Policymakers on the federal, state, and local levels have important roles in designing livable communities where residents of all ages can participate fully.
These principles provide a flexible framework that applies to all consumer products and services:
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.