Archive for July 2013

60 Plus Supports Scalise Amendment

July 31, 2013 Chairman Steve J. Scalise House Republican Study Committee Dear Chairman Scalise: At a at a press conference on March 13, 2013 at the House Triangle, I spoke in support of a Resolution offered by you as Chairman of the House Republican Study Committee, expressing the sense of Congress that a carbon tax…

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Study Shows Clear Connection Between E-Fairness and Economic Growth

(Alexandria, Virginia) — The 60 Plus Association, the nation’s largest conservative seniors organization and the acknowledged alternative to the liberal AARP with over 7.2 million supporters, today touted a new 42 page study published by economist Dr. Arthur Laffer which concludes that closing the sales tax loophole in internet transactions will stimulate the economy and…

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North Carolina Repeals Death Tax Seniors Praise Governor and Legislature

Alexandria, VA – Today the North Carolina legislature passed the Tax Reduction Act, which will immediately repeal the state’s Death Tax, as well as lowers other taxes. North Carolina was the last state in the south to have such a tax after Tennessee set their state’s Death Tax on a schedule last year for repeal.…

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60 Plus Urges Congress to Fix Out of Control AG Eric Holder’s Wrongdoings

In a letter addressed to Members of Congress, 60 Plus urged Congress to take action to reverse Attorney General Eric Holder’s unprecedented decision in December, 2011 to de-claw the Wire Act of 1961, which has resulted in dangerous and unregulated online gambling proliferating across the internet. July 16, 2013 The Honorable Kelly Ayotte United States…

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Seniors Group Blasts Terry McAuliffe for False Attacks, Support of Obamacare

Jim Martin, “Terry McAuliffe is a friend to seniors the way sugar is a friend to a car’s gas tank. His track record is a disaster and his policies will only make life worse for Virginia’s seniors.” (Alexandria, Virginia) — The 60 Plus Association, the nation’s largest conservative seniors organization and the acknowledged alternative to…

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60 Plus Enters the Arizona Solar Debate

PHOENIX, Ariz. – Earlier this week, the 60 Plus Association, on behalf of over 7 million senior citizens nationally and more than 165,000 in the Grand Canyon State, released a hard-hitting online ad campaign urging citizens to get the facts on Arizona’s solar debate at AZSolarFacts.com. “The sky-rocketing energy rates facing Arizonans will hit seniors…

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Support Repeal of the Death Tax!

Senator John Thune (R-SD) has introduced the Death Tax Repeal Permanency Act of 2013. This bill will remove the burden of the Death Tax (technically known as the estate tax) from countless families in the future. The Death Tax has been instituted four times in our nation’s history, each time to prepare for a conflict…

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