Casey Young has notable professional experience on budget & appropriations, civil rights & civil liberties, transportation, torts, and telecommunications issues. Casey previously worked full-time for AARP.

Practice Areas

Areas of Experience

AARP
Duration : 1.2 years (2009 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $1,416,667.00 (monthly) - $45,000,000.00 (total)
- H.R.1388/S.277 Edward M. Kennedy Service America Act-Implementation and funding discussion on law that will strengthen and expand civic engagement and volunteer opportunities to address pressing national, state and local needs, enhance service opportunities for persons age 50+ so that they can apply a lifetime of acquired skills; and improve the capacity of non-profit, service and philanthropic organizations to recruit, manage and apply volunteer skills to identified service needs. H.R.2847 S...
AARP
Duration : 1.2 years (2009 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $1,416,667.00 (monthly) - $45,000,000.00 (total)
- H.R.1604 Universal Right to Vote by Mail Act; H.R.2510 Absentee Ballot Track, Receive, and Confirm Act; H.R.2393 Military Voting Protection Act; H.R. 1739 Overseas Voting Practical Amendments Act - Discussed proposed legislation addressing voting rights and access. Discussed age discrimination and workforce protections (no bill). H.R. 2006/S.795 Elder Justice Act - Lobbied for coordination of state and federal resources to combat elder abuse and exploitation and on implementation of some of ...
AARP
Duration : 1.2 years (2009 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $1,416,667.00 (monthly) - $45,000,000.00 (total)
- Surface Transportation Authorization Act of 2009 - Discussion of House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee legislation to provide a five-year reauthorization of the expiring SAFTEA-LU legislation. AARP interests include increasing funding for public transit and special needs para-transit services, promotion of older driver and pedestrian safety, expanding adoption of planning and design features to better accommodate all roadway users and strengthening connections between transportati...
AARP
Duration : 1.2 years (2009 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $1,416,667.00 (monthly) - $45,000,000.00 (total)
- S.540/H.R.1346, Medical Device Safety Act - Discussed legislation would make clear congressional intent that state tort claims are not preempted by the FFDCA. Medical malpractice in health reform. (no bill) H.R. 1237 Fairness in Nursing Home Arbitration Act - Discussed legislation, (including mark up) to prevent pre-dispute arbitration agreements in long term care activity contacts.
AARP
Duration : 1.2 years (2009 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $1,416,667.00 (monthly) - $45,000,000.00 (total)
- H.R. 2847 Commerce, Justice, Science Appropriations bill for FY 2010 - Lobbied in support of funding for various agencies within bill's jurisciction, including the Legal Services Corporation, Census Bureau, and the National Telecommunications and Information Administration. Discussed with officials of the FCC agency actions or proposals relating to wireless telephone service, smart grid development and national broadband plan affordability (no bill).

