Archive for March 2013

60 Plus Chairman Praises Curtis Bostic

(Alexandria, VA) – Jim Martin, Chairman and Founder of the 60 Plus Association, today issued a strongly worded endorsement of Curtis Bostic, running against former Governor Mark Sanford, to represent South Carolina’s First District in the U. S. House of Representatives. Martin’s statement follows an earlier endorsement by the 60 Plus Association’s national spokesman, legendary entertainer…

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Music Legend Pat Boone Sings Praises of Curtis Bostic

(Alexandria, VA) – Legendary entertainer Pat Boone, spokesman for the 60 Plus Association, a national non-partisan senior citizen’s group, announced today that Curtis Bostic has earned the Honorary Guardian of Seniors’ Rights award. Bostic is in a runoff against former Governor Mark Sanford for the U.S. House of Representatives seat in South Carolina’s 1st District. Boone,…

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Warning to Lawmakers: Seniors Demand Death Tax Repeal

Jim Martin – “Seniors applaud Senator Thune for his leadership to kill the Death Tax!” Alexandria, VA – Senator John Thune (R-SD) has proposed an amendment to the Senate Budget Resolution submitted by Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) that would provide a deficit neutral fund for the permanent repeal of the death tax. Jim Martin, Chairman…

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Mike Gallagher Radio: Impact of a Carbon Tax on Seniors

Nationally syndicated talk show host Mike Gallagher discussed 60 Plus and how a carbon tax would affect seniors. [audio:https://sixtyplus.wpengine.com/files/60-Plus-Association-segment-mg-130321.mp3|titles=Mike Gallagher Show: Effects of a Carbon Tax on Seniors (3/21/2013)]

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Seniors Stand with Resolution Against Carbon Tax

(Washington, DC) – The following comments were made by 60 Plus Association Chairman and Founder Jim Martin at a press conference today at the House Triangle, in support of a Resolution offered by Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA), Chairman of the House Republican Study Committee, expressing the sense of Congress that a carbon tax would have…

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Ryan Budget Proposal a Much Needed Rx to Save the Teetering Medicare Program

Jim Martin: We have ample proof that trillion dollar deficits are not the road to prosperity, but the road to ruin.  The Ryan budget plan will save Medicare from the brink, and our nation from the cliff. (Alexandria, Virginia) – The 60 Plus Association, the nation’s largest conservative seniors organization and acknowledged alternative to the…

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Mike Gallagher Radio: Table Funding for Obamacare

Nationally syndicated talk show host Mike Gallagher discusses tabling funding for Obamacare. [audio:https://sixtyplus.wpengine.com/files/60-Plus-Association-segment-mg-130308.mp3|titles=Mike Gallagher Show: Table Funding for Obamacare (3/8/2013)]

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New Obama taxes will torpedo senior health care

Jim Martin Chairman, 60 Plus Association 11:49 AM 03/08/2013 Published via Daily Caller Policy successes in Washington are few and far between these days, so more than ever we pray that our leaders follow the old adage, “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” Sadly, that phrase has been all but banished from the White…

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Seniors Stand Behind Sen. Ted Cruz's "Restore Growth First" Amendment

Jim Martin: “Only partially implemented, Obamacare has already proven to be a wrecking ball on our nation’s economy and healthcare system.” (Alexandria, Virginia) – The 60 Plus Association, home to 7.2 million senior citizen activists, today endorsed Senator Ted Cruz’s (R-TX) “Restore Growth First” amendment to the Senate’s Continuing Resolution on the budget, which aims…

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