Illinois Rates Above Missouri for Senior HealthA new study finds seniors living in Illinois are slightly better off health-wise than seniors in Missouri.
Tax Hike for Seniors, Disabled Renters AdvancesA panel has rejected a plan to take unused funds from various boards and commissions to save a tax break for seniors and disabled renters.
Missouri Tax Break for Seniors, Disabled Renters Could EndHouse members voted 85-72 Thursday in favor of axing the roughly $55-million-a-year tax break.
Seniors, Disabled Can Apply for Help with Heating BillsPriority enrollment in the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program begins Sept. 1 at the 35 local agencies that administer the state-federal program.
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High School Students May Soon Need Civics Test to GraduateThe test would posit the same 100 questions that are given to people trying to become U.S. citizens.
TIAM Sunday November 29thFree health evaluation for seniors, holiday decorating, two movie reviews and birthdays!
Expert: Falling is Number One Reason Seniors Sent to Nursing HomesMore than one in every three people age 65 or older will suffer a fall this year, with roughly 1.6 million ending up in the ER.
Mo. Budget Creates Choice Between Seniors, KidsThe nearly $25 billion operating budget being considered abolishes a tax break for low-income seniors and disabled residents who live in rental housing.
Opinion: Despite Obama Attacks Romney Will Win The Senior VoteObama has been moving the needle with seniors using distorted arguments about Social Security and Medicare. Fortunately for GOP presidential challenger Mitt Romney, seniors' top concern is the economy's struggles under Obama and seniors have overwhelming voted Republican in the last two presidential elections.
Opinion: Romney’s 47% Don't Pay Taxes Remark Is 100% ControversyRomney thought he was talking amongst his teammates in the locker room last May 17 only to find out that there was somebody on the other team hiding behind the lockers. Had he known a member of the other team was lurking back there, he would have chosen his words more carefully and had presented more carefully-chosen data than the data of which he swiftly generalized.
Opinion: Mitt Romney Disdains Half The Country He Wants To Be President OfThe idea that 47 percent of Americans don't have "personal responsibility" or "care for their lives" is shockingly arrogant, even by Mitt Romney's standards.