5-25-11: 43 Senators Support TAA and HCTC

More very positive support for TAA and our efforts to have our Health Coverage Tax Credit (HCTC) restored at the 80% subsidy level and to include support for the Qualified Family Members (QFM).  43 Democratic Senators have just sent a letter to President Obama in support of our interests.  Please click here for the letter and take note as to whether your respective Democratic Senator has signed the letter.  If so, we strongly encourage you to call or email their offices and thank them for their vital support of our HCTC issues.  If not, then please ask them what they plan to do to support the HCTC and QFM issues.  We are making progress.  Again, all your proactive efforts do make a difference.  Our thanks to all these Senators who signed their support for this important benefit.

Click here for the letter from 43 Senators

5-22-11: Progress continues in our efforts to have HCTC restored

Progress continues in our efforts to have our Health Coverage Tax Credit (HCTC) restored at the 80% subsidy level and to include support for the Qualified Family Members (QFM). Some 162 members of Congress have just sent a letter to President Obama in support of our interests. Please click here for the letter and take note as to whether your respective representative has signed the letter. If so, we strongly encourage DSRA members to call or email their offices and thank them for their vital support of our HCTC issues. If not, please call and ask them why not! We are making progress. The proactive efforts of DSRA members do make a difference. Our thanks to those Congressmen who signed their support for this important issue.

Click here for the letter from 162 members of Congress

5-22-11: Positive Meeting with Congressman Dave Camp (MI)

Some 85 DSRA members recently had the fortunate opportunity to meet for an hour with Congressman Dave Camp in Saginaw, MI. Congressman Camp is also the Chairman of the Congressional House Ways and Means Committee. All DSRA members will receive a report of the meeting by Ken Hollis, DSRA point of contact for Michigan, the meeting was exceptionally productive. Congressman Camp strongly supports our interests and efforts. DSRA Members, please keep up your own contacts with your personal representatives. We are making a difference. Congressman Camp, thank you for your support.

5-18-11: Senator Stabenow Audio Message Supporting Delphi Retirees

Michigan U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow has committed to finding a long-term solution to the HCTC issue, as well as asking the PBGC to be accountable to Delphi Salaried retirees concerning their sale of their stake in the new Delphi.  She expressed her strong opinions in this audio just recorded for the DSRA.

Click here for Senator Stabenow’s message.  Thank you Senator Stabenow.