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No Surprise: ObamaCare Continues to Push Healthcare Premiums Skyward

60 Plus Jim Martin: “Pulling the plug on health care legislation will be welcome relief to all.” (Alexandria, Virginia) – 60 Plus Association Chairman Jim Martin, leader of the nation’s largest conservative seniors advocacy group, responded to a new Kaiser Family Foundation survey released today that revealed that far from lowering health care premiums as…

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Latest AARP Ad Campaign Ignores Past Support of Deep Medicare Cuts

60 Plus Chairman Jim Martin: “Ad is nothing more than political cover for their boss Barack Obama.” (Alexandria, Virginia) – 60 Plus Chairman Jim Martin, leader of the nation’s largest conservative seniors advocacy group, responded today to a new national television ad campaign being rolled out from the AARP.  The ad admonishes members of Congress…

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60 Plus Chairman: Stop Scaring Seniors

(Tampa, Florida) – 60 Plus Chairman Jim Martin, leader of the nation’s largest conservative seniors advocacy group with 7.1 million supporters, over 800,000 in his home state of Florida, issued the following statement this afternoon regarding Social Security. His comments come as Republican candidates prepare for a televised debate in Tampa this evening. “Seniors have…

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Secret EPA Visit to Kentucky Reeks of Anti-Coal Agenda

60 Plus Association’s Jim Martin: “EPA out to kill more jobs and skyrocket energy prices.” (Alexandria, Virginia) – 60 Plus Chairman Jim Martin, leader of the most prominent conservative seniors advocacy group in the nation, responded today to reports that high-level EPA administrators met secretly with environmental activists in the coal-rich counties of eastern Kentucky.  …

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EPA Regulates Seniors to Death with Radical Ozone Proposal

60 Plus Association’s Jim Martin: “Higher energy costs will literally kill low-income seniors. ‘Dirty’ Coal Better Than No Coal.” (Alexandria, Virginia) – 60 Plus Chairman Jim Martin, leader of the most prominent conservative seniors advocacy group in the nation, today blasted the Obama Administration for proposing new EPA regulations on ozone that would cripple localities,…

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60 Plus Monthly Update: Late Summer 2011

In this issue: 60 Plus Takes to the Air with TV Campaign to Save and Preserve Medicare New 60 Plus Web Ad – Forward to Your Friends and Neighbors! Ryan Plan to Fix Medicare: Point by Point ObamaCare One Year Later Democrats Expand Energy Production, Just Not Here AARP: Caught Once Again Betraying Seniors Pulling…

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CAGW and Taxpayer Watchdogs Introduce Slash Spending Now Website

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) issued a statement announcing that the nation’s top fiscally conservative organizations have joined forces to create a new website that will provide taxpayers, the media, and Congress with the most up-to-date and comprehensive recommendations to cut federal spending.  The website, slashspendingnow.org, has been established by Citizens…

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Welcome to the Social Security Birthday Tribute

Statement from 60 Plus Chairman, Jim Martin, at the National Press Club in downtown Washington, D.C. regarding 60 Plus’ Forum celebrating Social Security’s 76th Birthday SOCIAL SECURITY REFORM Is it needed? Who will propose it? Who will oppose it? Today’s panel of experts agree that the system is showing some wear and tear (who isn’t…

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60 Plus Association Applauds 11th Circuit Decision on ObamaCare

Chairman Jim Martin: “Apparent to almost everyone this bad medicine runs counter to our Constitution. (Alexandria, Virginia) – The 60 Plus Association applauds the decision handed down today from the 11th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals holding the individual mandate portion of President Obama’s signature healthcare legislation as “unconstitutional.” “Another domino falls,” said Chairman Jim…

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60 Plus to hold forum celebrating 76th birthday of Social Security

MEDIA ADVISORY… MEDIA ADVISORY… MEDIA ADVISORY SOCIAL SECURITY REFORM Is it needed? Who will propose it? Who will oppose it? Social Security now 76 years old. Will it live to be 100? Today’s panel of experts agree that the system is showing some wear and tear (who isn’t at 76?). They agree that while it…

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