ARA of Pennsylvania

Rachel Tabachnick on ALEC and the Right Wing

Researcher and Author Rachael Tabachnick discusses how the Right Wing has infiltrated our nation's and our states' public policy process through ALEC and allies in state capitols across the county. This free event sponsored by he Pennsylvania Alliance for Retired Americans took place in Erie, PA in September 2014.

Friday Alert

Alliance Reacts to President Obama’s State of the Union Address


President Obama gave his State of the Union Address on Tuesday night, and in a statement, the Alliance voiced its approval of his remarks and ideas. In particular, the statement from Alliance Executive Director Richard Fiesta noted that the President’s initiative to allow more family leave would benefit many seniors, whose adult children a...

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Press Release

January 21, 2015

Pennsylvania Alliance for Retired Americans Congratulates Governor Wolf

“Today Governor Wolf spoke about the challenge facing the middle class. He spoke about leveling the playing field for families and for small businesses in our state through better education, more efficient and effective government, and investments in what our state needs to succeed.  He also spoke about reaching across the aisle as our state moves once again into an era of divided government.  Ultimately, if Governor Wolf is successful, Pennsylvania retirees will enjoy better golden years in stronger communities.

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