I emailed the website that published the story. Its a legitimate story. Here is the link: LINK
However, the story is from 2010. There is no date on the story. Here is the email they sent me: The hearing was either in November or December of 2010. I can try and get
the exact date for you if you would like.
Thanks for the inquiry and let me know if you need an exact date.
Supporter Relations Coordinator
National Seniors Council