Policymakers on the federal, state, and local levels have important roles in designing livable communities where residents of all ages can participate fully.
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.
Promote transparency—proper accountability and oversight of government spending requires a transparent budget process negotiated by elected off
The following principles guide AARP’s efforts to increase the accountability of government officials, promote access, and encourage civic engagement.