Originally published on American Society on Aging:
As we approach the 2020 elections, ASA will be shining a brighter light on advocacy for the older adults that we serve. Advocacy for older adults is one four pillars of the new Strategic Plan adopted by the ASA Board on Sunday, April 14. The time is now! In 2019, one out of every five Members of Congress are new to Washington, DC. They want to represent you–their constituents–but might not have as much information as they need to represent you well.