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Rosen Earns Perfect Score Voting Record from the Alliance for Retired Americans

LAS VEGAS, NV – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) released the following statement in response to earning a perfect score for her 2019 voting record by the Alliance for Retired Americans. Senator Rosen received this score for her commitment to retirees and older Americans, and the actions she’s taken to benefit them.

"Our nation’s retirees have spent their lives working and deserve to see the promises that our country has made to them fulfilled," said Senator Rosen. “Whether it’s...

Rosen Hosts Discussion with Washoe Senior Coalition, Highlighting Services her Office Offers to Nevada Seniors

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Special Committee on Aging, held a discussion with members of the Senior Coalition of Washoe County to discuss the Senator’s legislative work on issues related to seniors and aging.

“Our state’s senior community faces a wide range of issues, including the high cost of prescription drugs, a lack of access to local transportation services, and challenges with navigating Social Security benefits and Medicare...

Rosen: Trump Administration’s Openness to Cutting Medicare, Social Security is Unacceptable

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP), released the following statement condemning recent comments made by the President, suggesting that the Administration is willing to make cuts to Medicare and Social Security.
 
“It is unacceptable for the President go back on his word and discuss cuts to Social Security and Medicare,” said Senator Rosen. “Nevadans have worked hard throughout their lives to...

Rosen Helps Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Fund Efforts to Combat Elder Abuse

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Last week, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Special Committee on Aging, helped introduce the Stamp Out Elder Abuse Act (S.1784) alongside Aging Committee Chair Susan Collins (R-ME). This legislation would direct the United States Postal Service (USPS) to develop a semi-postal stamp and use the proceeds from its sales to provide funding to elder justice initiatives at both the Administration on Aging (AOA), and the Department of Justice (DOJ).

“Elder abuse is...

Rosen Announces HHS Grants Totaling Over $1 Million to University of Nevada Reno and University of Nevada Las Vegas for Geriatric Workforce Enhancement

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Special Committee on Aging, released the following statement applauding grants awarded by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to the University of Nevada Reno (UNR) and the University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV) for their geriatrics workforce enhancement programs.

“Part of my job as a Senator is to make life easier for the people of Nevada, including Nevada’s seniors,” said Senator Rosen. “I was...