AARP lauds GOP Rep. Michael Grimm for co-sponsoring bill for seniors
NEW YORK, N.Y. – Rep. Michael Grimm (R-Staten Island/Brooklyn) is getting kudos from AARP for signing on as a co-sponsor to the Older Americans Act Reauthorization. The act would extend for four years provisions of a 1965 law that helps pay for an array of senior services, including home-delivered meals, transportation, community-based long-term care, legal services, elder abuse and prevention services, preventive health services, nursing home ombudsmen, senior community service […]
Michael Grimm’s service to our nation began at the age of nineteen, when he left college after his freshman year and enlisted in the United States Marine Corps to serve the country that he loves and respects. After serving in the Persian Gulf War and being awarded a Combat Meritorious Promotion to Non-Commissioned Officer, Grimm returned as a combat veteran to an active reserve status and continued his education.