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Contact Information

Rockland:
The Rockland group meets on the 3rd Friday of every month at 1:30pm at Rockland Community College (Spring Valley, NY). 

Sullivan:
The Sullivan group meets on the last Friday of every month at 10AM at the Sullivan County Office Building (Monticello, NY)

Senior Legislative Action Committee of Sullivan County
Priscilla Bassett, priscillatbassett@gmail.com
ph: 845-985-7901

Ulster:
The Ulster Chapter will meet quarterly.

Claire O’Brien, 
Ulster County Chapter President
800-333-4374    ucswpres@gmail.com

Congressman Faso at the May 8, 2017 Ulster County Forum “Today I spoke to a gathering of constituents at the NY Statewide Senior Action Council’s spring meeting. In addition to an audience Q&A, we discussed policy matters ranging from the federal budget process to protecting the future solvency of Medicare and Social Security. Thank you to all of the attendees for their thoughtful questions and civic engagement.”

 

 

 

 

Senior Legislative Action Committee (SLAC) meeting, Sullivan County

 

 

Upcoming Events:  The Rockland group meets on the 3rd Friday of every month at 1:30pm at Rockland Community College (Spring Valley, NY). Please see calendar for changes related to holiday weeks.  )The Sullivan group meets on the last Friday of every month at 10AM at the Sullivan County Office Building (Monticello, NY

  • Sep 29, 2017, 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM - Ulster County Chapter Meeting
    Kingston
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    StateWide hosted an Ulster County meeting with Congressman Faso (R-19) on May 8, 2017 where audience members had the opportunity to ask questions on the repeal and replacement of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Obamacare), Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid and budget issues impacting older residents.  Ulster County membership is growing and there are plans to begin a new Chapter of StateWide in Ulster.
    Congressman Faso shared a GAO report on the Nation’s Fiscal Health.  You can read the report here

    Click here to See the video

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u3C1LgKwT_g

     

    The Senior Legislative Action Committee (SLAC) urged the Sullivan County Legislature to support the passage of New York Health, legislation to create a single payor health insurance system in NYS.  The resolution has been adopted.

    The Senior Legislative Action Committee (SLAC) has urged the Sullivan County Legislature to address the need to continue the state “Millionaire’s Tax.”  In response, the Legislature communicated to Governor Andrew Cuomo their support for continuing the tax. Click here to see the letter Sullivan County letter to Governor Cuomo

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     President, Ulster County Chapter:  Claire O’Brien  ucswpres@gmail.com