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Advocacy and Public Policy News

Advocacy and Public Policy News

Decrease in Corporate Tax Rate Means More Expensive Bank Debt

Members with commercial bank debt should check the terms of their borrowings.

February 7, 2018

Advocacy and Public Policy News

State Budget Priorities Require Attention for Elderly and the Disabled

LeadingAge New York is among the members of a coalition that is seeking to stem proposed cuts in services and supports for seniors of more than $407 million.

February 6, 2018

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LeadingAge NY and Corning Place Communications’ Final Social Media Webinar to Be Held Tomorrow

“Ask the Pros: An Open Q & A Session,” the final installment of our free four-part webinar series, will be held tomorrow, Wed., Jan. 31st, from 12 to 12:30 pm. Please come prepared with questions!

January 30, 2018

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LeadingAge NY Issues Detailed Summary of Executive Budget

SFY 2018-19 proposed budget includes several provisions affecting LeadingAge NY members.

January 23, 2018

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Register for Tomorrow’s Free Webinar on Maximizing Your Social Media Advocacy Efforts

“Turbocharging Your Advocacy Efforts: Leveraging Social Media to Engage with Elected Officials,” the third webinar in LeadingAge NY and Corning Place Communications’ four-part series, will be held tomorrow, Wed., Jan. 24th, from 12 to 12:30 pm.

January 23, 2018

Advocacy and Public Policy News

LeadingAge NY and Corning Place Communications to Present Second Free Social Media Webinar Tomorrow

"Putting Your New Tools to Work: Tips on Building, Engaging, and Empowering Your Community of Followers," the second installment of our four-part webinar series, will be held tomorrow, Wed., Jan. 17th, from 12 to 12:30 pm.

January 16, 2018

Advocacy and Public Policy News

LeadingAge National Provides Update on Several Federal Issues

Update includes the latest on senior housing funding for FY 2018, nursing home Requirements of Participation, HCBS legislation, and more.

January 9, 2018

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Join LeadingAge NY and Corning Place Communications for Free Social Media Webinar Tomorrow!

"Adding New Tools to Your Advocacy & Marketing Toolbox: An Introduction to Twitter and Facebook" will be the first in a series of four free webinars and take place tomorrow, Wed., Jan. 10th, from 12 to 12:30 pm.

January 9, 2018

Advocacy and Public Policy News

Statement from James W. Clyne, Jr. in Support of Key Cuomo Agenda Items Targeting New York’s Seniors

In today’s message to the Legislature, Governor Andrew Cuomo identified several key initiatives that will provide benefits to New York’s senior population.

January 3, 2018

Advocacy and Public Policy News

New York’s Forgotten Seniors: Minimum Wage Increases Drive up Facility Costs While Inadequate SSI Reimbursement Rates Frozen for Tenth Year

As Governor Cuomo trumpets a New Year’s increase in the state’s minimum wage, nearly 12,000 low-income New Yorkers relying on assisted living and adult care facility (ACF) services continue to face risk of their safety or unnecessary placement into a nursing home due to inadequate reimbursement, according to LeadingAge New York and the Empire State Association of Assisted Living (ESAAL).

January 3, 2018
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