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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Monday, December 9th, Rally & Public Forum with Congresswoman Gwen Moore in Milwaukee

December 05, 2013
Join us at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, December 9th at the Firefighters Hall located at 7717 W. Good Hope Road in Milwaukee. Congresswoman Moore and State Senator Lena Taylor will discuss what is at stake for Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid. Click on the link below for more information. /Uploads/PDFs/12_09_2013_Milwaukee_Rally_with_Moore.pdf ...
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Tuesday, December 10th at 3:00 p.m., Tell Paul Ryan at his Kenosha office: NO Cuts to Social Security

December 05, 2013
On Tuesday, December 10th at 3:00 p.m. we will again tell Paul Ryan - don't cut Social Security. Paul Ryan needs to hear this message again and again and AGAIN! Join us at this event. For more information click here: /Uploads/PDFs/Kenosha_Social_Security_Medicare_Flyer_.pdf
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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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Congress Puts New Medicare Benefits at Risk

July 12, 2012
“The U.S. House shamefully voted to take away Medicare benefits that are helping seniors in Wisconsin better afford to see a doctor and fill a prescription. “Wisconsin retirees are upset that, in voting for repeal, Reps Duffy, Petri, Ribble, Ryan, and Sensenbrenner chose ideology and partisan politics over seniors’ basic needs...
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Seniors Urged to get Free Preventative Care

March 08, 2012
Wisconsin Alliance for Retired Americans and Know Your Care continue their outreach to seniors around the state with two events on Monday, March 12, 2012. Click on the links posted below for more information. Sheboygan, WI Mead Public Library 10:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. Milwaukee, WI - United Community Center 1:00 P.M.
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Are You Getting the Medicare Benefits You Deserve?

March 08, 2012
Senior urged to say NO CUTS to Social Security and Medicare At meetings held around the state, representatives from WI Alliance for Retired Americans and Know Your Care, have been informing seniors of the new preventative health care benefits available under the Affordable Health Care Act. According to Know Your Care State Director, Doug Hill, ...
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