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Straight Talk for Seniors®: The Fall Agenda in Congress

The remainder of 2017 promises to be another three months of critical legislative debates in Congress for older Americans. Here’s what to look for, based on what we know today.

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Straight Talk for Seniors®: The Senate Health Care Bill

Last week, the Senate released its bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. Read our analysis of how it would affect our nation’s seniors.

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Straight Talk for Seniors®: The American Health Care Act

Last week, the House passed the American Health Care Act. The bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act would affect millions of older Americans—but it also has a long way to go before becoming law.

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Straight Talk for Seniors®: The ACA Is Safe for Now, But What’s Ahead?

On March 24, the House cancelled its vote to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. While opponents of the repeal bill are breathing a sigh of relief, this is only round one of several fights that are expected this year over programs for America’s seniors.

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Plan Ahead: Schedule face time with your members of Congress

In two weeks, Congress is in recess and back in their home districts. Make plans now to personally connect with them about the seniors in their state.

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Straight Talk for Seniors®: The Prevention and Public Health Fund

The Prevention and Public Health Fund, part of the Affordable Care Act, is the nation’s largest single investment in prevention. Find out what it does and why it’s worth protecting from repeal.

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It’s Time for Some Straight Talk

Get the facts on the threats facing the Affordable Care Act, Medicare, Medicaid, and the Older Americans Act.

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