Town Hall – Fighting for New Yorkers 50+ in 2021



Full Event

Highlight Clips

Kristen McManus discusses how new government programs are paid for.
Bill Farris answers a question about why accessible broadband is a priority for AARP.
Bill Farris answers a question about cuts to the Elderly Pharmaceutical Insurance Coverage (EPIC) Program.


AARP New York hosted this Access Live event to discuss upcoming legislative priorities in 2021 aimed to support the 50+. This event featured AARP New York’s: Legislative Director, Bill Farris; Associate State Director, Kristen McManus; and Associate State Director of Advocacy, Joe Stelling. Together they discussed important issues that matter to AARP members including access to broadband internet, support for family caregivers, affordable housing and utilities, and combating the high cost of prescription drugs.