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Don't Cut Meals on Wheels!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: taxes, public aid, seniors, assistance, petitions )

Freya
- 531 days ago - go.fightforequality.org
Trump's budget director claims cutting Meals on Wheels is "compassionate."
Tell Congress CEOs Got a Raise Seniors and Veterans Deserve One Too - Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Veterans, Seniors, disabled, one time emergency raise, executive bonuses, business expense, close tax loophole )

Sheryl
- 1294 days ago - pac.petitions.moveon.org
This is an Elizabeth Warren petition. The Seniors and Veterans Emergency Benefits Act is an emergency one time 3.9% payment in 2016. Paid by closing the tax loophole that allows corporations to write off obscene executive bonuses as business expense.
Looming Medicare Premium Hikes Could Hurt Millions of Americans - Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Social Security, COLA, cost of living, seniors, medicare, increase premiums, petition )

Sheryl
- 1348 days ago - secure.ncpssm.org
Millions of Americans are bracing for a hefty Medicare premium increase set to take effect in January. This also comes at a time when the Social Security Cost-of-Living Adjustment (COLA) is projected to be zero for 2016
Most 2016 GOP Presidential Candidates Would Push Seniors Into Poverty By Cutting Social Security
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, seniors, poverty, elections, candidates, republicans, ethics, corruption, dishonesty, economy, socialsecurity, politics, news, government, lies, propaganda )

Carrie
- 1383 days ago - alternet.org
In the first nationally televised 2016 presidential debate, Americans got a glimpse at what their economic future might hold if one of the Republican candidates becomes president -- and the picture wasn't pretty.
Hold Rand Paul Accountable for Attacking Social Security and Americans With Disabilities
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Social Security, benefits, seniors, disabled persons, bills, petitions )

Freya
- 1581 days ago - act.credoaction.com
In an attempt to build support among extreme right-wing Republicans in advance of a likely presidential run, Senator Rand Paul told a group of New Hampshire Republicans on Wednesday that a majority of people who receive Social Security disability benefits
Protect Social Security ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: social security, usa, privatzation, wall street, seniors, government )

Nancy
- 1746 days ago - protect-socialsecurity.com
Special interest politicians in Washington have repeatedly tried to end the guaranteed benefits of Social Security and tie them to the wild swings of the stock market on Wall Street.
Stop Budget Cuts That Are Closing Social Security Offices Nationwide
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Social Security, Petition, Elders, Seniors, Disabled, Stop Closing Offices, Fund Social Security )

Sheryl
- 1782 days ago - 2dialog.com
Petition to Congress you do Not have to donate to sign Petition. Elders and Disabled depend on local Offices to solve their problems and open their benefits. Many lack transportation and after paying in for years deserve face to face service.
The 2014 Factor No One Is Talking About -- Seniors Are Turning On The GOP
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, seniors, GOP/TP, elections, economy, government, politics, congress )

Carrie
- 1920 days ago - nationalmemo.com
Seniors -- America's most reliable voters -- may end up leading a backlash against a post-government-shutdown Republican Party that is even less popular now than when George W. Bush left office.
5 Senior Citizens Serving Life Without Parole for Pot
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, constitution, corruption, crime, democrats, dishonesty, Drug War, economy, ethics, freedoms, Govtfearmongering, healthcare, lies, media, nonviolent crimes, obama, politics, propaganda, republicans, Seniors )

Kit
- 2338 days ago - alternet.org
Right now, five adults await death in prison for non-violent, marijuana-related crimes. Their names are John Knock, Paul Free, Larry Duke, William Dekle, and Charles "Fred" Cundiff.
Take Action Don't Let Congress Risk Your Health Care!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Seniors, Veterans, healthcare, warning, congress, democrats, republicans, obama )

Barbara
- 2766 days ago - patientsactionnetwork.com
Congress must repeal Medicare's flawed sustainable growth rate (SGR) formula. On January 1, 2012, the SGR formula will cause a drastic 30 percent payment cut to doctors who care for Medicare and TRICARE patients, leaving access to health care for seniors
STOP The Wars And Military Expansions! START Taking Care Of Our Seniors!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: kucinich, seniors, government_budgets, war_expenses, social security )

Carole
- 3117 days ago - kucinich.house.gov
"For millions of older Americans, every day gets a little harder. Even though the costs of medication, transportation, and utilities are rising, we have already denied seniors a modest Cost of Living Adjustment to their Social Security payments..."
Obama Proposes An Extra One-Time Payment to Social Security Recipients
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, Obama, Congress, seniors, veterans, disabilities, Social Security, cost-of-living, 2010, 1975, 2% one-time payment )

Kathleen
- 3509 days ago - latimes.com
10/15/09:With no cost-of-living increase expected in 2010, the president is calling on Congress to provide $250 each to about 57 million seniors, veterans and those with disabilities.
Social Security Agreement With Mexico Released After 3 1/2 Year Freedom of Information Act Battle
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: law, seniors, disability, politics, social security benefits )

Debs
- 4456 days ago - news.findlaw.com
The Totalization Agreement could allow millions of illegal Mexican workers to draw billions of dollars from the U.S. Social Security Trust Fund.
   

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