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Ernie Powell

Ernie Powell is Senior Advisor on Grassroots Organizing at Social Security Works. Ernie’s focus for over 40 years has been on public policy issues impacting older Americans. He is a nationally recognized expert on grassroots organizing and campaigns. He is 72 years old and resides in Los Angeles, CA.

Articles by this author

 

How Many More Seniors Will Die of Covid-19 in Los Angeles County?

This is the place for hopes and dreams, but we are failing some of our most vulnerable neighbors.

Ernie Powell ·


Biden Must Take on Big Pharma Over Cancer Drug That Costs $189,000 Per Year

The medication in question Xtandi—developed with taxpayer dollars and used to treat prostate cancer—costs up to five times more in the U.S. than in Japan, Canada, the U.K., or France.

Ambika Verma ·


I'm a Senior and I'm Voting No on the California Recall Election

Governor Newsom has paid attention to the needs of California's older citizens more than any Governor in my lifetime.

Ernie Powell ·

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