60 Plus Association

Mission

"The 60 Plus Association is a non-partisan seniors advocacy group with a free enterprise, less government, less taxes approach to seniors issues. 60 Plus has set ending the federal estate tax and saving Social Security for the young as its top priorities. 60 Plus is often viewed as the conservative alternative to the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP).'" (http://www.60plus.org/about/)

Issue areas: Senior Citizens | Social Security and Medicare
2012 Influence Indicators:
2006 News Frequency: Below 60th percentile

Concord Coalition

Mission

"The Concord Coalition is a nonprofit, grassroots organization advocating fiscal responsibility while ensuring Social Security, Medicare, and Medicade are secure for all generations." (http://www.concordcoalition.org)

Issue areas: Social Security and Medicare
2012 Influence Indicators:
2006 News Frequency: Top 60th percentile

Generations United

Mission

"Our mission: To improve the lives of children, youth, and older people through intergenerational collaboration, public policies, and programs." (http://www.gu.org/about.htm)

Issue areas: Social Security and Medicare | 2006 News Frequency: Below 60th percentile

National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare

Mission

"The National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare was founded in 1982 to serve as an advocate for the landmark federal programs of Social Security and Medicare and for all Americans who seek a healthy, productive and secure retirement." (http://www.ncpssm.org/message/)

Issue areas: Social Security and Medicare
2012 Influence Indicators:
2006 News Frequency: Top 60th percentile

Third Millennium

Mission

"Third Millennium is a national, non-partisan, non-profit organization launched by young adults to offer solutions to long-term problems facing the United States. Our goal is to promote sustainable reform of Social Security and Medicare by informing and mobilizing the nation's opinion leaders." (http://www.thirdmil.org/about/mission.html)

Issue areas: Social Security and Medicare | 2006 News Frequency: Below 60th percentile