AARP – Maryland Medicare Discussion w/Senator Van Hollen – 11/29/17



Full Event

Highlight Clips

Senator Hollen explains why he opposes the privatization of the Veterans Administration.
Senator Hollen discusses his efforts to reduce the costs of prescription medication.
Senator Hollen shares reasons why he is fighting the tax bill.


AARP Maryland hosted this live event to discuss the health care concerns of Marylanders aged 50+ and their families. AARP Maryland State Director Hank Greenberg hosted this event along with United States Senator Van Hollen, who represents the state of Maryland. Senator Greenberg highlighted challenges that need to be addressed, such as strengthening Medicare and Medicaid and lowering prescription drug costs. Other topics of discussion included the importance of defeating efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act, how the new tax reform bill will negatively impact seniors in Maryland, and how the Republican Budget will increase the national debt.