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A Huge Step Forward In The Quest To Expand Social Security Read More..
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Upcoming Events

9:00 am AARP Lobby Day @ AARP Olympia Office
AARP Lobby Day @ AARP Olympia Office
Mar 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
all-day CENSUS DAY
Apr 1 all-day
April 1: Census Day is observed nationwide. By this day, every household in America will have received an invitation to participate in the 2020 Census. People are asked to say how many people live in their[...]
  • The 2020 Census: Why It Matters To Us in Washington State

    On February 25, 2020 @ 9:55 AM PST, AARP Washington will host a live Telephone Town Hall event with former Governor Gary Locke, who is the current Chair of Washington State’s Census Complete Count Committee. He will discuss the many reasons why Washingtonians should care about the 2020 Census and

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  • 2020 Mid-Session Town Halls

    The League of Women Voters of Washington has compiled a list of upcoming State Legislator Town Hall Meetings. Go to the list: https://www.lwvwa.org/TownHalls

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  • Dementia Education in 2020!

    Upcoming dementia education programs around Washington:    King CountyKnow the Ten Warning Signs:January 9, 2020 2-3:30 p.m.Bellevue YMCA: 14230 Bel-Red Rd, Bellevue, WA 98007Reservations are not required, but are recommended. Please call 1-800-272-3900 Conversations about Dementia:January 11,

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