IAM Local 1781

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Membership Meeting 2nd Wednesday of the Month 4:00pm Location of the Meeting: IAM Local 1781:1511 Rollins Road,Burlingame, CA 94010

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  • ACA Action Event – Pennsylvania March 27, 2017
    Alliance members will be joining Rep. Michael Burgess (R – TX) town hall to protest his support for taking away healthcare from millions of Americans. This event will be held at 1:00 PM at his district office at 61 N 3rd St, Hamburg PA, 19526. The post ACA Action Event – Pennsylvania appeared first on Retired Americans . […]
  • KHN – GOP Fix To Insurance Markets Could Spike Premiums For Older Customers March 27, 2017
    By: Jordan Rau and Julie Appleby , Kaiser Health News is a national health policy news service that is part of the nonpartisan Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. Dale Marsh has not been enamored with his health insurance since the Affordable Care Act took effect. Premiums for Marsh, 53, and his wife, Tammy, rose, their deductibles […]
  • Alliance Members Demonstrate for Health Care March 27, 2017
    During last week’s Congressional recess, Senators and Members of Congress who want to roll back health care provisions met fierce resistance in their home districts. Alliance members joined allies in denouncing GOP plans to take coverage away from millions of Americans by repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA), cutting Medicaid, and ending Medicare’s guaranteed benefits. […]
  • Retirees Mobilized to Save Affordable Health Care March 27, 2017
    Will Ask Members Tough Questions About Plans to Raise the Medicare Eligibility Age and End Guaranteed Health Benefits Washington, DC – This week, as Senators and Members of Congress return to their home districts, members of the Alliance for Retired Americans are using a variety of tactics to tell their elected representatives that they DO […]
  • The Alliance is Leading the Fight to Protect the Three-Legged Stool March 27, 2017
    Americans for decades have planned to live the American Dream in retirement through the three-legged stool of pensions, savings and Social Security. This dream has been threatened by wage stagnation, low interest rates, and corporate America’s attack on defined benefit pension plans. It has been further eroded by the Republican Party’s constant rhetoric about “entitlement […]
  • House GOP’s Affordable Care Act Repeal Would Gut Medicare Trust Fund March 27, 2017
    Another Tax Giveaway for the Wealthiest Americans The following statement was issued by Richard Fiesta, Executive Director of the Alliance for Retired Americans, in response to the release of the House Republicans’ bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act. “After seven years Republicans have finally shown us what their repeal of Obamacare looks like. It […]
  • President Trump and House Republicans at War with Older Americans March 27, 2017
    Below is a statement from Richard Fiesta, Executive Director of the Alliance for Retired Americans, on the Congressional Budget Office score of the American Health Care Act. “The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office’s analysis of the Trump-Price-Ryan plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act confirms our worst suspicions about this bill. “This bill will make Americans […]
  • New Mexico Alliance General Membership Meeting March 27, 2017
    Attend a New Mexico Alliance meeting. This meeting is open to any Alliance for Retired Americans member as well as anyone interested in becoming a member. The meeting is Tuesday, March 14th at 11:00 AM at the New Mexico Federation of Labor, 2300 Buena Vista Drive, Suite 126, Albuquerque, NM. RSVP to receive details and […]
  • How are seniors affected by Speaker Paul Ryan and President Donald Trump’s American Health Care Act? March 27, 2017
    Raids Medicare Reduces the solvency of the Medicare trust fund by 4 years by repealing the .09% payroll tax for high earners (individuals earning $200,000 and couples earning $250,000). Guts Medicaid Cuts $880 billion from Medicaid by changing the Medicaid payment structure from unlimited federal match to a per capita cap.  Cuts of this magnitude […]
  • Call-In Day to Keep Health Care Affordable March 27, 2017
    The House will be voting on Thursday, March 23rd to repeal the Affordable Care Act and replace it with a system that increases costs, targets older Americans, and guts Medicare. Congress needs to know that we’re watching what they do, and that we expect them to improve health care and reduce costs. Please RSVP to […]

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