These principles guide AARP’s policies on personal and legal rights and protections in the legal system.
Policymakers on the federal, state, and local levels have important roles in designing livable communities where residents of all ages can participate fully.
Promote transparency—proper accountability and oversight of government spending requires a transparent budget process negotiated by elected off
Raise adequate revenue—the tax system must produce enough revenue to pay for important national, state, and local priorities.
Protect people from discrimination—freedom from discrimination is a fundamental right.
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