VT Digger: SANDERS, LEAHY, OTHER SENATORS SUPPORT SENIORS

News Release — Sen. Bernie Sanders April 7, 2014 Contact: Michael Briggs (202) 224-5141 WASHINGTON, April 7 – More than two dozen senators have called for a significant funding increase for Older Americans Act programs like Meals on Wheels in order to keep up with the increasing needs of a growing population of elderly Americans. … Continue reading

RSVP today for a conference call with U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders & Alliance for Retired Americans Please join U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders, Alliance for Retired Americans, and our coalition partners on a conference call to discuss how we protect Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid and create an agenda that works for all Americans, not just … Continue reading

The Bulletin: Older Americans Act uncertainty

Funding debate threatens to derail senior support legislation By Mac McLean / The Bulletin Published: November 08. 2013 4:00AM PST  Senior advocates at the nation’s capitol hope a bill re-establishing the nearly $2 billion network of senior support services contained in the Older Americans Act will coast through the U.S. Congress by the end of next year. But they’re worried … Continue reading

The Older Americans Act

Senator Bernie Sanders speaking to his colleagues on the importance of reauthorizing the Older Americans Act.

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