Election 2016: Where the Candidates Stand on Aging Issues

There are only four weeks left until America chooses its next president—Democrat Hillary Clinton or Republican Donald Trump. Where do the two major party candidates stand on issues of concern to older adults and the aging network? We did the research for you.

Campaign Statements

Each candidate has posted some information on their campaign website relevant to benefits and programs for older adults.

Media Analysis

Several media outlets have published articles comparing the candidates’ positions on aging issues.

Organization Analysis

Here is what some national organizations are saying about the candidates.

NCOA Resources

Your voice and your vote are critical in this election. Here are some tips and information on how you can get involved as an advocate for older adults: