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Legislative Agenda 2021

As the first session of the 117th Congress begins its work, we’ve detailed a myriad of legislative priorities which would continue to build and strengthen Social Security and Medicare’s historic legacy for current and future beneficiaries.

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The Importance of Mail-in Ballots to Seniors

H.R. 1, the For the People Act of 2021, recently passed by the U.S. House of Representatives, contains a set of national mail-in voting standards, guaranteeing no-excuse mail-in voting.

As We Near a Half Century of Senior Nutrition Programs, a Healthy Helping of Gratitude

Forty-nine years ago today, Congress added senior nutrition programs to the Older Americans Act, ushering in a new era of federal commitment to food security for our nation’s seniors.

Senate Confirms a Champion for Older Americans’ Health Care to Lead HHS

Seniors can rightly celebrate today’s Senate confirmation of California attorney general Xavier Becerra to lead the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).



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