AARP Reacts to Super Committee’s Announcement

Washington, DC–(ENEWSPF)–November 21, 2011.  AARP Executive Vice President Nancy LeaMond offered the following statement in reaction to today’s announcement by the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction (‘super committee’):

“AARP and our members recognize the urgent need and the daunting task in putting our nation’s finances on a more secure path. We regret that the Joint Committee was unable to achieve a solution. AARP will continue to fight for a balanced approach to solving our nation’s deficit – an approach that protects the vulnerable, promotes growth in the American economy, and improves the health and economic security of current and future generations. AARP will continue to be a strong voice for older Americans in this critically important debate.”