The following principles guide AARP’s efforts to increase the accountability of government officials, promote access, and encourage civic engagement.
People of all ages, ability levels, and incomes need a variety of safe, affordable, and convenient transportation options in their communities.
Promote transparency—proper accountability and oversight of government spending requires a transparent budget process negotiated by elected off
Raise adequate revenue—the tax system must produce enough revenue to pay for important national, state, and local priorities.
Pursue multiple strategies—a variety of strategies are needed to assure financial security in retirement.
Protect people from discrimination—freedom from discrimination is a fundamental right.
The following principles guide AARP’s efforts to promote and sustain individual and population health and improve the health care system by ensuring access