April 26, 2017: Still Contains the Unsavory Parts of the Previous Attempt at “Reform”
The following statement was issued by Richard Fiesta, Executive Director of the Alliance for Retired Americans, in response to media reports on the House Republicans' latest...Read more >
March 26, 2017: All 18 Democratic Congresspersons committed to voting against
How our nine Republican Congressional Representatives stood on the AHCA (Trumpcare)
Supported the Bill (NY Times 3/24/2017)
Lee Zeldin - 1st Congressional District
John Faso - 19...Read more >
March 26, 2017: On Friday March 24, 2017 the American Health Care Act died a very unnatural death. The original bill that threatened to have up to 24 million Americans lose coverage, to raise prices for seniors, to give a $525 billion dollar tax break to the very ri...Read more >
March 17, 2017: Rep. John Faso, R-Kinderhook, was among 19 members of the House Budget Committee to vote in favor of reporting the GOP’s American Health Care Act out of committee on Thursday. It now heads to the Rules Committee.
The vote was 19-17. Had one addi...Read more >
March 12, 2017:
They say: We want to allow the sale of health insurance across state lines.
The Reality: Selling insurance across state lines will let insurance companies move to the states with the weakest regulations, which could destroy coverage pr...Read more >
March 05, 2017: In an article in the Daily Kos on February 27, 2017 they identified 51 Congressional districts, currently represented by Republicans, in the United States that could "flip" if the Affordable Care Act is repealed. Although the premise that the ACA rep...Read more >
February 23, 2017:
On Tuesday, February 21, 2017 in front of Congressman Reed's Corning office a group of activists including many NYSARA members rallied against the repeal of the ACA, diminishing of Medicare, block granting of Medicaid and diminishment of Social S...Read more >
February 23, 2017: By: Jordan Rau and Julie Appleby, Kaiser Health News is a national health policy news service that is part of the nonpartisan Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation.
Dale Marsh has not been enamored with his health insurance since the Affordable Care ...Read more >
February 12, 2017: On Friday February 10, 2017 NYSARA President Barry Kaufmann and Long Island Chapter of NYSARA President Stanley Bergman met with Congressman Peter King. (R/CD #2) NYSARA's positions on the repeal of the Affordable Care Act, Block granting or annualiz...Read more >
January 15, 2017:
L-R LI Chapter of NYSARA President Stanley Bergman, Bob Suoto and LI Chapter Treasurer Walter Dunn
January 15, 2017 Several hundred people attended a rally in Westbury to preserve healthcare, inspired by Senator Bernie Sanders and Minority Lea...Read more >