— At AARP, we believe Medicare is a deal with the American people that must not be broken. Thankfully, President Trump repeatedly said during his historic campaign that he would not allow changes to this popular program. “I am going to protect and save your Social Security and your Medicare,” he told voters. “You made a deal a long time ago.” Older voters were instrumental in electing President Trump and the Republican Congress. Now those voters are counting on Congress to …

— Our Members of Congress are now back in Wisconsin for a month-long district work period. This time back home gives them an opportunity to work in their district and hear directly from their constituents. Throughout August, AARP Wisconsin staff and volunteers will be talking with our Members of Congress while they are back in the state and stressing the importance of these three key issues that affect the health and well-being of the 50-plus population in Wisconsin. 1)    Tell Congress …

— AARP Kentucky Volunteers Visit Capitol Hill Seeking Separate Social Security Debate, Pressing for Responsible Solutions to Strengthen Medicare WASHINGTON, DC – AARP volunteers and staff from Kentucky and every other state in the nation visited Capitol Hill recently to express opposition to the President’s proposed Social Security benefit cut known as Chained CPI and to support responsible solutions to strengthen Medicare for Kentuckians. In meetings with Senator Mitch McConnell and Senator Rand Paul, Representative(s) Andy Barr (KY-6), Brett Guthrie (KY-2),Thomas …