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AARP Oklahoma Take Action Advocacy Resources

Thank you for your interest in AARP Oklahoma's advocacy efforts. This page offers helpful resources and action items you can take to support current advocacy-related issues supported by AARP Oklahoma.

Caring for Caregivers Act Tax Credit

  • Email or call your state representative and senator and tell them you support passage of HB 3371, which would provide financial relief to family caregivers who pay for items such as home safety modifications, medical equipment or home health care to help keep their loved ones at home.
  • Visit action.aarp.org/okcares to email your state representative and senator or call 844-641-2470 (toll-free).

Phone/Text Scams and Robocall Legislation

  • Email Gov. Stitt and tell them you support HB 3168 to fight against criminals who use telephone and text message scams to defraud Oklahomans.
  • Visit action.aarp.org/StopFraud to email Gov. Stitt.

OG&E Utility Rate Hike

  • Fight back against OG&E ‘s proposed $164 million a year rate hike which would raise your rates $10/month.
  • Visit action.aarp.org/StopTheHike or call 844-981-1701 (toll-free) to tell Oklahoma Corporation Commissioners you oppose OG&E's proposed rate hike.

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  • Visit aarp.org/getinvolved to sign up for advocacy alerts on state and federal advocacy issues. You'll receive the AARP Advocate, a free monthly e-newsletter, e-mail action alerts on the issues you care about and the latest news on local issues, Congress and the White House.


Learn more about AARP Oklahoma's 2022 advocacy work
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All registered voters can cast an absentee ballot and vote from home, but most must be notarized
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Join AARP Oklahoma for a live town hall discussing possible increases to your utility bill and learn what you can do to take action to prevent OGE’s $164 million proposed rate hike.
Broadband TTH Oklahoma
Do you have questions on how to get assistance with paying for your high-speed internet or resources that can assist you with digital connectivity? Join AARP Oklahoma for a special digital connectivity town hall on March 23 at 10 a.m. CST. Learn about new ways to get connected to high-speed internet. You will also hear about our partnership with Oklahoma State University for a hotspot lending program in rural Oklahoma libraries, as well as free education resources you can use to learn how to use your digital devices and navigate the internet.
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AARP Oklahoma has compiled this list to share resources for residents that may need assistance or additional information on utility payments, rent payments or home repairs resulting from severe weather.
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AARP Oklahoma is urging state lawmakers to support a new bill to provide unpaid family caregivers of older adults a much-needed tax break. The Caring for Caregivers Act, HB 3371 would provide financial relief to family caregivers who pay for items such as home safety modifications, medical equipment or home health care to help keep their loved ones at home. It would also help mitigate more costly taxpayer-funded nursing home expenses.
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AARP Oklahoma is supporting two pieces of legislation under consideration that would aid in the fight against criminals who use telephones and text messages to defraud Oklahomans.
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Hear the latest on the 2022 legislative session and updates on AARP Oklahoma's legislative priorities.
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Learn about AARP Oklahoma's plans and priorities for the 2022 legislative session and find out how to make your voice heard at the Oklahoma Capitol.
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AARP Oklahoma issued a statement regarding the Oklahoma Corporation Commission ruling regarding Oklahoma Gas & Electric’s (OG&E) rate case. AARP Oklahoma believes the ruling will put further financial pressure on older Oklahomans on fixed incomes.  

About AARP Oklahoma
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