Retirees Win Key Provisions in American Rescue Plan
IARA met with members of the Illinois congressional delegation to urge them to include provisions important to seniors as part of the recovery bill. Read more to find out how the American Rescue Plan benefits seniors!Read More
URGENT: Take Action Now for Home & Community Based Care
Please join us in contacting key members of the Illinois Congressional Delegation who sit on the Energy and Commerce Committee in time to urge their continued support of approving the $400 billion investment in Home and Community Based Services called for by President Biden's Build Back Better plan using the information below. Once you have reached out, please follow up to let us know how your outreach went.
September 17, 2021: Republican legislators in more than half of U.S. states, spurred on by voters angry about lockdowns and mask mandates, are taking away the powers state and local officials use to protect the public against infectious diseases. Read More >
August 31, 2021: Spurred by decades of complaints about the high cost of hearing aids, Congress passed a law in 2017 to allow over-the-counter sales, with hopes it would boost competition and lower prices. Four years later, federal regulato Read More >