Bernie Sanders, Top Progressives Announce New ‘Medicare For All’ Push

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http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/bernie-sanders-progressives-medicare-for-all_us_58d6f5c1e4b03692bea68fd2 Bernie Sanders, Top Progressives Announce New ‘Medicare For All’ Push Lowering the Medicare age could be a starting point. By Daniel Marans WASHINGTON ― In t...
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Progressive Groups Want Obamacare Win To Stiffen Democrats’ Spine In Supreme Court Fight

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http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/progressive-groups-neil-gorsuch-obamacare_us_58d59eb2e4b03692bea62945 Progressive Groups Want Obamacare Win To Stiffen Democrats’ Spine In Supreme Court Fight By Daniel Marans Progressive groups elated by the collapse of Republicans’ Obamaca...
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LA Seniors Gather to Protest Proposed Health Care Repeal Bill

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http://abc7.com/health/la-seniors-gather-to-protest-proposed-health-care-repeal-bill/1807141/ LA Seniors Gather to Protest Proposed Health Care Repeal Bill By Denise Dador Saturday, March 18, 2017 10:26AM LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- Los Angeles seniors at St. Barnabas Senior Services near MacArth...
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Trumpcare Is Very Destructive to Both Medicare and Medicaid

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http://fair.org/home/trumpcare-is-very-destructive-to-both-medicare-and-medicaid/ Trumpcare Is Very Destructive to Both Medicare and Medicaid CounterSpin interview with Nancy Altman on Trumpcare By Janine Jackson Janine Jackson interviewed Nancy Altman about Trumpcare for the March 10, 2017,...
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Truthout: Republicans Plan Attack on Medicaid, Medicare and Social Security

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You're On Your Own: Republicans Plan Attack on Medicaid, Medicare and Social Security Sunday, March 05, 2017 By Eleanor J. Bader, Truthout | Report Several years ago, 62-year-old Michael Kaufman, a disabled resident of Bovina, New York, accidently drilled through one of his fingers. He quickly ...
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Press Herald: Sha Na Na’s ‘Bowzer’ Bauman strikes a pose in Portland, on tour to protect safety net for seniors

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Sha Na Na’s ‘Bowzer’ Bauman strikes a pose in Portland, on tour to protect safety net for seniors The vocalist stops in Maine as part of his political side gig – urging people to take action against any efforts to weaken Medicare, Medicaid or Social Security. BY RAY ROUTHIER S...
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Sun Journal: Sha Na Na singer seeks to save Medicare

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Sha Na Na singer seeks to save Medicare Steve Collins, Staff Writer LEWISTON — Doo-wop star Jon Bauman, former lead singer of Sha Na Na, took the stage Tuesday at The Dolard & Priscilla Gendron Franco Center as part of a campaign to protect Medicare and Social Security. Jon "Bowze...
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The Huffington Post: Just One GOP Senator Voted To Block Legislation Cutting Social Security, Medicare And Medicaid

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Just One GOP Senator Voted To Block Legislation Cutting Social Security, Medicare And Medicaid Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) voted for an amendment proposed by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.). BY DANIEL MARANS Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) was the only Republican to vote f...
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Because Social Security is a legacy for all generations

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Because Social Security is a legacy for all generations A sign outside of Professor of Social Work Eric Kingson’s campus office reads, hands off our children & grandchildren’s Social Security, which is one of several key messages found in the book he recently co-authored with attorney, auth...
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Social Security Works! Why Social Security isn’t going Broke and How Expanding It Will Help Us All

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http://uprisingradio.org/home/2015/01/26/social-security-works/ http://archive.org/download/20150126Uprising/2015_01_26_Eric_Kingson.mp3 GUEST: Eric Kingson, professor of Social Work at Syracuse University, writes about the politics and economics of aging. Together with his co-author Nancy Altman,...
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