August 07, 2020: October 12 is our annual POWER Lunch! Do you know someone who has gone above and beyond and stood up for seniors?
Each year the Wisconsin Alliance honors individuals from across the state for their contributions to the quality of life for senior...Read more >
July 27, 2020: Join the Wisconsin Alliance for Retired Americans as we virtually discuss Social Security with Congressman Mark Pocan of Madison.
You all know that Congressman Pocan has stood with seniors his entire career. With Social Security under threat, we n...Read more >
July 09, 2020: For Immediate Release
July 9, 2020
Gary Mitchell, President, Wisconsin Alliance for Retired Americans
Alex Brower, Executive Director, Wisconsin Alliance for Retired Americans
414-949-8756, wiara...Read more >
June 26, 2020: We are living in extraordinary times. Even the act of carrying out daily activities pose a risk to our health. That’s why the Wisconsin Alliance for Retired Americans is fighting to make voting by mail safe, secure and easy for older people across ...Read more >
May 29, 2020: [caption id="attachment_1296" align="alignright" width="232"] Alex Brower (photo credit: Joe Brusky)[/caption]
The Wisconsin Alliance for Retired Americans (WIARA) - the organization that fights for Wisconsin's retirees, their earned benefits, a...Read more >
April 04, 2020: Statement re: the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit’s Ruling
in Gear v. Bostelmann and the Republican National Committee
Regarding the Absentee Ballot Witness Signature Mandate
“Tonight’s ruling defies common sense. Thousands o...Read more >
March 30, 2020: By Susan Jaffe
Hundreds of thousands of Medicare beneficiaries who have been denied coverage for nursing home stays because their time in the hospital was changed from “inpatient” to “observation care” can now appeal to Medicare for reimbu...Read more >
March 18, 2020: By Judith Graham
Close down group meals for seniors. Cancel social gatherings.
The directive, from the Illinois Department on Aging, sent shock waves through senior service organizations late last week.
Overnight, Area Agencies on Aging had...Read more >
January 23, 2020: "It'll be toward the end of the year," Trump said from Davos, Switzerland. "And at the right time, we will take a look at that. You know, that's actually the easiest of all things, if you look, cause it's such a big percentage."
By Jon Queally, st...Read more >
December 04, 2019: By Ina Jaffe, NPR - WAMU 88.5
November 30, 2019
Heard on Weekend Edition Saturday
SCOTT SIMON, HOST:
Rolling back federal regulations has been a cornerstone of the Trump presidency. Now the administration has proposed rol...Read more >