On December 18, Freeholder Director Ronald G. Rios and Freeholder Blanquita B. Valenti joined Congressman Frank Pallone to discuss the impact the new tax bill will have on the senior community.

Participants in the discussion included representatives from the Middlesex County Office of Aging and Disabled Services; the Office of Aging and Disabled Services Advisory Council; local municipal senior centers; and New Jersey Citizen Action.

The group discussed the bill’s effect on different programs impacting seniors such as Medicare, Social Security and Medicaid.