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More than a 'Smidgen' of Corruption Unearthed at IRS

Jim Martin: “No wonder President Obama didn’t see a ‘smidgen of corruption,’ he was looking down at the floor when he should have been looking at the mountain of corruption right in front of him. (Alexandria, Virginia) – An avalanche of information underscoring wrongdoing, corruption and criminal acts at the IRS under President Obama’s appointees,…

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Death Tax Repeal Reaches 200 Cosponsors

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today with the help from the 60 Plus Association, H.R. 2429, the Death Tax Repeal Act of 2013, reached 200 bipartisan cosponsors including support from nearly every Republican member of the House Committee on Ways and Means: Jim Martin, Chairman of the 60 Plus Association said, “As we approach a majority of…

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Supreme Court Strikes a Blow in Support of Free Speech

Jim Martin: “Arbitrary limits on political speech that give the ruling class an upper hand to muzzle the voice of the people have no place in our nation.” (Alexandria, Virginia) – The 60 Plus Association, the nation’s largest conservative senior citizens organization with over 7.2 million senior supporters, and the acknowledged alternative to the liberal…

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New York Increases Death Tax Exemption; Seniors Praise Governor and Legislature

Alexandria, VA – Yesterday, the New York legislature passed its annual budget, increasing the state’s death tax exemption to match the federal exemption over five years. New York is the second state this year to increase their exemption to match the federal estate tax. Jim Martin, Chairman of the 60 Plus Association, said, “Seeing states…

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60 Plus Launches Major Ad Campaign Against Senators Supporting Obamacare for Mortgages

Opposes Johnson-Crapo legislation, which allows the federal government to seize all profits from mortgage companies Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, causing millions of Americans who hold stock in the companies to lose their retirement savings and pensions Alexandria, Virginia – The 60 Plus Association today released TV and radio advertisements in seven states targeting Senate…

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March Monthly Update

Beware the Ides of March, so the saying goes. Julius Caesar ignored this bit of advice to his detriment, but you don’t have to be a Roman emperor to find some meaning in this ancient wisdom. In Washington, all eyes are on the November elections, but the cold Winter months prior hold much peril for…

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Charlie Crist Thinks Florida Seniors Losing Their Doctors is "Great"

Jim Martin: “Charlie Crist is a clear and present danger to all Florida seniors and their families if he again comes anywhere near the Governor’s mansion.” (Alexandria, Virginia) – 60 Plus Association Chairman Jim Martin, leader of the nation’s largest conservative seniors organization with over 7.2 million senior supporters, including 800,000 in his home state…

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Keep the Promise to Seniors Act is Utmost Priority for Congress

Jim Martin: “Voting in support of Rep. Renee Ellmers (R-NC) bill to save seniors’ prescription drug plans should be on every member of Congress’s to do list.” (Alexandria, Virginia) – 60 Plus Association Chairman Jim Martin, leader of the nation’s largest conservative seniors organization with over 7.2 million senior supporters, today offered his highest endorsement…

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60 Plus Applauds Chairman Joe Pitts (R-PA) on Holding Hearing Entitled “Keeping the Promise: Allowing Seniors to Keep Their Medicare Advantage Plans If They Like Them.”

March 10, 2014 Dear Chairman Pitts, As Chairman of the 60 Plus Association, representing over 7 MILLION senior citizen activists nationwide, I commend you on convening the hearing entitled “Keeping the Promise:  Allowing Seniors to Keep Their Medicare Advantage Plans If They Like Them.” I often weigh in on proposed legislation and changes in regulations…

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Seniors Applaud Gov. Rick Scott Standing Up to Obamacare Raids on Medicare

(Alexandria, Virginia) – With Congressional hearings each month uncovering more and more the extent to which Obamacare is being funded with raids on Medicare, Florida Governor Rick Scott has earned the support and appreciation of seniors everywhere by confronting President Obama to end the Medicare raids.  Said Governor Scott: “President Obama said he wants to…

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