ARA of Pennsylvania

John White calls for a raise in the Minimum Wage!

PA Alliance for Retired Americans Executive Vice President John White spoke at a rally in Center City Philadelphia (one of 7 events across the state) to call for a raise in the Minimum Wage to benefit Social Security and create a secure retirement for future generations.

Friday Alert

House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan Releases Anti-Poverty Proposal


On Thursday, Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) unveiled a new proposal to overhaul federal anti-poverty programs and shift more control to individual states. Under Ryan’s plan, most of the federal government’s anti-poverty programs, including food stamps and housing vouchers, would be consolidated into a single program that would be overseen mor...

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Press Release

June 25, 2014

Retiree Leader Calls for State Budget that Addresses Citizens’ Priorities: Education, Economy and Environment

“During this budget season, we’ve heard a lot of news reports about ‘priorities’.  The Governor, the House Republican Leadership, the Senate Republican Leadership, the House Democratic Leadership, the Senate Republican Leadership and myriad interest groups are all fighting for their priorities.  We have something radical to suggest – what about Pennsylvania’s priorities?"

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