See how results from the 2023 Idaho legislative session will impact family caregivers and the aging population.
Throughout this past legislative session staff and volunteers worked diligently to advance legislation that would not only benefit those 50 and older but Idahoans of all ages. And while there are always winners and losers during the legislative session, there is no question Idaho’s older population benefited greatly.
Read the full AARP Idaho legislative wrap-up
What AARP members have to say about the issues of the day should, did and will continue to command the attention of the Idaho Legislature. This makes sense since the Idaho Department of Labor estimates 20% of the state’s population will be over the age of 65 by 2026. It’s also no secret that older Idahoans are the most powerful voting bloc in the state.
Whether it’s financial security, health care access and affordability or making Idaho communities more livable, we will continue to show up as a wise friend and fierce defender of Idahoans 50 and older.