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.
Protect people from discrimination—freedom from discrimination is a fundamental right.