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Overwhelming Majority of Arizona Seniors Are Concerned About New EPA Regulations

In down economy, survey shows seven of ten Arizonans worry about the cost of new EPA regulations on their energy bill. Candidates who oppose EPA stand to gain. (Alexandria, Virginia) – A new survey commissioned by the non-partisan 60 Plus Association reveals a strong majority of Arizona senior voters are concerned about the effect that…

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Press Conference To Discuss the New Jersey Estate Tax and its Ramifications

September 15, 2014, Trenton New Jersey Statement by: James L. Martin, Chairman, 60 Plus Association The 60 Plus Association, on behalf of more than seven million seniors and hundreds of thousands of small businesses across the country, and over 200,000 seniors here in the Garden State, thank most sincerely members of the state legislature from…

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Charlie Crist Confirms He Will Lie and Say Anything to Win Office

“Very disturbing behavior” Jim Martin: The only question for Charlie Crist is, were you lying then, or lying now? Given Charlie’s long history of political opportunism, the answer is both. (Alexandria, VA) – Florida Democrats nominated party-switching, political opportunist Charlie Crist as their nominee for governor on Tuesday, despite the fact Crist had previously won…

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Grimes Follows Obama's Lead – Refuses to Support Death Tax Repeal

Jim Martin: Once again Alison Grimes made it clear she stands with Obama, and against Kentucky seniors and farmers. (Alexandria, VA) – Democrat U.S. Senate candidate Alison Grimes again affirmed her support of the federal estate or ‘death’ tax, in comments before the Kentucky Farm Bureau forum, held with her opponent, Senate Minority Leader Mitch…

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60 Plus Association Releases Ad Criticizing AZ Primary Candidate Scott Smith for Supporting Medicaid Expansion

(ALEXANDRIA, VA) – This week the 60 Plus Association will begin running television ads in Arizona highlighting former Mesa Mayor Scott Smith’s support of Medicaid expansion under Obamacare in Arizona. Smith is a candidate in the Republican primary for Governor. 60 Plus represents over 167,000 senior supporters in the Grand Canyon state. The ad states, “Experts…

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Seniors Group Hits Back Against Anti-Energy EPA Regulations

(Atlanta, Georgia) – The non-partisan 60 Plus Association, representing more than 7.2 million seniors nationwide, today hit back against a draconian Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulatory proposal intended to fulfill President Obama’s promise to make the cost of electricity “necessarily skyrocket,” hurting the poor and seniors on fixed-incomes. Appearing at a public rally against the…

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Music Legend Pat Boone Sings Praises of Tom McMillin

(Alexandria, Virginia) – Legendary entertainer Pat Boone, spokesman for the national non-partisan senior citizen group the 60 Plus Association, announced that Michigan GOP congressional candidate Tom McMillin has earned the group’s Honorary Guardian of Seniors’ Rights award. In a statement released by 60 Plus, Boone remarked, “I’m still singing at concerts, but today I’m singing…

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60 Plus Chairman Voices Opinion on Obama and EPA's War on Coal

“President Obama’s War on Coal is an unmitigated War on Seniors. If implemented, EPA’s radical regulations – aimed at shutting down coal fired power plants – the cheapest and most reliable source of electricity – will ‘necessarily skyrocket’ (as Candidate Obama once said) the cost of electricity and the power bills of senior citizens. To the…

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