The Older Americans Act Finally Clears Congress – Next Avenue

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Finally, After TEN YEARS Congress Acts:

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     One of absolute disgraces of the do-nothing Congress of the last 10 years was its refusal to reauthorize the Older Americans Act. That it has finally done so in a hotly contested election year says a great deal about the callousness and lack of ethics rampant among elected officials.

This informative article from Next Avenue, a great resource for information, ideas, and resources on elder living, provides a good overview of the main provisions of the Older Americans Act and their implications for elder sand their families.

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“President Obama will soon sign legislation reauthorizing the Older Americans Act, which will help provide essential services and programs to the needy.”

Source: The Older Americans Act Finally Clears Congress – Next Avenue

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