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Trump, Biden Spar Over Health Care in Final Debate

President attacks the Affordable Care Act, while Biden supports addition of public option

AARP is fighting to protect Social Security and Medicare, lower Rx prices, and ensure you can vote safely. Click below to find virtual AARP events and activities near you and make your voice heard today.

Voter Resources

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Help Us Fight for Issues 50+ Voters Care About

Add your name to our 'I’m In' campaign

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How to Register and Vote in Your State

Many states are offering safer options

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Sign Up to Get Election Updates and Reminders

Receive all the information you need to vote

News & Analysis

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Where Trump, Biden Stand on Major Issues

Their views on Social Security, COVID-19 and more

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Women Voters 50 and Older Could Decide 2020 Election

COVID-19, retirement security are top concerns

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6 Steps to Ensure Your Mail-In Ballot Gets Counted in 2020

Pandemic makes voting alternatives more important

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Issues That Will Determine How 50+ Americans Vote

Economy, Medicare and Social Security are key topics

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AARP Battleground Polls: Presidential Race Tight

Absentee, early voting popular among the 50+

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Coronavirus, Social Security Cuts Top 50+ Voter Concerns

Americans united behind programs that protect them

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Native American Voters Face Challenges

Advocates try to increase turnout, overcome hurdles

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COVID-19 Threatens Voting in Nursing Homes

Pandemic is making it harder to cast ballots

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What Do You Know About Voting and the Election?

Take this quiz and test your knowledge

At the Polls

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Voters With Disabilities Challenged During COVID-19

Casting ballots at home, in person a difficult decision

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50+ Voters Step Up to Work at Polls Despite COVID-19

Election officials still need more people to help

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CDC Issues Safety Guidelines for Voters, Poll Workers

Preventive measures and voting options top the list

AARP on the Issues

Your Membership

It’s Time to Plan for How to Safely Cast Your Ballot

Consider voting from home or voting early


Debates Skirt Top Issues on Minds of Many Voters 50+

Social Security, Medicare remain key voting concerns


Voting Rules, Marijuana Are Among 2020 Ballot Measures

The pandemic has dampened activism on initiatives


What Impact Will the Election Have on Drug Prices?

Topic remains a major issue despite the coronavirus


2020 Election May Decide Future of Medicare

Growing federal deficit could force changes


What Will Happen to Medicaid After the Election?

Politicians across the country will affect the program


AARP Emphasizes Voter Safety as Election Day Nears

Efforts aimed at helping cast ballots safely


Make Your Voice Heard in Election 2020

Get you the information you need to vote safely


How Do I Register to Vote?

Each state has its own rules and deadlines for registering to vote. Here are the key things you need to know before Election Day.


Delegates Miss Hoopla as Conventions Go Virtual

Delegates from both parties share stories


Court Orders Minnesota to Ease Absentee Voting Rules

State will waive witness requirement


How You Can Be a Smart News Consumer This Election

Detect whether stories are deceptive or a hoax


Test Your Knowledge of the Electoral College

Are you a master of how a president is chosen?


How Will America's Many Crises Affect Your Vote in November?

Pandemic, economy, race likely to drive election outcomes


Will Older Voters Decide the 2020 Election?

November remains unpredictable with concerns over how Coronavirus will affect the voting process


AARP In Your State

Visit the AARP state page for information about events, news and resources near you.