July 24, 2022: ARA Endorses Jan McDowell for Election to U.S. House
Cites Her Commitment to Protecting
Earned Social Security and Medicare Benefits
Carrollton - Members of the Alliance for Retired Americans proudly announced their endorsement of Jan McDowell for...Read more >
July 10, 2022: It is said that 4,500,000,000 people use Facebook. It has great potential for recording your activities and sharing them broadly. On June 30, 2022, national Alliance for Retired Americans presented a webinar to help retirees use it fully. The recor...Read more >
June 30, 2022: The pandemic did not deter the Texas Alliance for Retired Americans. We continued our fight for improvements in the lives of Texas retirees.
We added two important chapters: West Fort Worth and San Antonio. TARA holds monthly meetings in all the m...Read more >
June 30, 2022: Congress should crack down on Medicare Advantage health plans for seniors that sometimes deny patients vital medical care while overcharging the government billions of dollars every year, government watchdogs told a House panel Tuesday.
Witnesses ...Read more >
June 27, 2022: Tired of waiting around passively for the next disaster? Ready to take things in hand? Our middle names in TARA are "ACTION!" TActionRAction!
June 30, 4PM: National webinar "Organizing on Facebook." Free registration here
July 6, 12:30PM: D...Read more >
April 20, 2022: Since Obamacare was first passed, Texas Alliance for Retired Americans has urged Texas politicians to take the free federal dollars available to expand Medicaid. At least a million of the most needy Texans would get health coverage, but Texas politic...Read more >
April 13, 2022:
People’s beliefs about aging have a profound impact on their health, influencing everything from their memory and sensory perceptions to how well they walk, how fully they recover from disabling illness, and how long they live.
When aging is...Read more >
April 09, 2022:
Texas seniors and other eligibles are already getting their mail-in ballots!
Different parts of the state will get different candidates and issues, but all ballots will include two propositions designed to lower property taxes for seniors. The Tex...Read more >
April 06, 2022: The Dallas Chapter of Texas Alliance for Retired Americans had a picnic instead of its usual first-Wednesday meeting April 6. We met at Kidd Springs Park where we've had three great picnics before. The weather was good to us!
We also made more hea...Read more >
March 31, 2022: Treasurer Elaine Jones is now accepting checks made out to "TARA" at 1402 Seville Circle, Portland, Tx 78374. We ask all members to send $10/year. A growing number of supporters make their donations "recurring." Small monthly donations really add up....Read more >