LCAO Calls for Reestablishment of House Select Committee on Aging

As first reported by West View Nursing & Rehabilitation Center’s blog article posted on Nov. 20, Rhode Island Congressman David  Cicilline is poised to begin his legislative push to reestablish the House Permanent Select Committee on Aging eliminated 26 years ago to reduce House operating costs.  While operating, from October 1974 to October 1992, the…

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Cicilline Looks to Reestablish the House Select Committee on Aging

  Rep. David Cicilline (D-RI)  is posed to reintroduce a House 160 resolution that he introduced on March 1, 2016, to reestablish the House Select Committee on Aging, hoping that the second time is the charm.  The resolution would bring back the House Permanent Select Committee on Aging, eliminated to reduce House operating over 26…

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Cicilline Pledges to Protect Social Security and Medicare

Just days ago, Democratic Policy and Communications Committee (DPCC) Co-Chair David N. Cicilline (RI-District 1) spoke with residents at Rumford Towers, where he released a 24-page report prepared by the House Democratic Caucus Seniors Task Force.  The new report, “The Republican Record on Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security:  Attacks on Benefits Seniors Have Earned and Deserve,”…

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Cicilline Celebrates Medicare’s Anniversary by Calling for Cutting Drug Costs

It was a celebration to recognize the 53rd Anniversary of President Lyndon Johnson signing the landmark Medicare legislation into law on July 30, 1965.  House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) joined Seniors Task Force co-chairs Congresswomen Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) and Doris Matsui (D-CA), Democratic Policy and Communications Committee co-chair Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI) and dozens…

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