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Donald Trump Pledges Support For Seniors’ Medicare

President “boldly and succinctly articulates risks to seniors” in 2018 ALEXANDRIA, Virginia (October 10, 2018) – 60 Plus Association President Saul Anuzis Wednesday issued the following statement following President Trump’s remarks in USA Today on preserving Medicare: “Nobody can boldly and succinctly articulate the risks to seniors as we head into November like Donald Trump.…

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Cruz Bill Expands Health Care Options For Seniors

Retirement Freedom Act spares retirees from choosing between  health care and Social Security ALEXANDRIA, Virginia (October 10, 2018) – 60-Plus Association Founder and Chairman James Martin issued the following statement Wednesday regarding the Retirement Freedom Act as introduced by Texas Senator Ted Cruz: “Senior citizens should not be forced by the federal government to choose…

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Kavanaugh’s ‘Strength of Character’ Overcomes Orchestrated Smear

SCOTUS confirmation reaffirms rule of law, repudiates mob rule   ALEXANDRIA, Virginia (October 6, 2018) – 60 Plus Association Founder and Chairman James Martin issued the following statement Saturday on the occasion of Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s Senate confirmation as Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States:   “Brett Kavanaugh has emerged from…

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Self-Driving Vehicle Plan Advances

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                            Contact:   Scott Hogenson October 4, 2018                                                                                                         703-967-6298 Self-Driving Vehicle Plan Advances Autonomous vehicles would be “tremendous boon,” to seniors, disabled ALEXANDRIA, Virginia (October 4, 2018) – 60-Plus Association Founder and Chairman James Martin…

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Conservative Group Coalition Letter In Opposition to Duty Drawback Excise Tax Restrictions

The Honorable Steven Mnuchin Secretary U.S. Treasury Department 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, D.C. 20220 The Honorable Mick Mulvaney Director Office of Management and Budget 725 17th Street, NW Washington, D.C. 20503 The Honorable Kevin McAleenan Commissioner U.S. Customs and Border Protection 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, D.C. 20229 The Honorable Neomi Rao Administrator Office…

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Supreme Court May Hear David vs. Goliath Lawsuit on Constitutionality of CFPB

A David vs. Goliath lawsuit on the constitutionality of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has reached the Supreme Court. The plaintiffs in the case are a small Texas community bank, the State National Bank of Big Spring, joined by a small but highly effective Washington, D.C. think tank, the Competitive Enterprise Institute, and a…

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Senior’s Group Welcomes Return of Senate ‘Workhorse’

Jon Kyl appointment to Senate earns praise from seniors’ leaders ALEXANDRIA, Virginia (September 4, 2018) – 60 Plus Association Founder and Chairman James Martin on Tuesday issued the following statement regarding the appointment of former Senator Jon Kyl to fill the seat of the late Senator John McCain: “Few people know the workings of the…

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Statements on Senator John McCain Lying in State

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia (August 31, 2018) – 60 Plus Association Founder and Chairman James Martin, and 60 Plus Association National Spokesman Pat Boone, issued the following statements Friday on the occasion of Sen. John McCain lying in state at the US Capitol. From Mr. Martin: “The people filing through the Capitol Rotunda to pay their respects…

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60 Plus Association ‘Protecting Access to Medicare Act’ Coalition Letter

August 6, 2018 The Hon. Greg Walden Chairman, Energy & Commerce Committee 2176 Rayburn HOB Washington, D.C. 20515 The Hon. Michael Burgess Subcommittee Chairman, Health 2125 Rayburn HOB Washington, DC 20515 The Hon. Kevin Brady Chairman, Ways and Means 1102 Longworth HOB Washington, DC 20515 The Hon. Peter Roskam Subcommittee Chairman, Health 1102 Longworth HOB…

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Trump Continues Obamacare Roll-Back Effort

Incremental step ‘encouraging,’ but ‘the best path forward is to finally and fully repeal Obamacare’ ALEXANDRIA, Virginia (August 2, 2018) – 60 Plus Association Founder and Chairman James Martin Thursday issued the following statement on the Trump Administration’s new rules on short-term health insurance policies: “The efforts of President Trump and Health and Human Services…

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