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Consumers Union letter in support of the Elder Abuse Protection and Prosecution Act

Consumers Union letter in support of the bill S. 3270, the Elder Abuse Protection and Prosecution Act.  This legislation takes important concrete steps to address a significant problem in our society, the vulnerability of elderly Americans to abuse and neglect.