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Thursday, March 5, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Comments by LeadingAge Texas on Proposed Rule CMS-2393-P – MFAR »
January 27, 2020 Centers for Medicare & Medicare Services Department of Health and Human Services Attn: CMS-239...
Thursday, October 17, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Letter in Opposition to Consumer Alert Icon »
Dear Administrator Verma: LeadingAge Texas urges CMS not to implement the Consumer Alert icon that was announced on...
Thursday, May 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
2019 Legislative Summary »
Monday marked the end of the 86th Session. Over 7,000 bills were filed but just over 1,000 have been sent to the Governor....
Thursday, May 9, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
LeadingAge Texas Legislative Update: The Clock is Ticking »
Lawmakers have 18 days left to pass legislation this session. Legislators and advocates are working overtime in attempt to...
Friday, April 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
State Legislative Update: Bills on the Move »
While the Texas Legislature continues to focus on solutions to improve school finance and property tax relief several of o...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nurses Could Benefit from Student Loan Assistance Bill in Texas Legislature »
Pursuing a nursing degree in Texas may become less expensive, if a bill introduced in the 86th Texas Legislature passes. S...
Thursday, March 7, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
LeadingAge Texas Applauds Focus on Aging Services during the 86th Session »
LEGISLATIVE PRIORITIES Representative Stephanie Klick files HB 3111 to create a student loan program for APRNs, RNs...
Thursday, February 28, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
The 86th Legislature: February in Review »
The 86th Texas Legislature is in full-swing as committees begin to meet regularly to consider bills. Next Friday, March 8t...
Thursday, January 31, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
The 86th Legislature: January in Review »
The 86th Texas Legislature is closing out week four. Committee appointments have been made in both the House and Senate wi...
Wednesday, February 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
News: Non-Profit Texas SNFs Forced to Close Amid Low Medicaid Rates »
By Maggie Flynn | February 4, 2018 Morningside Ministries , a not-for-profit organization in San Antonio, Texas, th...
Thursday, August 4, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Call to Action from LeadingAge: Urge Senators To Pass Housing Modernization Bill »
—TAKE ACTION— LeadingAge needs your help to expand and preserve affordable housing for low-income seniors!...
Thursday, April 2, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Session Updates: Read Alyse's Recent Blog Posts! »
Members,   click here   to read my recent blog posts ! Stay tuned...I'll be continually updating the  ...
Thursday, February 26, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Session Update: LeadingAge Texas Provides Testimony »
Members, click here to read my recent blog post , "Session Update: LeadingAge Texas Provides Testimony." I'll be contin...
Thursday, January 22, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Eyes are on New Leaders as Texas Legislature Begins Session »
Members,   click here   to read David Thomason's article highlighting the 2014 midterm elections. Exce...
Thursday, January 15, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Let The Games Begin »
Members, click here to read my recent blog post , "Let The Games Begin." I'll be continually updating the Legislative...
Tuesday, December 30, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
2015 Legislative Priorities Posted »
Click here to view our 2015 Legislative Priorities! Stay tuned for more.
Friday, November 7, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Texas Republicans Shut out Democrats and Extend Statewide Winning Streak to 20 Years »
Members, click here to read David Thomason's article highlighting the 2014 midterm elections. Excerpt: Since 190...