Ron Kind

House committee passes bill repealing CLASS Act

As expected, the House Ways and Means Committee passed a bill on Wednesday repealing the CLASS Act.

Senate Aging Committee Chair Herb Kohl announces his retirement

Sen. Herb Kohl (D-WI), chairman of the Senate Special Committee on Aging for the last four years, announced his retirement Friday.

Obama: Healthcare bill would help seniors on Medicare

The healthcare reform package, if passed, will add almost a decade of solvency to the Medicare program, President Obama told seniors Monday during a stop in Ohio.