The following principles guide AARP’s efforts to increase the accountability of government officials, promote access, and encourage civic engagement.
Policymakers on the federal, state, and local levels have important roles in designing livable communities where residents of all ages can participate fully.
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
Pursue multiple strategies—a variety of strategies are needed to assure financial security in retirement.
These principles reflect AARP's vision for reforming the financing and delivery of long-term services and supports (LTSS) to promote consumer independence, choice, dig