Government Shutdown Averted: Here's Why This Keeps Happening - AARP
For the past 20 years, Congress has relied more on temporary measures to keep the government running.
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Congress: Stop Medicare Cuts! — AARP
Sherl Streeter’s husband is on Medicare and counts on his doctor for lifesaving care. But Medicare will be automatically cut by $25 billion unless Congress acts — and patients like him could lose access to their longtime doctors.
US Intel Officials Say Russia Targeting Midterms - AARP
The nation's top intelligence officials said Tuesday that the U.S. has seen Russian activity aimed at meddling in the upcoming midterm elections.
One Woman’s Heartfelt Message to Congress About Medicare — AARP
As of Jan. 1, Medicare limited coverage for all the important therapy services people need after a stroke, injury or other diagnosis. Judy Markoe explains why this approach is penny-wise but pound-foolish, and urges viewers to call Congress today.
Urge Congress to fully fund Medicare therapy services! — AARP
Since Jan. 1, for the first time, older Americans and people with disabilities have faced a cap on Medicare coverage for physical, occupational and speech therapy that they might need. Urge your members of Congress to fix this harmful policy now.
Update on SNAP — AARP
AARP’s Megan O’Reilly talks about the latest threat to SNAP – drastic cuts to the program that would leave many older Americans hungry. Find out what’s happening – and how you can help fight back.
What Happens When The Government Shuts Down? — AARP
It's a crummy way to run a government, sure, but Social Security checks will still go out.