August 29, 2017: The good news is that TARA leaders report that our activists on the Gulf Coast are OK so far.
Chapter Presidents in Beaumont, Corpus Christi, and Houston have been asked if they need aid and, so far, they reply that they are OK.
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July 25, 2017: The Texas Alliance for Retired Americans Educational Fund continues our statewide fight for health care and retiree rights.
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July 06, 2017: By Fred Schulte
Kaiser Health News is a national health policy news service that is part of the nonpartisan Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation.
When Sol Shipotow enrolled in a new Medicare Advantage health plan earlier this year, he expected to...Read more >
July 05, 2017: We have a plan to save and extend the right to retire in America: organize the retirees! Our chapters in every major Texas population center are working hard on the plan. Here are a few of the things going on right now:
Action in Austin
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June 14, 2017: The Alliance for Retired Americans asks for emergency mobilizations to stop "Trumpcare." It is presently being prepared in secret by 13 Senators. They expect to use legislative maneuvers to keep it from the public before a quick "fast track" vote,...Read more >
June 05, 2017: Our national office has evaluated the 2016 congressional votes.
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For Immediate Release
June 5, 2017Contact: David Blank – 20...Read more >
June 03, 2017: The Texas Alliance for Retired Americans Educational Fund statewide meeting is set for 4-6PM on Friday, June 23 in room 335A of the Hilton Americas Houston Hotel, 1600 Lamar Street in Houston 77010.
We Have a Lot to Talk About
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May 23, 2017: The following was submitted by our Texas Alliance Secretary, Tony Padilla:
Tony Padilla Activity Report TCU-IAM Legislative Conference May 7-11, 2017
Tony Padilla, Secretary of the Texas Alliance for Retired Americans joined IAMAW Machinist IP ...Read more >
May 15, 2017: 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 ...Read more >
May 12, 2017: National Alliance for Retired Americans called for protests of the Republican Health Care law on May 12, 2017. Texans joined in.
Organizer Judy Bryant set up our action for 10 AM at Congressman Pete Sessions' Dallas office. When she learned th...Read more >