniversary of the passage of ObamaCare arrives Wednesday and as I reflect on the battle that gave us this bill and everything that’s happened since, I am reminded of the game liar’s poker. Liar’s poker is a game of chance made famous by Michael…

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Can I Draw You a Map? Obama Expands Oil Drilling, Creates Jobs – in Brazil

(Alexandria, VA) – While overseeing a seven-year moratorium on drilling off of America’s coasts and in the Gulf of Mexico, President Obama has announced billions in loans to Brazil to help them drill and extract offshore oil, a move that will make America more dependent upon foreign oil, and weaken national security. Telling Brazilian leaders…

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ObamaCare Still Bad Medicine

New Prescription Needed Statement by 60 Plus Chairman Jim Martin (Alexandria, VA) – One year after the passage of his signature health care law, President Obama and members of his Administration are fanning out across the country on a targeted public relations campaign to try to convince the American people to like ObamaCare. The Administration…

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60 Plus Announces Support for Telecommunications Modernization Legislation in New Jersey

60 Plus Joins Other National Seniors Organizations to Support Greater Competition, Innovation WASHINGTON – The 60 Plus Association, a national seniors advocacy organization, joined with two other national seniors advocacy organizations in announcing their support for the “Market Competition and Consumer Choice Act” in New Jersey. The 60 Plus Association, the National Caucus & Center…

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60 Plus Association Advocates on Behalf of Florida's 'Digital' Seniors

(Tallahassee, FL) – The 60 Plus Association is proud to announce its participation in today’s  ‘2011 Ambassadors for Aging Day’ at the Florida Capitol Courtyard in Tallahassee. Hosted by the Florida Department of Elder Affairs and the Florida Sports Foundation, the day’s events were a showcase to highlight the activities and contributions of senior citizens,…

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Support Jobs and Competition in New Jersey

A competitive communications market is important to New Jersey’s seniors and to New Jersey’s future. Competition and consumer choice mean jobs.  Jobs now, and jobs in the future for our children and grandchildren. On 3/21, the New Jersey State Senate will vote on S-2664, “the Market Competition and Consumer Choice Act”.   S-2664 will modernize regulations…

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