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ALBANY, N.Y. – AARP New York State Director Beth Finkel today released the following statement in response to Governor Andrew Cuomo’s 2020-21 Executive Budget proposal:
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Low Income and Middle Class families take the hit.ALBANY, N.Y. – AARP New York State Director Beth Finkel today released the following statement about the New York State Public Service Commission’s (PSC) approval of a $1.2 billion, three-year Consolidated Edison rate hike that will raise residential customers’ delivery rates by 25% on gas used for cooking, 34% on gas used for heating, and 16% on electricity:
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Urges Senate Consideration of ‘POWADA’
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AARP Supports Rx, Robocall, Banking, Debt Collection, Healthcare Transparency Measures; Also Calls for Cost-Effective Tax Credit for Unpaid Family Caregivers
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Patient & Physician Groups Joined AARP in Urging Price Protections for Health Plan Enrollees
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Regulators Issue Order to Increase ESCO Accountability and Transparency
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Three-Part Package Increases Accessibility of Affordable Drugs, Aims to Stop Price Gouging
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Letter to Governor: Proposed Double-Digit Delivery Rate Hikes – Including 34% on Heating Gas – Unaffordable for Consumers ALBANY, N.Y. – AARP New York today called on Governor Andrew Cuomo to oppose a planned $1.2 billion Consolidated Edison rate hike that would raise gas delivery rates by 25% to 34% and electric delivery rates by 16% over three years.
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Labor, Health, Aging and Community Groups Join AARP to Support Comprehensive Legislative Package to Stop Prescription Drug Greed
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