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RICHMOND _ AARP Virginia has invited Dr. Daniel Gade and U.S. Senator Mark Warner to face off on Tuesday, October 13 at The People’s Debate, which will be offered to television stations statewide as well as live-streamed.
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AARP delivers its 5-Point Plan to Congress and urges immediate action to address COVID-19 Crisis in Nursing Homes
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AARP Kentucky is now accepting nominations for its prestigious Andrus Award for Community Service
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One in five seniors over age 65 have been the victims of fraud, losing a staggering $2.9 billion a year to identity thieves and con artists. Unfortunately, even more is lost to exploiters who are family, friends or caregivers. To assist Marylanders in identifying and combatting fraud, the Office of the Attorney General, Office of the Comptroller, AARP Maryland, CCCSMD (Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Maryland), the U.S. Attorney for the District of Maryland, the Commissioner of Financial Regulation from the Maryland Department of Labor, and a coalition of consumer protection groups today announced a statewide public awareness campaign during PROTECT Week (Protecting Older Americans from Financial Exploitation), June 15-20, 2020.
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Supported by local AARP Grant, ACT Ministries and Lexington volunteers fight hunger during COVID-19 pandemic
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WASHINGTON (June 2, 2020) —Today AARP CEO Jo Ann Jenkins released the following statement:
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Legislation Requires Annual Pandemic Emergency Plans, 2-Month Supply of PPE, Daily Communication & Virtual Visitation with Families
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