December 15, 2014
MARK YOUR CALENDARS! WIARA 6TH BIENNIAL CONVENTION March 2, 2015 – Concourse Hotel - Madison, WI Mark your calendars for Monday, March 2nd, 2015 and join us for the Wisconsin Alliance for Retired Americans 6th biennial convention at the Concourse Hotel and Conference Center, 1 West Dayton Street in downtown Madison. The Convention begin...
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First session of the 2014 Congressional Voting Record

June 09, 2014
Although the first session of the current congressional session was considered to be one of the least productive, serious threats to the financial security of retired Americans continue. On 10 critical issues, read the Congressional voting records of your state Senator or Representative. Their record can help you as you decide who should get YOU...
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Ryan Budget must be stopped!

April 14, 2014
The following statement was issued today by Richard Fiesta, Executive Director of the Alliance for Retired Americans: “The U.S. House passed Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan's fiscal 2015 budget today. It would slash Medicare and Medicaid by hundreds of billions of dollars. “The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) determined that ...
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Newest Version of Ryan Budget Still Unfair to Current and Future Seniors

April 03, 2014
Paul Ryan Can’t Fool the American People with his Latest Budget The following statement was issued today by Mike Pyne, President of the Wisconsin Alliance for Retired Americans: “House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan unveiled a Republican budget that once again proposes privatizing Medicare and turning it into a voucher system, ...
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Obamacare Meets target of 7 Million Sign-Ups

April 01, 2014
Washington (CNN) -- After a surge on the last day of open enrollment, Obamacare met the original White House target of 7 million sign-ups, President Barack Obama said Tuesday at what amounts to a victory for his administration. In fact, he said at a White House ceremony the number of people who picked a plan on federal and state exchanges was s...
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Voters Lose - Lobbyists Gain in Pay to Play WI Senate Bills

March 13, 2014
Republicans realize their ideas won’t win votes, so they’ve decided to rig the game, change the rules and disenfranchise tens of thousands of Wisconsin voters ahead of the next election.
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Senior Issues - Senator Baldwin or Senator Johnson - Who's On Your Side?

June 14, 2013
WI Alliance President Emeritus Leon Burzynski analyzed the records of Wisconsin Senators Baldwin and Johnson on issues important to seniors in our state and in the country. The issues included Social Security, Medicare, prescription drugs, taxes and other issues important to seniors. The Madison Cap Times published Leon's editorial the week of J...
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