AARP Minnesota

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Minnesota should send an absentee ballot to all registered voters for the November election and waive its requirement that voters get their ballot witnessed, AARP and AARP Foundation say in a court brief filed Thursday.
JUN 29, 2020
We are working to ensure that voters 50-plus have access to safe voting options, including early and absentee voting, and removing requirements that can be burdensome to many voters.
APR 21, 2020
While convening events is a core part of our mission, we have changed our approach in light of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
JUN 22, 2020
Social distancing and new Centers for Disease Control (CDC) guidelines restrict visitors' access to nursing homes except during end of life and hospice care.
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Focuses on Protecting 50-plus Voters
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En Español | Elder abuse, like many forms of domestic abuse, is an often hidden phenomenon that affects hundreds of thousands of older Americans.  Financial exploitation is the most prevalent form of this type of abuse.  In fact, 1 out of 5 older adults experience financial exploitation and on average loses $120,000.
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Voters will see a new paper ballot system — and the possibility of more change
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The coronavirus pandemic is threatening the health and financial security of all Alabamians but especially those age 50+. With so much going on, it’s hard to believe that it’s also an election year. And this season promises to be unlike any other. AARP Alabama encourages voters to request an absentee ballot for one, or all, 2020 elections, including the upcoming August 25th municipal elections happening in most cities in Alabama.
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Are you interested in learning about different illnesses and diseases that affect many lives? Join AARP Georgia for the first discussion of the Living with Series on Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2020, at 11 a.m. via Zoom. The first event will focus on how prostate cancer affects families and entire communities. The event is free, but registration is required.
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AARP Maine is teaming up with Bar Harbor nonprofit Friends of Acadia to bring you a four part series called “Acadia: The Story Behind the Scenery.”
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Safety concerns amid the coronavirus limited in-person voting in the June primary
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As we search for glimmers of hope during this difficult time of social distancing, we will be sharing a weekly video series entitled In It Together with inspirational words of encouragement from renowned members of the entertainment industry actors, singers-songwriters and producers created specifically for members and volunteers to help lift their spirits.
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Changes in election laws are making it easier for voters to cast their ballots
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AARP SC has sent a letter to Senate President Harvey Peeler and House Speaker Jay Lucas expressing its support for a safe and secure November election.
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