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Public Comment on APS Rate Hike

To speak in person, please complete a request to speak. Please consider the following asks of APS and the ACC are: APS should retire the Four Corners Power Plant prior to 2031 and replace it with lower-cost renewable energy, which would save ratepayers money and reduce po... Read more

Retired Americans PAC Launches Debt Ceiling Ad Campaign

Digital Ads in 10 Congressional Districts Tell Congress to Protect Social Security Payments  Retired Americans PAC, a political arm of the Alliance for Retired Americans, is running digital ads in 10 congressional districts and Washington, DC. The 15- and  30- second ads ... Read more

Post-Pandemic AHCCCS Meeting

The Children's Action Alliance (CAA) will host an educational meeting to discuss the possible changes to AHCCCS. These changes are being made since the pandemic emergency has been lifted. Read the CAA May newsletter for more information. Date: Monday, May 22 Time: 12:00 ... Read more

Watch “Social Security: Our Earned Benefits” Video to Kick off Older Americans Month

Social Security is under direct attack right now. Elected officials in the Senate and House are using incorrect data to push for reductions in benefits. Watch the entire video below! Social Security: Our Earned Benefits... Read more

One of AARA’s Partners, Arizonans for Clean Energy, has a New Website

Please visit the new website for great news updates on Arizona environmental news. Arizonans for Clean Energy... Read more

Arizona Department of Housing, Weatherization and Energy Efficiency Contractors, and Advocates Highlight New Federal Energy Programs and Investments

Leaders Highlight Job Creation and Tangible Benefits to Arizona Consumers Thanks to Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act and the Inflation Reduction Act  (PHOENIX, AZ) – Today, Katherine E. Blodgett of the Arizona Department of Housing (ADOH) joined FSL, Arizona weatheriza... Read more

Arizona Alliance for Retired Americans Media Mentions February 16

Alliance Mentions GOP hopefuls’ past positions on Social Security loom over 2024 primary Isaac Arnsdorf The Washington Post, February 9, 2023 As a member of Congress, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis earned a score of 0 percent in the Alliance's Congressional Voting Record... Read more

Retirees Call on President Biden to Stress That Social Security and Medicare Cuts Remain Off the Table

“The state of the union is strong, but older Americans' retirement security is at risk. “The 4.4 million members of the Alliance for Retired Americans urge President Biden to reiterate that he will not approve any cuts or changes to Americans’ hard earned Social Security... Read more

U.S. Dept. of Energy Announces Arizona’s Weatherization Assistance Plan Among First in the Nation Approved for Additional BIL Funds

Arizona clean energy advocates applaud the Arizona Dept. of Housing for unlocking funding to help lower energy bills for Arizona households (PHOENIX, AZ) – Today, the U.S. The Department of Energy (DOE) announced the approval of the Arizona Department of Housing’s (ADOH) u... Read more