December 20, 2017: The Republican tax scam will hurt the right to retire. But Texas retirees can be proud of our fight. We burned up the phone lines, we wrote letters and emails, and we hit the streets time after time!
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December 15, 2017: Think Big!
Think Even Bigger!
If TARA activists are audacious, we can change senior voting patterns in Texas next year.
Our biggest and most important state convention is set for 1-4 PM on January 19 in Austin. Activists arou Read More >
December 13, 2017: The House Ways and Means Committee under Chairman Kevin Brady, a Republican whose district is centered on Huntsville, may significantly increase the tax burden of public employees' pensions. While billionaires and corporations ge Read More >
December 08, 2017: Dallas retirees began some serious election planning at our December 6 meeting.
Early in January, we'll begin a statewide push for "vote by mail" for all Texans over 65 years old. At the same time, we will begin helping senior Read More >
November 28, 2017: The Senate vote on tax giveaways and budget cuts is expected on Thursday, November 30. It already passed the House, so the two bills could be reconciled very soon.
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November 13, 2017: 2018 Elections Are Underway
Would you consider becoming a Precinct Chair in 2018? They are the central grass-roots organizers who will turn out the vote in November. Precinct Chairs must nominate themselves during the same period Read More >
November 01, 2017: We're Fighters!
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The Dallas Chapter meeting started right after we did yet another downtown Read More >
October 30, 2017: As the noose tightens around all seniors' necks, we're fighting back all over Texas!
Call Congress Thursday, Nov 2
Sign up here to be part of the Alliance’s call in day and national Alliance for Retired Americans will Read More >
October 23, 2017: Demonstrate with Us!
Protest at 11:45AM on October 24
Belo Garden Park, Across from the Federal Building
1014 Main Street, Dallas TX
As we feared and fought against, Congress completed its approval of the Republican Read More >
October 18, 2017: The Texas AFL-CIO polled labor leaders across the state then came up with these recommendations for the November 7 election:
CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS 2017
Proposition 1 - FOR
HJR 1 by Rep. Bell (Sponsor: Sen. Creighton Read More >