October 17, 2018: The following statement was issued by Richard Fiesta, Executive Director of the Alliance for Retired Americans, regarding Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s comments about cutting so-called “entitlements”:
“There Read More >
January 09, 2018: A Proposed Program for Texas Seniors
Texas activists will gather at 1PM on January 19 at the Downtown Sheraton in Austin for our biennial convention. It is an opportunity to plan a program for the organization’s next two years. 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 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 >
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 >
January 09, 2017: We are facing threats that are bigger and more urgent than any in our lifetimes!
Congressmen Sam Johnson and Paul Ryan agree on attacking Social Security and Medicare/Medicaid
I'm asking every Texan who wants to save and e Read More >
January 04, 2017: The Dallas Chapter of the Texas Alliance for Retired Americans Educational Fund met at 12:30PM on January 5 in the "Lucky Room" at the Crown Buffet Chinese restaurant.
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December 30, 2016: On December 28, right in the middle of the holidays, Texas seniors picketed Congressman Sam Johnson in Plano.
[caption id="attachment_2046" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Some of the picketers posed in front of Johnson's offi Read More >
December 26, 2016: Texas seniors need to sing our songs and tell our stories everywhere! We expect the worst if we remain quiet!
We are contacting key congresspersons, like Lloyd Doggett in the photo above, during the holiday season. We're Read More >
December 13, 2016: U.S. Rep. Sam Johnson of Plano, R-Texas, chair of the Social Security subcommittee of the House Ways and Means Committee, has filed a bill that would cut Social Security drastically. Analysts say it could mean a 35% cut from curr Read More >