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  • Get the Facts

    June 02, 2020: People are calling the present time "post-truth" because the statements coming from Washington DC are often at odds with the facts. Truth concerning American retirees is available on our national website, http://retiredamerican Read More >

  • Vote By Mail — Apply Now!

    April 19, 2020: Vote By Mail -- Apply Now! Texas voters  should be able to  safely vote from home. It's been legal for all voters twice so far this year, but the Texas Attorney General has kept pressure on the courts to make it illegal. Se Read More >

  • Cough-In Better Than Coffins

    April 04, 2020: MEDIA ADVISORY April 1, 2020 Contact: Judy Bryant, 214-729-0063 or Jan Lance, 512-627-6081 or Texas Retirees Launch “Cough-In” Campaign  in Response to Lieutenant Governor Pat Read More >

  • Thanks to Those Helping Out

    April 04, 2020: Texas Alliance for Retired Americans Published by Judy Bryant · April 2 at 5:16 AM ·  TARA says a special Thanks to the following partners who supported our week long Cough In Campaign to Lt. Gov. Dan Read More >

  • KHN: Federal Judge Rules Medicare Patients Can Challenge ‘Observation Care’ Status

    March 30, 2020: By Susan Jaffe Hundreds of thousands of Medicare beneficiaries who have been denied coverage for nursing home stays because their time in the hospital was changed from “inpatient” to “observation care” can now appeal to Read More >

  • “Cough In” to Dan Patrick!

    March 30, 2020: Lt. Governor Dan Patrick shocked viewers on March 23rd when he told Fox News host Tucker Carlson that lots of grandparents would be willing to die from the coronavirus to save their grandchildren from another Great Depression.   Read More >

  • KHN: Amid Coronavirus Pandemic, Programs Struggle To Reach Vulnerable Seniors Living At Home

    March 18, 2020: By Judith Graham Close down group meals for seniors. Cancel social gatherings. The directive, from the Illinois Department on Aging, sent shock waves through senior service organizations late last week. Overnight, Area A Read More >

  • Retiree Convention Held

    February 04, 2020: The Dallas and Houston TARA chapters meet this week. If you live in these areas, you have received a separate email about the meetings. TARA Holds Biennial Convention The Texas Alliance for Retired Americans, led by Presiden Read More >

  • ‘Hobnobbing With Billionaires in Davos,’ Trump Admits—If Reelected—He Will Seek to Cut Social Security, Medicaid, and Medicare

    January 23, 2020: "It'll be toward the end of the year," Trump said from Davos, Switzerland. "And at the right time, we will take a look at that. You know, that's actually the easiest of all things, if you look, cause it's such a big percentage." Read More >

  • Decision Time for Retirees

    January 21, 2020: This Friday, January 24, 2020, from 10:3 am-2:30 pm, the Texas Alliance for Retired Americans will hold its Biennial Convention in Austin at the Becky Moeller Auditorium of the Texas AFL-CIO, 1106 Lavaca. There is still time to jo Read More >

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