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Tell Jim Lehrer to include Medicare & Social Security in the debates!

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Please Support The CARE Act

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Action Alert targeted to Rep. Schmick

Urge the governor to support family caregivers

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House Bill 139 includes family caregivers in the process when a patient is admitted to the hospital. Let the governor know you support family caregivers.

Ask Committee Members to Vote Yes on CARE Act

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State Action Alert asking HHS Committee members to support the CARE Act. Targeting key legislators.

Tell your state senator that family caregivers need our support

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House Bill 139 includes family caregivers in the process when a patient is admitted to the hospital. Let your state representative know you support family caregivers.

Patient Access

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Please Support The CARE Act

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Message to wider selection of Senate Health Care Committee

Support HB 1499 to Protect Vulnerable Adults

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Will You Take A Stand on Social Security?

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Take Action on Proposed MT Budget Cuts

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Take action on proposed MT budget cuts

Say NO to Predatory Variable Rate Electricity Contracts!

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Support Senate Bill 573 AN ACT CONCERNING VARIABLE ELECTRIC RATES

Thank You to the Sponsors of the Ohio Caregiver Act

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We are happy to share AARP's Ohio Caregiver Act has been introduced by Sen. Peggy Lehner of Kettering. We encourage you to thank Sen. Lehner and co-sponsors for supporting Ohio's 1.7 million caregivers and introducing SB 314, the Ohio Caregiver Act!

YES! Uniform Adult Guardianship Bill on the Governor's Desk

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Action alert regarding SB2249 on UAGPPJA before the Governor

Protect Landline Service in Minnesota

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Senate committee email on telecom deregulation

Protenct Landline Service in Minnesota

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Senate finance committee email on telecom deregulation

Protect Landline Service in Minnesota

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Initial committee email on telecom deregulation

Tell lawmakers you agree with AARP Idaho's Legislative Priorities

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Contact state legislators to support AARP Idaho's 2017 Legislative Priorities

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Age discrimination petition targeting non Republican non Co-Sponsors

Contact your state legislators and thank them for supporting the CARE Act.

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Contact your state legislators and thank them for supporting the CARE Act.

SB 1069 Action Alert - Access to Affordable Housing

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Please Vote "AYE" on SB 1069 Assembly Housing

BIPARTISAN CREDIT FOR CARING ACT: FEDERAL TAX CREDIT FOR FAMILY CAREGIVERS

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New bipartisan federal legislation, called the Credit for Caring Act, would create a federal, nonrefundable tax credit of up to $3,000 for family caregivers who work while also helping financially their parents, spouses, children with disabilities or othe

Thank our Legislature and Gov Mead

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giving thanks to our State legislators, Representative Harvey, Senator Landen, and WY Governor Mead for supporting the Care Act

Say #No2OGE

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Tell the Corporation Commission you want them to say NO to OGE's new funding scheme.

M+R Testing Only - Do Not Use

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5/2/16 Loophole alert

Tell Your State Senator to Support Family Caregivers

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NE Action Alert on LB 320 - Support for Family Caregivers

PSO is STILL trying to raise rates!

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Even after the Commission's final ruling, PSO is STILL trying to get more money from customers!

The time for pay equity is now!

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Support for Pay Equity Bill on Christie's Desk

Keep Social Security Strong!

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Full Practice Authority for Nurse Practitioners is Needed NOW!

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AARP is working hard to support a bill that your legislator will be voting on soon: SB 101, which will allow nurse practitioners to practice to the full extent of their training and education.

DE Action Alert Template

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State Action Alert Template

Tell our leaders in Washington to protect Social Security!

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Alert asking the House of Representatives to fight against Social Security cuts.

Thank Public Regulation Commissioners for keeping EPE rates low

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We're asking our members to thank Public Regulation Commissioners for keeping the El Paso Electric rate increase reasonable.

Help Protect Vulnerable Adults from Financial Abuse

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HB 1499 Elder Abuse Act #1

Elder Abuse is a CRIME

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Elder Abuse is a Crime

RAISE Family Caregivers Act Thank You FL - AARP

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Thank you to U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor for her bipartisan leadership and support of family caregivers here in Florida and across the country.

Mayor's Budget

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Use the form below to send a letter to the City Council. Join with other DC residents and urge the Council to make older adults a priority for his FY 2015 budget.

Georgia Caregivers Need Your Help!

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Show your support in Georgia for the Uniform Adult Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Jurisdiction Act.

Support the CARE Act

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Please ask your legislator to support 670,000 Minnesota caregivers by supporting the CARE Act.

