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Seniors Leader: “Pronounce Medicare For All Dead On Arrival”

Senate bill would end employer health insurance for nearly 200,000,000 Americans ALEXANDRIA, Virginia (April 10, 2019) – 60-Plus Association Founder and Chairman James Martin today issued the following statement regarding Sen. Bernie Sanders’ “Medicare For All” legislation, which was introduced today in the Senate. “As Democrats continue their leftward lurch towards Socialism, the legislation proposed Wednesday…

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Chairman Martin Testifies Before the Florida House

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (FOX 13) – A bill making its way through Tallahassee could lead utility companies to move their power lines underground, adding extra protection while helping to keep the lights on for more people after major storms. However, House Bill 797 could come at a cost to customers. Hurricane Irma, which hit in September…

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Shirley Boone Memorial Service – February 21, 2019

We mourn the loss of our National Spokesman and Good Friend Pat Boone’s wife, Shirley. They were married for 65 years until Friday morning when death took her. But Pat says he will see her soon, seeing as how she just changed address. In her final moments, Shirley was surrounded by her husband and the…

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60 Plus Association Supports “Zero for Zero” resolution

60 Plus Association continues to support Rep. Ted Yoho’s (FL-R-3) bipartisan “Zero for Zero” resolution (H.Con.Res.7). The sugar market is the most volatile commodity market in the world.  America’s sugar farmers compete, unfairly, against heavily subsidized foreign producers, justifying the current no-cost, U.S. sugar policy program to stabilize the domestic sugar market. The “zero-for-zero” policy…

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Time Is Running Out – Congress Must Act Now Before It’s Too Late

Seniors are paying close attention ALEXANDRIA, Virginia (January 31, 2019) – Yesterday, the federal agency that oversees Medicare, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), announced proposed 2020 payments for Medicare Advantage plans—the highly popular plans chosen by 22 million American seniors. The proposed increase of 1.59% is far less than the rate of…

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Senate Republicans Move to Abolish Death Tax

Effort would protect farmers, ranchers, small business owners ALEXANDRIA, Virginia (January 29, 2019) – 60 Plus Association Founder and Chairman James Martin issued the following statement on Tuesday regarding the introduction of the Death Tax Repeal Act of 2019 (S. 215), authored by Sen. John Thune (R-SD): “It’s hard to find a more unfair, more…

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CMS Expands Online Medicare Resources

New App, Online Tools Better Connect Seniors With Experts And Improves Transparency ALEXANDRIA, Virginia (January 28, 2019) – 60 Plus Association Founder and Chairman James Martin, and President Saul Anuzis issued the following statements on Monday regarding the new online services for Medicare information launched today by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS): …

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Bi-Partisanship to Protect Seniors’ Health Care

It seems like bi-partisanship is a rare occurrence these days, but when we see it we need to call it out and praise it. Senators Cory Gardner (R-CO), Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), John Barrasso (R-WY), Doug Jones (D-AL), Tim Scott (R-SC), and Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) just introduced S. 172, the Health Insurance Tax Relief Act. Their…

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Climate Change Alarmism Is the World’s Leading Cause of Hot Gas

Even as anti-gas tax riots raged in France this week, naturalist David Attenborough warned a crowd at a United Nations climate change summit in Poland that “the collapse of our civilizations and the extinction of much of the natural world is on the horizon.” U.N. General Assembly President Maria Espinosa told the media that “mankind”…

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The Snow Job in Poland

IPCC climate confab seeks to stampede the world into adopting destructive energy policies By Craig Rucker Any blizzards that blanket Poland this winter can’t compare to the massive snow job climate campaigners are trying to pull off. Some 30,000 politicians, activists, computer modelers, bureaucrats, lawyers, journalists, renewable energy sellers and a few scientists are in…

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