TAX

AARP
Duration : 1.2 years (2009 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $1,416,667.00 (monthly) - $45,000,000.00 (total)
- Lobbied for introduction of legislation that would end the age cap in the earned income tax credit. (no bill) Discussed Auto-IRA, a bill that would require an automatic workplace retirement savings plan for an estimated 50 million employees; legislation that would end the age cap in the earned income tax credit; legislation that would expand the savers credit so that more modest income individuals can benefit from it; and on the inappropriate application of withholding table s that implement ...
AARP
Duration : 1.2 years (2009 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $1,416,667.00 (monthly) - $45,000,000.00 (total)
- H.R.1159, To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide special rules for investments lost in a fraudulent Ponzi-type scheme-Contacted Congressman's Meek's office to explore support of a bill that offers some relief to victims of Ponzi schemes. Lobbied for reintroduction of auto-IRA, a bill that would require an automatic workplace retirement savings plan for an estimated 50 million employees (no bill). Lobbied for introduction of legislation that would expand the savers credit so th...
AARP
Duration : 1.2 years (2009 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $1,416,667.00 (monthly) - $45,000,000.00 (total)
- S.525/H.R.1298/S.1232, Pharmaceutical Market Access and Drug Safety Act of 2009 - Discussed legislation which would create a system of safe importation of prescription drugs from abroad. S.726/H.R.1427, Promoting Innovation and Access to Life-Saving Medicine Act - Discussed legislation which would create a pathway for the approval of safe, effective biosimilar and generic biologic drugs. H.R.1706, Protecting Consumer Access to Generic Drugs Act of 2009 - Discussed legislation that would prohi...
AARP
Duration : 1.2 years (2009 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $1,416,667.00 (monthly) - $45,000,000.00 (total)
- S.330/H.R.684, Medicare Prescription Drug Savings and Choice Act of 2009 - Discussed legislation which would create a government-operated Medicare prescription drug plan. Provided information on the need for nursing education capacity and the retention of newer and older nurses in the workplace (no bill). S.683/H.R.1670, Community Choice Act - Supported Community First Choice Option version of this legislation in health care reform. S.245/H.R. 468/S.434/H.R.2688, Retooling the Health Care Wor...
AARP
Duration : 1.2 years (2009 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $1,416,667.00 (monthly) - $45,000,000.00 (total)
- Discussed AARP criteria for a federal role in the regulation of insurance.(no bill) H.R. 3200 America's Affordable Health Choices Act/S. 1679, Americas Health Choices Act, America's Healthy Future Act (no Senate bill) - Discussed need for affordable quality healthcare, delivery system reform, ending age discrimination in the health ending rating by health condition or any proxy, insurance industry, closing the doughnut hole, creating a pathway for generic biologics, allowing and funding state...
AARP
Duration : 1.2 years (2009 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $1,416,667.00 (monthly) - $45,000,000.00 (total)
- S.61, Helping Families Save Their Homes in Bankruptcy Act of 2009, S.896, Helping Families Save Their Homes Act of 2009 - Discussed legislation to amend the Bankruptcy Code to permit changes in the terms of mortgages for a debtor's primary residence in Chapter 13 proceedings. H.R. 1728 Mortgage Reform and Anti-Predatory Lending Act - Discussed proposed Duty of Care standards for mortgage originators, the adequacy of proposed enforcement and the need for, and applicability of such standards fo...
AARP
Duration : 1.2 years (2009 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $1,416,667.00 (monthly) - $45,000,000.00 (total)
- H.R.1256, Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act - Supported prescription drug reimportation amendment. Provided information on the need for nursing education capacity and the retention of newer and older nurses in the workplace (no bill). Discussed the need for bipartisan action on health care reform legislation, such as affordable and accessible quality healthcare with a focus on the 50-64 year old population. (no bill) Discussed healthcare reform and issues around the public pl...
AARP
Duration : 1.2 years (2009 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $1,416,667.00 (monthly) - $45,000,000.00 (total)
- Discussed AARP's 2010 Advocacy Agenda with members of Congress and their staff. (No bill) H.R.946/S.574 Plain Language Act - Discussed using plain language in financial disclosure. H.R.2920 Statutory Pay-As-You-Go Act - Discussed potential impact of legislation on important programs affecting the elderly. Discussed proposal to create a House Special Committee on Aging to mirror the Senate Special Committee on Aging (no bill number). H.J. Res.45, Statutory Debt Limit - Lobbied to defeat the Co...
AARP
Duration : 1.2 years (2009 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $1,416,667.00 (monthly) - $45,000,000.00 (total)
- H.R. 946, the Plain Language Act of 2009-Lobbied for the use of plain language in communications between the federal government and the public. Discussed suitability of sale of annuities (no bill). H.R. 1705/S. 566, the Financial Product Safety Commission of Act of 2009 - Lobbied for support for the bills. Discussed financial regulatory reforms, including consumer and investor protections, a potential systemic risk regulator, and consolidation of agencies (no bill). H.R. 3126, the Consumer ...
AARP
Duration : 1.2 years (2009 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $1,416,667.00 (monthly) - $45,000,000.00 (total)
- HR 2454, American Clean Energy and Security Act - Discussion of AARP's concern that any approach creating a national cap and trade program for carbon emission reduction include provisions assuring that revenues from sales of emission allowances be used to mitigate cost increases for electricity ratepayers generally and provide additional assistance to low-income and fixed-income households to help defray higher utilities costs. Discussion of possible introduction as separate legislation an ex...
AARP
Duration : 1.2 years (2009 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $1,416,667.00 (monthly) - $45,000,000.00 (total)
- S.906/H.R. 3551, Senior Investment Protection Act - Lobbied to reduce fraudulent marketing materials of financial products. H.R. 4173, the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2009 - Lobbied in favor of financial regulatory reforms, including consumer and investor protections, a potential systemic risk regulator, and consolidation of agencies.
AARP
Duration : 1.2 years (2009 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $1,416,667.00 (monthly) - $45,000,000.00 (total)
- H.R. 2909/1625, Measuring American Poverty Act - Lobbied to create modern measures of poverty accurately. Labor, HHS, Education and Related Agencies Appropriations Act FY 2011 - Lobbied for nutrition, energy assistance and other low-income aid. (no bill) H.R. 4213 Jobs Bill/Tax Extenders Amendment - Lobbied to remove pay-for provision using SNAP benefits after 2014.
AARP
Duration : 1.2 years (2009 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $1,416,667.00 (monthly) - $45,000,000.00 (total)
- H.R. 4213 American Workers, State, and Business Relief Act of 2010 - Lobbied in support of extending UI benefits.
AARP
Duration : 1.2 years (2009 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $1,416,667.00 (monthly) - $45,000,000.00 (total)
- H. R. 1329/S. 575 Clean, Low-Emission, Affordable, New Transportation Efficiency Act (Clean Tea) - Discussed legislation that would require states and regional and local governments with a population over 200,000 to establish a goal of reducing emissions from the transportation sector and develop a transportation greenhouse gas reduction plan and includes funds to implement such plans.

Top Expertise

  • BUDGET & APPROPRIATIONS
  • CIVIL RIGHTS & CIVIL LIBERTIES
  • TRANSPORTATION
  • TORTS
  • TELECOMMUNICATIONS

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Past

  • AARP