Advocacy Follow-Up: The Incoming Administration and Seniors

For those of you who joined the LAAAC monthly advocacy call, we heard from Nationwide advocacy leader NCOA, and statewide advocacy leader Health Access. In order for LAAAC and our members to engage in national and statewide advocacy, we partner with these organizations to advance advocacy strategy in local district offices. We will work with … Continue reading


From our colleagues from CAADS: We need every friend of CBAS to contact the Assembly and Senate Budget Sub-Committees and Committee Chairs Skinner and Leno along with new Speaker Toni Atkins (San Diego) and incoming Senate President pro Tem Kevin de León (Los Angeles) to convey the urgent need to restore the CBAS rate to keep … Continue reading

NCOA: URGENT: Low Income Seniors Need your Help!

From our colleagues: Low-income seniors with Medicare need your voice in Washington! Unless Congress acts, these seniors will be forced to pay new, unaffordable costs or lose access to their doctor. Email your lawmakers TODAY. Funding for the Medicare Qualified Individual (QI) program will end on March 31 unless Congress takes action. QI pays Medicare Part … Continue reading

SSC: Call to Action – Concerned about Funding for Senior Services? Act on your concern.

From our colleagues from Senior Services Coalition of Alameda County: Concerned about Funding for Senior Services? Act on your concern. Senior Services Coalition sent a letter to the Senate Budget and Fiscal Review Committee last week, ahead of their January 23 hearing on the Governor’s proposed budget. We expressed our dismay that the proposal ignores the needs … Continue reading

Coalition on Human Needs: This Year’s Sequestration Cuts are Inflicting Harm. Tell Congress to Reverse Course.

This Year’s Sequestration Cuts are Inflicting Harm.  Tell Congress to Reverse Course. Please sign this letter.  Deadline for national groups:  June 25.  Local and state groups: ongoing. Please join the Coalition on Human Needs and USAction in signing on to the letter to Congress below and here. To sign on as an organization, please email Ross Wallen at US Action ( or fill out this form … Continue reading

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