Consumer spending is responsible for more than two-thirds of U.S. economic output.
Access to affordable and reliable telecommunications, energy, and water services is crucial to health and economic well-being.
Older adults are major contributors to the U.S. economy through consumer spending. This spending, however, must take place in a healthy marketplace.
Maintaining trust and confidence in the government requires strong democratic processes and government institutions.
Government budgets reflect the priorities of policymakers.
Long-term services and supports (LTSS) encompass a broad range of assistance.