NAELA Public Policy Update - April 2012
Learn more on the latest public policy news in Elder and Special Needs Law.
President Obama's FY 2012 Budget Request - February 2011
Click here to read a summary and a chart of the health and aging funding proposals in President Obama's FY 2012 budget request. Both documents were developed by NAELA's Public Policy Advisor Brian Lindberg, Fay Gordon and Libby Stegger.
Full Fiscal Commission Report Analysis - December 2010
Click here to read a summary of the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform’s report, “The Moment of Truth,” prepared by NAELA Public Policy Consultant Brian Lindberg and Libby Stegger. On Friday, December 3, 2010, the Commission members voted on the report. 11 of the 18 members voted in favor of the recommendations, 3 votes shy of the 14 votes needed to send the recommendations to Congress.
Analysis of the 2010 Congressional Election - November 2010
Please click here to read an analysis conducted by NAELA Public Policy Consultant Brian Lindberg on the 2010 Congressional elections results.
Deficit Commission Report - November 2010
Please click here to ready analysis conducted by NAELA Public Policy Consultant Brian Linberg regarding the draft report recently released by the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform, the blue ribbon panel appointed by President Obama to analyze ways to reduce the nation's debt. The Commission is chaired by Erskine Bowles, former Chief of Staff to President Bill Clinton and Alan Simpson, former Republican senator from Wyoming.