Senior Watch August 29, 2011 

Roberta Downey, AARP Maine Executive Council member joined TV5’s Carolyn Callahan to talk about a rally to be held on Wednesday, August 31st. The rally will be held at Noon at the federal building regarding the fact that congress is considering harmful cuts to medicare and social security. Cuts could:• dramatically increase health care costs for seniors and future retirees.• threaten access to doctors, hospitals and nursing homes.• reduce benefit checks we rely on to pay basic bills.