Older adults, like everyone, have the right to be treated with dignity and respect and to be free from discrimination.
Older adults are major contributors to the U.S. economy through consumer spending. This spending, however, must take place in a healthy marketplace.
Housing is central to community and individual well-being. The type and location of a home can affect almost every aspect of a person’s life.
Maintaining trust and confidence in the government requires strong democratic processes and government institutions.
Government budgets reflect the priorities of policymakers.
Taxes play an essential role in the functioning of modern society. Their primary goal is to fund government operations. But their role goes well beyond that.
Long-term services and supports (LTSS) encompass a broad range of assistance.