The “Just Scrap the Cap” winning video features rapping seniors rhyming their way to the conclusion that the way to shore up Social Security’s long-term… Read More..
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    Legislative issues that could affect baby boomers

    9:18 a.m. PST January 20, 2015         New Day NW Producers, KING 5 Cathy MacCaul, AARP's Washington Advocacy Director, and Dennis Mahar, Chair of the Washington Association of Area Agencies on Aging, joined host Margaret Larson to talk about issues facing the baby boomer population, as well as

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    THE JOINT LEGISLATIVE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE ON AGING AND DISABILITY…

    JLEC Final Report (click to read) The Joint Legislative Executive Committee on Aging and Disability Issues (Committee) was established in the 2013-15 operating budget. The Committee was charged with the responsibility to identify strategic actions to prepare for the aging of Washington's population

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    Budget Information

    State Budget Update by David Schumacher, Director, OFM;   Revenue Reforms by Andrew Nicholas, Budget & Policy Center; & Report on Age Wave Forums & Solving LTC Services & Support Financing Puzzle.   David Schumacher -   State_budget_preliminary_outlook_presentation_September_- Andrew

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