Advocacy Alerts Archive

November 18, 2020
Urge Lawmakers to Act on Virus Relief (PDF)

September 17, 2020
Last Chance to Urge Lawmakers to Act on Virus Relief! (PDF)

August 27, 2020
Ask Your Lawmakers to Support Bicameral Bill to Address Social Isolation Among Older Americans! (PDF)

August 18, 2020
Push for Emergency OAA Funding! (PDF)

July 23, 2020
The Time For Advocacy For Older Adults Is NOW! (PDF)

June 16, 2020
REMINDER: Call Senators This Week to Urge Support for Older Americans (PDF)

June 11, 2020
Tell Senators to Support Older Americans In Next Coronavirus Relief Bill (PDF)

May 21, 2020
Connect With Your Members of Congress During Memorial Day Recess (PDF)

April 27, 2020
Urge Lawmakers to Continue Support for Older Adults and Caregivers (PDF)

March 23, 2020
Urge Lawmakers to Support Emergency Funding and Flexibility for the Aging Network (PDF)

March 18, 2020
Urge Senators to Support Emergency Funding for OAA! (PDF)

March 3, 2020
Help Push for OAA Funding Increases (PDF)

February 4, 2020
Urge Congress to Pass OAA Reauthorization (PDF)

January 28, 2020
Share Your Caregiving Experiences with the  National Caregiving Advisory Council (PDF)

December 16, 2019

Senators Introduce Permanent Authorization of Money Follows the Person Program; Calls Needed This Week to Drive Passage! (PDF)

November 13, 2019
Don’t Let OAA Reauthorization Stall: Urge Your Senators to Adopt the House-Passed Bill! (PDF)

October 25, 2019
OAA Reauthorization Headed to House Floor (PDF)

October 3, 2019
Get Loud on OAA Funding! Connect with Congress Now to Advocate for Increased Funding (PDF)

September 16, 2019
More Than 620,000 Older Adults May Lose Nutrition Benefits Under Proposed Rule (PDF)

August 15, 2019
Time to Get Loud on OAA Funding (PDF)

July 29, 2019
Your August Advocacy Charge (PDF)

July 17, 2019
Senate Stalled on OAA Reauthorization (PDF)

May 31, 2019
Congress Considering OAA Reauthorization (PDF)

April 24, 2019
Keep Up the Drumbeat for OAA Funding (PDF)

April 4, 2019
Make the Ask for FY 2020 OAA Funding (PDF)

March 20, 2019

Help Push for OAA Funding Increases (PDF)

February 21, 2019

Engage Lawmakers in Key Aging Issues (PDF)

January 30, 2019

HHS Requests Information About Privacy Rules and Care Coordination (PDF)

December 17, 2018

House Passes Short-Term Money Follows the Person Extension (PDF)

November 14, 2018

Money Follows the Person Reauthorization Possible in Lame Duck (PDF)

September 24, 2018
Making a Final Push for FY 2019 Aging Funding (PDF)

September 6, 2018
Bipartisan Money Follows the Person Reauthorization Gains Traction in House (PDF)

June 20, 2018
National Call-In Day Friday to Support Money Follows the Person!

May 23, 2018
Federal Lawmakers Are Home Next Week (PDF

April 17,2018
Make the Ask For FY 2019 Aging Funding (PDF)

April 11, 2018
Reminder: Thank Congress for Older Americans Act Increases (PDF)

April 4, 2018
Thank Congress for Older Americans Act Increases!  (PDF)

March 12, 2018
Help Push for OAA Funding Increase: Call Your Representatives Today! (PDF) 

February 12, 2018 
Urge Members of Congress to Support Funding for the Aging (PDF)

January 30, 2018
Tell Congress to Continue Money Follows the Person! (PDF)

January 23, 2018

Push for Bipartisan Budget Deal  (PDF)

December 18, 2017

Final Stretch on Tax Cuts (PDF)

December 4, 2017
CR Deadline Drives Focus on Appropriations (PDF)

November 28, 2017
Senate Voting on Tax Cuts Tomorrow  (PDF)

November 17. 2017

Deficit-Boosting Tax Cuts Put Aging Programs at Risk (PDF)

