"When you can keep 20 cents on the dollar in profit, and don't deliver healthcare for it, that truly is blood money."
"We urge Congress to act quickly to mitigate the devastating Medicare hikes headed for millions of Americans who can't afford them."
"As a result of the disastrous decision in the Citizens United case, the American political system has become totally corrupted."
The slogan of the day was "Medicare: As American as Apple Pie."
"Because of Medicare, our seniors have access to health care, they're living longer lives, decent lives. That's something worth fighting for!"
Happy birthday, Medicare! Celebrations are occurring all over the country.
Unions also want to use the rallies to again push for "Medicare for all," namely government-run single-payer national health insurance.
New Hampshire senior citizens, their families, and neighbors should do their homework and vote in self-defense on November 4.
"The tea party Republicans divide the country: Scaring people is not standing up for people."
Themed "Building Retiree Power," the ARA convention focused on income inequality and preserving Americans' right to a secure retirement.