Older adults are major contributors to the U.S. economy through consumer spending. This spending, however, must take place in a healthy marketplace.
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.
Transportation is a vital link that connects people to their communities.
Government budgets reflect the priorities of policymakers.
Taxes play an essential role in the functioning of modern society. Their primary goal is to fund government operations. But their role goes well beyond that.