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A Post Election Plea from NYSARA President Barry A. Kaufmann

I write this article with a heavy heart.  The election results are now in and the American people have spoken.  Many of us are despondent, disillusioned, fearful and anxious.  The “unspeakable” has happened and some of the things that we value most are now at risk.  With ... Read more

From NYSARA President Barry A. Kaufmann ELECTION 2016

We have arrived at what many people call “silly season” and some people refer to as the most important election in their lifetime. In this election the truth is probably both of the above. For seniors, perhaps more is at stake than at any time in the past and more things that... Read more

September/October Message from NYSARA (EF) President Barry A. Kaufmann

  We have arrived at what many people call “silly season” and some people refer to as the most important election in their lifetime. In this election the truth is probably both of the above. For seniors, perhaps more is at stake than at any time in the past and more thi... Read more

Social Security Comes Alive on Long Island

The Long Island Chapter of NYSARA held their Fall Conference on September 19th featuring two great speakers on the subject of the health and feeding of the Social Security system. Professor Eric Kingston from Syracuse University discussed the roots and development of Social Secur... Read more

2016 New York Legislative Session Results on Senior Issues

The following is a list of NYSARA Priority Bills and their descriptions.  See how your Assembly member and Senator Voted on these most important Senior bills by clicking on the links at the bottom of this article. 2016 New York State Session Bills Passed Both Houses and/or S... Read more

NYC Chapter of NYSARA supports NYC CLC Labor day Parade

On Saturday September 10th the NYC Chapter of the NYS Alliance for Retired Americans joined thousands of marchers from labor and supporters of working men and women in what is the oldest Labor Day parade in the nation. Sponsored by the NYC Central Labor Council and its President ... Read more

Capital District Chapter of NYSARA sponsors September 19th Forum on the Transformation of the American Economy

On Monday Sept.19th Paul F Cole gave a presentation to members of the Capital District Chapter of NYSARA  on the fundamental transformation of the American economy from one where workers were valued and shared fairly in a growing economy gaining access to the middle class to o... Read more

Central New York Chapter of NYSARA joins in the celebration of Labor Day 2016 at the NYS Fair in Syracuse

The Central New York Chapter of the New York State Alliance for Retired Americans, led by Gerald Lotierzo, Doug Matousek and Bill Spreter, marched with our labor brothers and sisters in the annual Central New York labor day parade on September 5, 2016.  This event held annually ... Read more

Where they Stand on Retiree Issues – Hillary Clinton vs. Donald Trump

Click on the link below to see how Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump compare on Retiree Issues.  Vote Your Interests on November 8th..... Also, See how to protect your vote....     Clinton Trump Comparison... Read more