Global Opt In Conditional Test Form

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Global Opt In Conditional Test Form

Time is Running Out to Help Give Oklahoma Nursing Home Residents a Better Quality of Life

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The State Legislature has a real opportunity to pass meaningful nursing home reform in 2015. Urge your lawmaker to support HB 1327!

Strengthen the State Nurse Aide Registry

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AARP Urges State Senators to Support HB 1435

Stop Exelon's Gigantic Rate Hike!

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Action Alert asking activists to write to their State Senators and urge them to vote NO on SB2814, which will create one of the nation's highest utility rate hikes - if not the highest.

Take Action Today - Help Protect Thousands of Illinois Seniors!

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Urge State Senators to Vote for HB4351 to Ensure Seniors Get the Services they Need

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State Action Alert Urging E-Activists to Email/Fax their State Senators and Protect IL Seniors against cuts to key caregiving programs

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State Action Alert Template

Tell the new Congress: I'm counting on you to protect my benefits!

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January 2017 Medicare Alert, Blind Target, Email version

Tell the new Congress: I'm counting on you to protect my benefits!

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January 2017 Medicare Alert, Blind Target, Mobile version for SMS

Tell the new Congress: I'm counting on you to protect my benefits!

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January 2017 Medicare Alert, Blind Target, SM version

Tell Congress: Strengthen Medicare and Social Security

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July Advocate SS/Medicare One-Click Alert_Test_US_20140730

Tell Congress to Take A Stand

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6/8/2016 June Full File Alert - Take A Stand action page to senators

Tell Congress to Take A Stand - Battleground States

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6/8/2016 June Full File Alert - Take A Stand action page to senators, version for recipients in battleground states

Tell Congress: Co-sponsor the RAISE Act today!

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Tell Congress: Care for family caregivers by co-sponsoring the RAISE Act today!

Support Family Caregivers

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Vote for House Bill 2058, the Caregiver Advise, Record, Enable Act a simple idea that will support Kansas's 605,000 unpaid caregivers who enable Kansans needing care to remain in their homes.

Yes! I'm a Kansas Caregiver Champion!

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I pledge my support for House Bill 2058 and Senate Bill 265, the Caregiver Advise, Record, Enable Act which would help Kansas' 345,000 family caregivers and the seniors they help live independently at home by:

Guardianship Legislation Must Be Passed!

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Jurisdictional Guardianship is an issue of great importance to Virgin Islanders.

MA Passes CARE Act-Thank our Supporters

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Governor Baker has signed the CARE Act into Law. Thank him and our bill sponsors, Senator Linda Dorcena Forry and Representative Chris Walsh

Support Family Caregivers: Pass the CARE Act TODAY

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CARE Act alert for House vote

Thank You for Supporting Family Caregivers

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Thank you Senator Eken and Representative Zerwas for your leadership on the CARE Act

Thank Your Legislator for Supporting Caregivers

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Thank you legislators and Governor Dayton for supporting family caregivers

Let MN Power Know How Their Rate Increase Will Impact You

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Letter to Public Utilities Commission on how the Minnesota Power plan will impact you and your family

Support Paid Family Leave

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Stand up for family caregivers, support the MN Paid Family Leave Act

Support Reducing Social Security Tax Burden

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Reduce the Social Security tax burden by adding inflationary protections to the thresholds

Support Reducing Social Security Tax Burden

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Reduce the Social Security tax burden by adding inflationary protections to the thresholds

Reduce Social Security Tax Burden

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Reduce Social Security Tax Burden- Alert to Tax Committee Conferees and Legislative Leadership

Spouse Anti-Impoverishment

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Spouse anti-impoverishment provisions in the final Supplemental Budget Bill

Protect Landline Service in Minnesota

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House floor vote on telecom deregulation

Thank you Attorney General Swanson

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Thank you Attorney General Lori Swanson for protecting access to affordable, reliable landline service

La lucha contra el injusto aumento de las tarifas de Xcel Energy

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MN Xcel Rate Hike alert 2016 Spanish

Fight Unfair Rate Hikes

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MN Xcel Rate Hike alert 2016

Thank you Governor Dayton

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Thank you to Gov Dayton from AARP members who emailed asking him to veto HF 1437.

Ask Gov. Dayton to Protect Utility Customers By Vetoing HF 1437

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Action alert to request veto of utility provisions in state budget.

Get Involved!

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Are you willing to let the Kansas Legislature vote away Medicare security for Kansans?

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Tell your Kansas House of Representative to vote NO on HB 2553. Kansans deserve a Medicare program that is established, stable, and reliable.

Time is running out: renew OAA now!

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3/17/16 OAA Alert

Urge Gov. Pence to Sign the Mass Transit Bill!

