Archive for April 2011

Benefits of telecom reform

By Amy Frederick Printed in the Orlando Sentinel April 27, 2011 A My Word column by AARP’s Jeff Johnson (“Phone rate free-for-all,” April 13) discussed the hardships Florida seniors are facing as the state — and country — attempt to come out of a recession. Unfortunately, Johnson used these difficult circumstances to argue against two…

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Supreme Court Unwisely Rejects Hearing on ObamaCare

60 Plus Chairman Jim Martin: “Bad medicine harms seniors and progeny.” (Alexandria, Virginia) – 60 Plus Association Chairman Jim Martin – the leader of the most influential conservative seniors advocacy group in the nation – today commented on the United States Supreme Court’s decision not to ‘fast-track’ a hearing brought by the Virginia Attorney General…

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Seniors Thank Rep. Beutler for Protecting Medicare in New Campaign

Promises Made, Promises Kept OLYMPIA, WASH. – The 60 Plus Association, nationally recognized as the conservative alternative to the liberal AARP, today launched a new campaign in Washington’s 3rd Congressional District, thanking Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler for protecting Medicare during the recent budget debates. “Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler proved she is different from many in…

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Seniors Thank Rep. Ellmers for Protecting Medicare in New Campaign

Promises Made, Promises Kept RALEIGH, N.C. – The 60 Plus Association, nationally recognized as the conservative alternative to the liberal AARP, today launched a new campaign in North Carolina’s 2nd Congressional District, thanking Rep. Renee Ellmers for protecting Medicare during the recent budget debates. “Rep. Renee Ellmers proved she is different from many in Washington,”…

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Seniors Thank Rep. Hultgren for Protecting Medicare in New Campaign

Promises Made, Promises Kept CHICAGO – The 60 Plus Association, nationally recognized as the conservative alternative to the liberal AARP, today launched a new campaign in Illinois’s 14th Congressional District, thanking Rep. Randy Hultgren for protecting Medicare during the recent budget debates. “Rep. Randy Hultgren proved he is different from many in Washington,” said Jim…

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Seniors Thank Rep. Kinzinger for Protecting Medicare in New Campaign

Promises Made, Promises Kept CHICAGO – The 60 Plus Association, nationally recognized as the conservative alternative to the liberal AARP, today launched a new campaign in Illinois’s 11th Congressional District, thanking Rep. Adam Kinzinger for protecting Medicare during the recent budget debates. “Rep. Adam Kinzinger proved he is different from many in Washington,” said Jim…

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Seniors Thank Rep. Dold for Protecting Medicare in New Campaign

Promises Made, Promises Kept CHICAGO – The 60 Plus Association, nationally recognized as the conservative alternative to the liberal AARP, today launched a new campaign in Illinois’s 10th Congressional District, thanking Rep. Robert Dold for protecting Medicare during the recent budget debates. “Rep. Robert Dold proved he is different from many in Washington,” said Jim…

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Seniors Thank Rep. Walsh for Protecting Medicare in New Campaign

Promises Made, Promises Kept CHICAGO – The 60 Plus Association, nationally recognized as the conservative alternative to the liberal AARP, today launched a new campaign in Illinois’s 8th Congressional District, thanking Rep. Joe Walsh for protecting Medicare during the recent budget debates. “Rep. Joe Walsh proved he is different from many in Washington,” said Jim…

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Seniors Thank Congress for Protecting Medicare

60 Plus launches new ads and direct mail campaign in 39 Congressional Districts ALEXANDRIA, VA – The 60 Plus Association, nationally recognized as the conservative alternative to the liberal AARP, today launched a new campaign in 39 Congressional Districts, thanking Members for protecting Medicare during the recent budget debates.  The organization will spend over $800,000…

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Seniors Thank Rep. Ryan for Protecting Medicare in New Radio Ad

Promises Made, Promises Kept MILWAUKEE, WISC. – The 60 Plus Association, nationally recognized as the conservative alternative to the liberal AARP, today launched a new radio ad in Wisconsin’s 1st Congressional District, thanking Rep. Paul Ryan for protecting Medicare during the recent budget debates. “Rep. Paul Ryan proved he is different from many in Washington,”…

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