Politics & Policy

    Where They Stand

    We invited both candidates to weigh in on Social Security, Medicare and more

    Help Social Security Be Part of the Next Debate

    Use social media like Twitter, Facebook or Thunderclap to get the topic trending

    How Social Security helps Janet Boes

    Janet Boes' retirement benefits through Social Security cover her monthly expenses

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    Today's Hot Deals

    Election 2016

    The Campaign Issue You Won't Hear About

    Why the candidates' ages are not a factor in the 2016 presidential election

    Guide to Voting in the 2016 Election

    Here's a quick voting help guide to motivate citizens to go to the polls in November and Take a Stand

    Video: Social Security Q & A

    Alfred Padilla, a National Public Affairs Specialist for the Social Security Administration answers key questions from AARP members

    Medicare & Social Security

    The Candidates Didn't Really Cover Social Security

    They dropped the ball and voters were the losers


    What's the Chained CPI?

    Bottom line: Cost-of-living adjustments would be lower with the chained CPI than with the plain old CPI

    Got Social Security Questions?

    AARP's Social Security Q&A tool has the answers

    Got Medicare Questions?

    AARP's Medicare Q&A tool has the answers

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