January 07, 2021: Sharon Clark is able to get her life-sustaining cancer drug, Pomalyst — priced at more than $18,000 for a 28-day supply — only because of the generosity of patient assistance foundations.
Clark, 57, a former insurance agent 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 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."
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October 18, 2019: By Victoria Knight, Kaiser Health News OCTOBER 9, 2019
(Hannah Norman/KHN illustration; Getty Images)
Dean Ernest had been living in a nursing home about a year when his son, John, got a call last winter asking if his Read More >
December 15, 2017: Think Big!
Think Even Bigger!
If TARA activists are audacious, we can change senior voting patterns in Texas next year.
Our biggest and most important state convention is set for 1-4 PM on January 19 in Austin. Activists arou Read More >
October 23, 2017: Demonstrate with Us!
Protest at 11:45AM on October 24
Belo Garden Park, Across from the Federal Building
1014 Main Street, Dallas TX
As we feared and fought against, Congress completed its approval of the Republican Read More >
October 05, 2017: The best weapon against lies and trickery is facts, and the Texas Alliance for Retired Americans sharpens our facts at every meeting.
[caption id="attachment_2260" align="aligncenter" width="639"] Dallas Chapter's October mee Read More >
September 20, 2017: Leaders of the Texas Alliance for Retired Americans are on the battlefronts everywhere in Texas.
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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 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 Read More >