ISSUES

I will fight for an America committed to justice – economic, racial, social, health care, and environmental – for all of us.

  • Ensure all communities have access to the COVID-19 vaccines
  • Provide recurring federal relief for families and businesses that is fairly distributed to everyone
  • Raise the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour
  • Create nationwide PPE workplace safety standards
  • Continue the moratorium on evictions
  • A living wage that adjusts for inflation
  • Strengthen and expand unions
  • Equal pay for equal work
  • Support Small Business 
  • Expand workplace protections for the LGBTQIA+ community by passing the Equality Act
  • Make credit and banking services available to all communities
  • Dismantle and Expunge Predatory Lending
  • Make the ultra-wealthy and large corporations pay their fair share
  • Increased protections and employment opportunities for our disabled community
  • Campaign Finance Reform
  • Universal Basic Income
  • Include substantial investments in new affordable housing construction
  • Effectively address homelessness
  • Minimize gentrification and protect communities
  • Allow all communities the opportunity to build intergenerational wealth through homeownership
  • Clean water, clean food and clean air for all
  • Create millions of good paying jobs by re-inventing our energy and transportation systems through a Green New Deal
  • Strengthen national parks and natural lands
  • Provide everyone in America comprehensive health care coverage without premiums, deductibles, copays or surprise bills through a Medicare for All system
  • Prevent drug companies and insurers from gouging patients 
  • Invest in infrastructure so every community has real access to health care
  • Quantify and eliminate health care disparities
  • Increase federal and state funding for early childhood education and child care, public schools and educators, and community schools and afterschool programs
  • Invest in the right of teachers and their unions to collectively bargain for better wages, benefits and working conditions
  • Free public college and cancel student debt
  • Implement alternatives to incarceration where appropriate
  • End mandatory minimum sentencing and the death penalty
  • Legalize marijuana
  • Create national policing and use of force standards
  • Ensure law enforcement accountability
  • End for-profit prisons and immigration detention centers
  • Bail Reform
  • Identify Descendants of U.S. Chattel Slavery as a protected class.
  • Payment compensation in the form of paychecks to close the racial wealth gap.
  • Incorporate a collective of institutional policies to identify and eradicate the current system of systemic racism. 
 
 
  • $2,000 payments issued monthly to individuals who make less than $85,000 a year.