Disability News: Idaho Document List

This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World Idaho category.

Publication List:

Idaho Seniors Struggling With Utility Bills
40 percent of Idaho seniors struggling to pay bills as Idaho Public Utilities Commission considers utility rate hikes - Published: 2011-12-23
Idaho Utilities Bill Rates Rise
Idahoans may be in for utility bills rate shock in the coming year as most utility companies in the state are pressing for alarming increases to customers monthly bills - Published: 2011-08-18
Idaho's Efforts to Tackle Senior Hunger
6 million older Americans face the threat of hunger and are forced to skip meals or choose between paying for groceries or prescriptions - Published: 2011-08-09
Turning Down Fed. Health Care Dollars Could Cost Idahoans
Saying no to money that will better enable Idahoans to find affordable health insurance does not make any sense - Published: 2011-03-31
Idaho Bill Forces Dying Patients to Go Doctor Shopping
Idahoans and their families may soon have to go doctor shopping from their death beds - Published: 2011-03-31
Help For Idaho Women Struggling With Finances
Idaho women struggling with finances or stuck in low paying jobs and looking to get ahead may be able to get a helping hand from AARP scholarships - Published: 2011-03-04
Idaho Defeat of Health Care Nullification Bill
Senators on the State Affairs Committee took a stand and voted down a measure to nullify the federal health care law in Idaho - Published: 2011-02-25
Nullification of Health Care Law in Idaho
Some at the state house are again playing politics with health care in a manner even the Idaho State Attorney Generals office calls unconstitutional - Published: 2011-02-13
Don't Drive Idaho Docs Out of Medicare Says AARP
In the coming weeks doctors including Idaho practitioners across the nation face a 25% pay cut under Medicare - Published: 2010-11-27
Idaho's Senior Vote Will Likely Determine November Winners
Analysis of Idaho voters under and over the age of 50 in Idaho elections finds that if voting trends hold the group could account for over two-thirds of all voters - Published: 2010-10-22
Cuts to Social Security Considered: What's at Stake in Idaho
Congress considers making cuts to Social Security as part of an effort to balance the federal budget - Published: 2010-08-26
Can You Afford to Grow Old in Idaho
Idaho Department of Insurance compares prices for all Idaho nursing homes and assisted living facilities - Published: 2010-07-14
Doc Fix Bill Failure Means Trouble for Idaho
Older Idahoans on Medicare already have trouble finding doctors with one in five refusing to accept patients under the program - Published: 2010-06-23
$250 Checks Mailed for Senior Idaho Residents Struggling with Rx Costs
$250 checks are being mailed automatically to Idaho Medicare beneficiaries - Published: 2010-06-10
AARP Member Survey Finds Crisis of Confidence in Idaho Politics
Seniors have no confidence in Idaho state lawmakers to tackle the issues they care most about - Published: 2010-05-20
AARP Says Otter's Opt-Out A 'Cop Out' - Idaho Disability News
Gov's Foot Dragging Means Idaho Misses Chance to Manage High Risk Health Insurance Program for 34,000 Eligible State Residents - Published: 2010-05-11
The Most Powerful Vote in Idaho
This election year roughly 56% of all registered voters in Idaho will be 50 or over - Published: 2010-04-23