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Thank you to AARP's campaigns VP, John Hishta, and the more than 11,000 Iowa members who joined our teletown hall discussion last week on potential cuts Medicare. Catch up on the latest by tuning in to this recording of the conversation on changes being proposed by some in Congress, and find out how you can join in the fight to protect Medicare for current and future beneficiaries.
Thanks to Tony Vola, Marcia Doofe Vola and Pete Jeffries for attending Iowa's U.S. Rep. David Young's town hall and standing up to #ProtectMedicare.
76% of Americans agree elected officials should do more to help small businesses provide retirement savings options to their employees. Federal overreach threatens a Department of Labor rule that does exactly that! Call Sen. Grassley at (202) 224-3744 and Sen. Ernst at (202) 224-3254. Urge them to vote against two resolutions – H.J. Res. 66 & 67 – that remove state flexibility on retirement savings options.
Calling all idea lovers! Only three days left to enter the Celebrate Innovation Week 8 Concept Challenge. Enter as an individual or team by answering seven questions about how your idea for a product, service or tool would make it easier to age in place. Six finalists will be paired with a SCORE mentor to compete for prizes up to $1,000. On-line deadline: Midnight, Friday, 2/24/17.
Join AARP Advocates for a Facebook Live discussion on what's going on in Washington on Medicare, Social Security, Age Rating and more.Our speakers, David Certner and Cristina Martin-Firvida, will be taking questions from the audience as well. Tune in today at 3 p.m. CST.
Thanks to all of our amazing volunteer advocates, as well as our guest speakers, members of the Iowa Senate and House, and to our Iowa U.S. Senate staffers for participating in our 2017 Issue Briefing &Lobby Day.We had a GREAT two days of learning, lobbying and leading the way for Iowans - standing up for Medicare and urging passage of the CARE Act to support Iowa's 317,000 family caregivers. Thanks to all for your time and energy and enthusiasm. Here are a few photos of our events - look for more postings over the next few days.
Update from @jhishta on @AARP's fight to #ProtectMedicare. @aarpiowa kicks off Presidents Day Recess activities in IA at the Iowa State Capitol on 2/21.
If you’re a hockey or Celtic music fan, make plans to join AARP Iowa for a Night With the Wild! Find more information on this awesome event at http://spr.ly/61828VGQY.