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://retiredamericans.org. Carefully pre...Read more >
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.
Seniors over 65 and ce...Read more >
April 04, 2020: MEDIA ADVISORY
April 1, 2020
Contact: Judy Bryant, 214-729-0063 or Judy4tara@aol.com
Jan Lance, 512-627-6081 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Texas Retirees Launch “Cough-In” Campaign in Response to Lieutenant Governor Patrick
Virtual W...Read more >
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 Patrick! We apprecia...Read more >
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 Medicare for reimbu...Read more >
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. It sounded like a Co...Read more >
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 Agencies on Aging had...Read more >
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 President Tony Padilla, he...Read more >
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."
By Jon Queally, st...Read more >
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 join us if you’re in...Read more >