October 12, 2017
Lawmakers Negotiating Final Funding Bills Now (PDF)

September 22, 2017
Senate Vote Planned Next Week for Graham-Cassidy (PDF)

September 19, 2017 

Senate ACA Repeal Effort Gains Steam (PDF)

September 11, 2017
Update on OAA Amendments: Still Time for Advocacy Calls to House!  (PDF)

September 7, 2017
URGENT! Call Congress Today! OAA Funding Boosts on House Floor (PDF)

August 23, 2017

Keep Up Appropriations Advocacy During Recess! Lawmakers at Home for Two More Weeks (PDF

August 2, 2017
Annual Conference Edition--Tell Your Senators to Protect Funding for Aging Programs (PDF)

July 26,2017
Senate Debates Health Care  (PDF)

July 24, 2017
Senate to Vote to Advance Health Care Reform Bill Tomorrow  (PDF)

July 18, 2017
Advocacy Needed TODAY!  (PDF)

June 27, 2017

Keep Up The Pressure! Senate Delays Health Care Vote but Action Still Needed to #SaveMedicaid (PDF)

June 20, 2017
Urge Your Senators to Reject Medicaid Caps and Cuts! (PDF)

May 25, 2017
Tell Lawmakers to Reject Budget and Health Care Cuts! (PDF)

May 16, 2017
Still Time to Push for OAA Funding---Sanders Letter Extended Until Friday  (PDF)

May 8, 2017
Help Push for OAA Funding Increases---Call Your Senators! (PDF)

May 4, 2017
House Votes TODAY on American Health Care Act 2.0(PDF)

May 2, 2017
American Health Care Act 2.0: Vote Still Possible- Reach Out to Undecided Members (PDF)

April 27, 2017
American Health Care Act 2.0: Remind Congress Medicaid Cuts Unacceptable!(PDF)

April 17, 2017
RECESS ALERT: Keep Pushing for OAA Funding- Reach out to your Senators and Representatives During Recess! (PDF)

March 30, 2017
Time to Step It Up for FY 2018 OAA Funding (PDF)

March 29, 2017
Help Push for OAA Funding Increases: Call Your Representatives TODAY! (PDF)

March 24, 2017
KEEP UP THE PRESSURE—American Health Care Act Coming to a Vote Today in House! (PDF)

March 23, 2017
Tell Your Representative to VOTE NO on the American Health Act Today! (PDF)

March 17, 2017
Tell Congress To Reject Medicaid Cuts, Higher Costs For Seniors (PDF)

February 8, 2017
Congressional Recesses Ahead: Reach Out to Your Members of Congress Today (PDF)

February 6, 2017
Sign-On Opportunity for Local and State Organizations (PDF)

January 27, 2017
Weigh in on ACA Repeal Next Week! (PDF)

January 26, 2017
Reach out to Your Members to Advocate for Aging Programs (PDF)

October 27, 2016
FY 2017 Funding on Deck in Lame Duck! (PDF)

September 8, 2016
Tell Congress to Continue Money Follows the Person! (PDF)

July 5, 2016
House to Consider Labor-HHS Funding Bill This Week (PDF)

June 28, 2016
New Advocacy Opportunity to Save Our SHIPs! (PDF)

June 21, 2016
Tell Congress to Preserve One-on-One Medicare Counseling (PDF)

June 1, 2016
Members Are in Districts and States: Reach Out on OAA Funding (PDF)

May 18, 2016
Congressional Recesses Ahead: Reach Out to Your Members of Congress Today (PDF)

March 31, 2016
Advocate for FY 2017 OAA Funding (PDF)

March 22, 2016
OAA House Passage Follow-Ups (PDF)

March 21, 2016
House OAA Bill Moves to Floor Today! (PDF)

March 18, 2016
House OAA Reauthorization Bill Released. Bill Builds on S. 192. (PDF)

March 8, 2016
House Letter Asks for OAA III B Increase, Call Your Representatives This Week! (PDF)

March 3, 2016
Help Push for OAA Funding Increases: Call Your Senators! (PDF)

February 2, 2016
Bipartisan Letter Supporting OAA Reauthorization Circulating in the House (PDF