May 15, 2017
More Ways for Seniors to Make a Difference!
As the Fort Worth retiree chapter meeting nears, even more opportunities for seniors have come up. We’re calling right now for pension justice, and we’re planning a rally on May 24th.
Chapter President Jim Rivers writes: “Even thought they held an obscenely gleeful public party to flaunt their votes for the American Health Care Act (AHCA), only 14 of the 217 House Republicans have had the guts to hold Town Halls during their recess.
Rally for Health Care and Fair Banking
Call Texas Senators to Get Retirees on the Employees Retirement System Board of Trustees
|CALL the members of the Senate State Affairs Committee (listed below) NOW and urge them to vote YES and support HB 265 and HB 1014 as soon as possible.
Call all SENATORS on the Senate State Affairs Committee:
* Senator Bryan Hughes (Vice Chair) – 512-463-0101
Senator Brian Birdwell – 512-463-0122
Senator Brandon Creighton – 512-463-0104
Senator Craig Estes – 512-463-0130
Senator Eddie Lucio, Jr. – 512-463-0127
Senator Jane Nelson – 512-463-0112
Senator Charles Schwertner – 512-463-0105
Senator Judith Zaffirini – 512-463-0121
Please take the following steps after making your call:
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–Gene Lantz, President
Texas Alliance for Retired Americans
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