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The Inside Scoop – March 2, 2018

Mar 6, 2018

The Inside Scoop | March 2, 2018 from CPofMN on Vimeo. The 2018 Legislative Session began Tuesday, February 20th…which means, it’s time for The Inside Scoop! Toby Pearson, VP of…

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The Inside Scoop – February 21, 2018

Mar 6, 2018

The Inside Scoop | February 21, 2018 from CPofMN on Vimeo. The 2018 Legislative Session began Tuesday, February 20th…which means, it’s time for The Inside Scoop! Toby Pearson, VP of…

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Elder Abuse – Final Report

Feb 19, 2018

Addressing Elder Abuse in MN Long-Term Care Settings Final Report Governor Dayton asked AARP Minnesota to convene a Consumer Workgroup. Their task was to develop recommendations to improve the care…

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President Trump’s FY 2019 Budget Proposal Ignores Needs of Older Adults & Elder Justice

Feb 19, 2018

What’s missing in President Trump’s Fiscal Year 2019 Budget Proposal? $2 million for the Elder Justice Initiative Resources for the Long-term Care Ombudsman program The Social Services Block Grant ($1.7…

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Addressing Old Views on Aging

Feb 19, 2018

Now is the Time to Address Old Views on Aging Ageism persists in Minnesota. Emily Piper, the commissioner of Minnesota’s DHS and Kari Benson, executive director, Minnesota Board on Aging…

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Save the Date: Precinct Caucuses! Tuesday, February 6, 2018 7:00 PM

Jan 29, 2018

Precinct Caucuses are to be held on Tuesday, February 6, 2018, at 7:00 PM. What is a precinct caucus? Precinct caucuses are meetings run by Minnesota’s political parties. They are…

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Saint Paul Senior Workers join the Minnesota Leadership Council on Aging

Jan 29, 2018

The Saint Paul Senor Workers Association is proud to announce that it has been accepted for membership in the Minnesota Leadership Council on Aging.  The Minnesota Leadership Council on Aging…

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Federal Spotlight – Patient Choice and Quality Care Act of 2017

Sep 25, 2017

S 1334/HR 2797 The Patient Choice and Quality Care Act of 2017 attempts to ease the burden of planning for care in our fragmented health care system.  It will provide…

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Get Involved – Your Voice Matters

Mar 8, 2017

“I’m not one of those ‘political’ people, but I would like to know how to get my voice heard.  I don’t even know where to start.” If you have ever…

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