Older adults are major contributors to the U.S. economy through consumer spending. It is important that this spending take place in a safe and fair marketplace.
Millions of people are living longer in 21st-century America.
Government budgets reflect the priorities of policymakers. They specify what programs and activities the government will support and how to raise the money needed to fund them.
One of the more significant labor-force developments of the past quarter century has been the rising participation rate of older Americans.