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.
AARP will be fighting for 50+ Marylanders in Annapolis in 2018
Priorities include broadband, high drug costs, utility relief, retirement security and protection against third-party energy suppliers.
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The New Hampshire Senior Leadership program is designed to train those who want to advocate for older adults in New Hampshire.
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Event scheduled for the Lansing Center Monday, Dec. 9 will be rescheduled in early 2020. Return to this space for updates. Sorry about any inconvenience.
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Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon will spend time with AARP Wyoming members on December 9 at 6:30 p.m. during a TeleTown Hall phone call.
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It’s well known that prescription drug prices are skyrocketing in America. Price increases for brand name drugs have far exceeded the rate of inflation since at least 2006, according to AARP’s Rx Price Watch report.
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AARP North Carolina is hard at work advocating for over-50 Tarheel Staters, and you can be part of the effort.
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AARP continues its efforts to make prescription drugs more affordable in 2020 and will work for additional state legislation to lower rapidly rising prices
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AARP's Stop Rx Greed campaign is a national effort to bring drug cost awareness in front of government. Texans are urging action, telling their stories to the state’s representatives in Congress.
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With the state legislative session set to begin on Monday, Jan. 6, AARP Idaho is looking for online activists to advocate for key priorities.
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AARP is helping Panama City and other communities rebuild after Hurricane Michael, pressing lawmakers to make it easier for developers to create new affordable housing options.
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