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Please urge Governor Pence to sign SB 176, Central Indiana Transit.

May 2016 Advocate Loophole Thank You

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Loophole thank you action in 5/26/16 Advocate for users in targeted districts.

Voters deserve to know where the candidates stand!

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5/11/16 Washington Post One-Click Petition -- Social Media Version

Message to Governor Bullock: More Medicaid home care needed

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Message to governor to increase funding for Medicaid waiver HCBS.

Support the Transitional Health Insurance Program

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Support the Transitional Health Insurance Program Act

Thank You for Supporting Family Caregivers

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Thank You Landing Page on Assisting Caregiver Transitions Act

NJ Utilities Training Example

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Emotional appeal, describe the problem, we need them to take action to solve the problem. Please send a message to the Governor.

New Jersey Natural Gas Wants to Raise Your Rates!

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New Jersey Natural Gas Wants to Raise Your Rates!

Tell the House: No cuts to Medicare benefits!

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Alert asking the House of Representatives to fight against Medicare cuts.

Tell the House: No cuts to Medicare benefits!

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Alert asking the House of Representatives to fight against Medicare cuts.

Co-sponsor the Seniors Tax Hike Prevention Act!

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Medical Expense Deduction Action for November Full File - Cosponser version

Thank you for co-sponsoring the Seniors Tax Hike Prevention Act!

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Medical Expense Deduction Action for November Full File - thank you version

Tell President-Elect Trump to keep his promise on Medicare!

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Alert asking Pres.-Elect Trump to keep his promise and fight against Paul Ryan's Medicare cuts. - Email version

Tell President-Elect Trump to keep his promise on Medicare!

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Alert asking Pres.-Elect Trump to keep his promise and fight against Paul Ryan's Medicare cuts. Linked from social, AARP.org, and the Dec 9 webletter

Support The Ohio Caregiving Act!

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Please tell your state representative to support The Ohio Caregiving Act language in HB 470.

Support The Ohio Caregiving Act!

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Please tell your state representative to support The Ohio Caregiving Act language in HB 470.

Thank Your Legislators for Passing the Ohio Caregiving Act!

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Please thank Ohio legislators for passing the Ohio Caregiving Act.

Thank Your Legislators for Passing the Ohio Caregiving Act!

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Please thank Ohio legislators for passing the Ohio Caregiving Act.

Help Get The Ohio Caregiving Act to a VOTE in the Ohio Senate

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Please support Ohio's 1.7 million family caregivers by contacting Senator Shannon Jones and asking her to put SB 314 - The Ohio Caregiving Act - up for a vote in the Ohio Senate.

Help Get The Ohio Caregiving Act to a VOTE in the Ohio Senate

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Please support Ohio's 1.7 million family caregivers by contacting Senator Shannon Jones and asking her to put SB 314 - The Ohio Caregiving Act - up for a vote in the Ohio Senate.

Support the Ohio Caregivers Act

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AARP's Ohio Caregiver Act has been introduced by Sen. Peggy Lehner of Kettering. We encourage you to contact your Senator and ask them to support Ohio's 1.7 million caregivers by supporting SB 314, the Ohio Caregiver Act!

Support the Ohio Caregiving Act

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AARP's Ohio Caregiver Act has been introduced by Sen. Peggy Lehner of Kettering. We encourage you to contact your Senator and ask them to support Ohio's 1.7 million caregivers by supporting SB 314, the Ohio Caregiver Act!

Thank You to the Sponsors of the Caregiver Act - Social Media

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We are happy to share AARP's Ohio Caregiver Act has been introduced by Sen. Peggy Lehner of Kettering. We encourage you to thank Sen. Lehner and co-sponsors for supporting Ohio's 1.7 million caregivers and introducing SB 314, the Ohio Caregiver Act!

Tell State Representatives to VOTE YES on Ohio SB 314.

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Please tell your state representative to VOTE YES on Ohio SB 314, The Ohio Caregiving Act.

Tell State Senators to VOTE YES on Ohio SB 314.

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Please tell your state senator to VOTE YES on Ohio SB 314, The Ohio Caregiving Act.

Tell State Senators to VOTE YES on Ohio SB 314.

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Please tell your state senator to VOTE YES on Ohio SB 314, The Ohio Caregiving Act.

Just Say No 2 PSO

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PSO wants to raise rates by as much as 14%! Oklahoma consumers cannot afford another rate increase and, in fact, deserve a decrease. Tell the Commissioners to vote NO on PSO's rate increase and that you want a decrease on your monthly bills.

PSO is at it again!

