"'Honor thy mother and father' is not only an excellent commandment to live by, it's good public policy to govern by." -U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski (D-Md.)

As a member of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP), Senator Mikulski is fighting to make sure Maryland's seniors receive the respect and care they deserve.  Her priorities include:  

·         Ensuring the solvency of Social Security and Medicare  
·         Safeguarding retirement benefits
·         Protecting seniors from scams and schemers
·         Fighting against proposals to dismantle Medicaid and Medicare 

For more information about how Senator Mikulski is fighting for seniors, please see the Fighting for Seniors Fact Sheet.