Advocacy

Stay up-to-date on federal and state legislative activities. Learn how AARP is fighting for you in Washington D.C. and right here at home.
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Bill Allows Medicare to Negotiate Lower Drug Prices and Caps Out-of-Pocket Spending on Medications for Seniors In Medicare Plans
Affordable Housing
Housing costs across the state are skyrocketing. AARP New Jersey is working to help ease the burden on those affected.
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Supports ANCHOR’s Increased Property Tax Relief, Full Funding of the State Pension and Other Measures to Help Residents Remain in their Homes and Communities as they Age
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Eighty-four percent of voters 50 and older support expanding the tax credit for Wounded Warrior caregivers to all family caregivers who care for older loved ones.
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A grace period that protected consumers from having municipal electricity, water or waste utility services cut off expired March 15.
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Meet Your Leaders: Making NJ a More Affordable Place to Live
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Four Million Americans, Including Nearly 130,000 New Jersey Residents, Signed AARP Petition Calling on Congress to Act
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Nearly 8 in 10 people 40 and older have seen or experienced age discrimination in the workplace, according to AARP research. 
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AARP New Jersey is prioritizing fair prescription drug pricing and nursing home reform as part of its 2022 legislative agenda.
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