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Seniors Group Research Finds Proxy Advisory Failings Threaten Retiree Savings

60 Plus joins chorus calling for SEC reform of proxy firms ALEXANDRIA, Virginia (November 13, 2018) –  Today, the 60 Plus American Association of Senior Citizens (60 Plus) released a new report highlighting the conflicted role of proxy advisory firms and their impact on the retirement savings of millions of senior citizens. The report, Consequences of…

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Seniors Group Rallies Retirees to Suspend 2020 HIT

Obamacare Health Insurance Tax must be suspended for 2020 with action now   ALEXANDRIA, Virginia (November 9, 2018) – 60 Plus Association Founder and Chairman James Martin on Thursday issued the following statement regarding the suspension of the Affordable Care Act Health Insurance Tax (HIT) for 2019, and efforts to continue the suspension of the…

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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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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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Senate to Take Up Repeal of Obamacare Medical Device Tax

Seniors Leader Urges “Swift Passage” Following Bipartisan House Repeal Effort ALEXANDRIA, Virginia (July 26, 2018) – 60 Plus Association Founder and Chairman James Martin Thursday issued the following statement in support of efforts to repeal the Obamacare tax on medical devices: “The Senate has a tremendous opportunity to bring back innovation by following the lead…

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