Medicare Reform: The Seniors’ Perspective

Mon May 27, 2013 6:15am EDT

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Medicare Reform: The Seniors’ Perspective

Learn where the nation’s leading aging organizations stand on Medicare reform proposals, including:

  • What are the pitfalls of raising the Medicare eligibility age?
  • What perspective do seniors bring on Medicare physician payments?
  • How will “premium supports” affect the average senior?
  • What principles guide the largest senior organizations around Medicare?


Tuesday, May 28 at 3:30 p.m.

2103 Rayburn House Office Building

Thursday, May 30 at 10:30 a.m.

G-11 Dirksen Senate Office Building


Members of the Leadership Council of Aging Organizations


Howard Bedlin: Vice President, Public Policy & Advocacy, National Council on Aging

Eva Dominguez: Legislative Representative, Alliance for Retired Americans

Stacy Sanders: Federal Policy Director, Medicare Rights Center

Andrew Scholnick: Senior Legislative Representative, AARP

Diane Lifsy: Senior Legislative Representative, National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare

David Lipschutz: Policy Attorney, Center for Medicare Advocacy


About LCAO

The Leadership Council of Aging Organizations (LCAO) is a coalition of 68 prominent national aging advocacy organizations that represent millions of older Americans. Together, we work to preserve and strengthen the well-being of America’s older population and are committed to representing their interests in the policy-making arena.

Leadership Council of Aging Organizations (LCAO)
Paul DelPonte, 202-609-6930