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After the Corporation Commission ruled that PSO customers should be granted a refund of $61 million, PSO is asking for a YEAR to return customer's money to them.

OON bills

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No more surprise medical bills

Don't Turn Your Back on Oregon Seniors

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Urges Legislators: Don't Turn Your Back on Oregon Seniors

Portland deserves open and accountable elections!

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Open and accountable Elections Act - Portland City Council

Support Retirement Security Legislation

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Support Retirement Security Legislation

Thank You Msg to Senator - HB2960 - W&S

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Thank you message to targeted senators for voting YES on HB2960

Tell Congress: Don't Put Pensions At Risk!

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Multiemployer pension action -- for October 2016 Advocate.

Tell Congress: Don't Put Pensions At Risk!

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Urge your Representative to pass Senate Bill 717

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Urge your Representative to pass Senate Bill 717

Tell the PRC to Keep PNM's rates fair and reasonable

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We're asking members to e-mail their PRC Commissioner to take fair and reasonable action on PNM's request for a rate increase.

Save Landlines in Maine

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This is a call request to members of the EUT committee in Augusta asking them to vote against the new bill, LD 466

NJ Needs Pay Equity

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Support for Pay Equity Bill on Christie's Desk

Tell your U.S. Representatives: Pass the RAISE Act Now!

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Targeted alert for Representatives 22 states to support the RAISE Act in the House of Representatives.

Time for Rhode Island to CARE

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Asks members to urge Governor to sign CARE Act

Raise the Asset Limit

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Tell your State Senators to raise the asset limit for vulnerable adults on Medicaid

Retirement Income NJ June 2016

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State Action Alert Template

SB 1069 Floor Alert Assembly Final

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SB 1069 Floor Alert Assembly Final

Protect Vulnerable Oklahomans from Financial Exploitation & Support Family Caregivers

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AARP Urges House Members to Vote YES on SB 109

Say No to FirstEnergy's Bailout Request

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Action alert to go to the PUCO.

Say No to FirstEnergy's Bailout Request

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Action alert to go to the PUCO.

Say No to Utility Bailouts

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Action alert to go to PUCO commissioner.

Say No to Utility Bailouts

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Action alert to go to Ohio governor, the e-activists legislator, and PUCO commissioners.

Say No to Utility Bailouts

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Action alert to go to Ohio governor, the e-activists legislator, and PUCO commissioners.

Say No to Utility Bailouts

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Action alert to go to the PUCO commissioners.

Say No to Utility Bailouts

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Action alert to go to the PUCO.

Secure Choice is the Right Choice for New Jersey

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Secure Choice is the RIGHT CHOICE for New Jersey

Secure Choice is the Right Choice for New Jersey

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Secure Choice is the RIGHT CHOICE for New Jersey

Keep Social Security Strong!

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Keep Social Security Strong!

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Petition for the statewide contest; Social Security_US_ADV_20140616

Support Wounded Warriors by supporting their caregivers

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Support S750 The Wounded Warrior Caregivers Relief Act

Thank You for Supporting Caregivers!

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Thank you message to legislators who voted in favor of the CARE Act legislation.

Urge Hillary Clinton to share her plans for Social Security!

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Take A Stand Page -- Hillary Clinton

Tell the talk shows: we need substance, not sounds bites!

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4/13/16 Political Talk Show Petition Alert - Social Media Version

Termometer page -- FOR DELETION

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Thank you General Assembly for Passing the CARE Act

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State Action Alert Template

UAGPPJA Senate Support

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Ask your senator to support the Uniform Adult Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Jurisdiction Act.

Tell the Senate Rules Committee to Help Family Caregivers!

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Show your support in Georgia for the Uniform Adult Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Jurisdiction Act.

Help Georgia Family Caregivers

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Ask your senator to support the Uniform Adult Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Jurisdiction Act.

URGE YOUR LEGISLATOR TO OPPOSE A NEW TAX ON RETIREMENT INCOME!

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URGE YOUR LEGISLATOR TO OPPOSE A NEW TAX ON RETIREMENT INCOME!

Update on CARE Act in Hawaii

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Update on CARE Act in Hawaii

Urge The House To Pass The Care Act

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Update on CARE Act in Hawaii

Say NO to Unfair Utility Bill Increases!

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Say NO to Unfair Utility Bill Increases!

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Say NO to Unfair Utility Bill Increases!

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VI Action Alert Template

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State Action Alert Template

Help Connecticut Workers Save for the Future

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Letting the Market Work for Connecticut's Employees

Make it Easier to Save in Minnesota

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Action Alert to members of the House and Senate Commerce Committees

How Would You Strengthen Medicare and Social Security?

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