Issues

Social Security at 85

President Trump vows to “totally protect” Social Security and he means it 60 Plus Founder and Chairman Jim Martin Thursday issued the following statement on the 85th anniversary of the signing of …

We Must Protect Access to Vital Telemedicine Services

Saul Anuzis is president of The 60 Plus Association. Seniors have been taking advantage of telemedicine services, often accessed via their smartphones, tablets or laptops, for some time now. But the coronavirus …

Coalition of 24 Groups Oppose Energy Tax Credit Extension

Leader McConnell and Chairman Grassley: On behalf of millions of taxpayers and consumers across the country, we are writing to express our opposition to extending the production tax credit (PTC) and the …

Coalition Commends Sens. Cassidy and Wicker for Healthcare Legislation Without Price Controls

Dear Senators Cassidy and Wicker: As you debate and consider health legislation for the remainder of this Congress, the undersigned groups representing millions of taxpayers and consumers commend you for introducing bills …

Conservatives Urge Expanded Access To Hsas In Forthcoming Covid-19 Legislation

Conservatives support efforts in Congress by Senators Ted Cruz and Ben Sasse, and Representatives Ted Budd and Chip Roy, to decouple health savings accounts (HSA) from high deductible health plans in forthcoming …

Coalition Letter Urging Opposition to Price Controls on the Healthcare System

President Donald J. TrumpThe White House1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NWWashington, D.C. 20500 The Honorable Alex M. AzarSecretaryU.S. Department of Health and Human Services200 Independence Avenue, SWWashington, D.C. 20201 Vice President Michael R. PenceThe …

AARP, United Healthcare and CVS keep prescription drug prices higher for seniors

Even under Medicare, older Americans are paying a high price for AARP By James L. Martin and Saul Anuzis – – Tuesday, February 11, 2020 Most folks think of the AARP as a …

No, the Trump administration is not cutting Medicaid

The Trump administration released the Healthy Adult Opportunity last week, providing a historic level of flexibility for states to design a Medicaid program tailored to the unique needs of their adult beneficiaries, …

Doctors’ Lobby Betrays Seniors with Support of Medicare For All

ACP endorsement is “selfish and cynical” 60 Plus Association and American Association of Senior Citizens Founder and Chairman James Martin today issued the following statement on the endorsement of Medicare For All …

Oppose Pelosi’s Price Controls Support Rep. Arrington’s Plan To Provide Immediate Relief to Seniors!

Speaker Pelosi’s bill on prescription drugs is a giant step toward government control of the pharmaceutical industry. Through heavy handed tactics, confiscatory taxation and retroactive penalties, the Pelosi plan ultimately seeks to …