Black Community Profile: Booker T. Washington - AARP
Booker T. Washington was a great educator who promoted advancement for newly freed slaves. In 1881, he organized Tuskegee Institute, a leading HBCU.
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Urge Congress to fully fund Medicare therapy services! — AARP
Since Jan. 1, for the first time, older Americans and people with disabilities have faced a cap on Medicare coverage for physical, occupational and speech therapy that they might need. Urge your members of Congress to fix this harmful policy now.
Great News for Family Caregivers: Congress Passes RAISE Family Caregivers Act — AARP
Thanks to legislators on both sides of the aisle who voted yes, and were champions for America’s unsung heroes — family caregivers.
Senator John McCain Fighting Brain Cancer - AARP
Republican Senator John McCain of Arizona had a brain tumor removed. Doctors say they managed to remove all of the tumor that was visible on brain scans. McCain's family is considering options, including radiation and chemotherapy. (July 20)
One Woman’s Heartfelt Message to Congress About Medicare — AARP
As of Jan. 1, Medicare limited coverage for all the important therapy services people need after a stroke, injury or other diagnosis. Judy Markoe explains why this approach is penny-wise but pound-foolish, and urges viewers to call Congress today.
Update on SNAP — AARP
AARP’s Megan O’Reilly talks about the latest threat to SNAP – drastic cuts to the program that would leave many older Americans hungry. Find out what’s happening – and how you can help fight back.
What Happens When The Government Shuts Down? — AARP
It's a crummy way to run a government, sure, but Social Security checks will still go out.