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AARP Exposed, Profiting at Expense of Seniors and to Detriment of all Americans

Jim Martin, “It’s time people got over any notion that the AARP is working for the benefit of anything more than their own bottom line and political fiefdom in Washington.” (Alexandria, Virginia) – A front-page story in the December 4 edition of the Washington Post exposed in detail how the AARP stands to lose hundreds…

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60 Plus Association Launches Program to Stop Tax Hike on Investment Income

The 60 Plus Association announced today that it will launch a program to contact seniors across the country in order to raise awareness about the pending tax increase on dividend income. Without Congressional action in the next few weeks, the tax rate on dividend income – currently set at 15% – will increase to as…

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Carbon Tax Will Be Devastating to America's Poor and Elderly

Jim Martin, “Taxing carbon is like taxing gravity, it will make everything we buy more expensive, and the burden will be felt hardest by the poor and elderly.” (Alexandria, Virginia) – With Democrats in Congress perpetually seeking new revenue sources via higher taxes, Congressman Jim McDermott (D-WA) has introduced new legislation reviving the idea of…

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The Shady Dealings of the AARP

By Pat Boone and Jim Martin For many years, the AARP was a trusted voice of seniors across America.  We believed, and rightly so, they were operating in our best interest, representing the issues and concerns of elderly Americans in Washington and across the 50 states.  But sadly, those days are long in the past,…

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States Should Reject Obamacare Healthcare Exchanges

Jim Martin, “These half-baked, unfunded mandates are nothing but handcuffs on Governors, and a prison sentence for Americans who want quality, life-saving  healthcare in their home state.” (Alexandria, Virginia) – States should reject the federal healthcare exchanges offered through President Obama’s ACA overhaul, says 60 Plus Chairman Jim Martin, leader of the nation’s largest conservative…

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Senior Voters Lead Way for Romney/Ryan Victory Today

Jim Martin, “The first senior tsunami came ashore in 2010 and swept over 60 members of Congress out of office.  The second wave is here now and it’s headed right for the White House.” (Alexandria, Virginia) – On the eve of a neck-and-neck presidential election, America’s seniors will once again be the deciding factor and…

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Con-Job: Four Years and Obama Unemployment Rises to 7.9 %

Jim Martin, “President Obama had four years to fix our economy and create jobs. We’ve spent six trillion more in debt and unemployment is now higher. The results speak for themselves.” (Alexandria, Virginia) – 60 Plus Association Chairman Jim Martin, leader of the nation’s largest and most effective conservative seniors organization with over 7 million…

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Dan Maffei's Record Challenged in New 60 Plus Ad

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – The 60 Plus Association, nationally recognized as the conservative alternative to the liberal AARP, today launched a new ad campaign in New York’s 24th Congressional District that targets Dan Maffei’s record of deficit spending.  The $150,000 ad campaign will begin on October 31 and run through Election Day. “Dan Maffei has been…

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Obama-Barber Agenda Hurts Middle Class, Says New 60 Plus Ad

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – The 60 Plus Association, nationally recognized as the conservative alternative to the liberal AARP, today launched a new ad in Arizona’s 2nd Congressional District.  The spot, which is backed by a $200,000 ad buy, explains the Obama-Barber agenda has had a tremendous impact on the middle class, leaving 23 million without full-time…

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