Our District leads the entire nation in number of uninsured.
With District average individual income of about $18,000 per year, healthcare is never “affordable".
As your U.S. House Representative, I will fight to ensure continued emergency care access and healthcare options for our lowest income citizens while protecting the free-market economy.
As a sovereign nation, we must take care of seniors who cannot help themselves. I support a Social Security type benefit for contributors and eligible participants.
As a former teacher, I am keenly aware of most needs to succeed of students and teachers. I support advanced training programs for all ages and early childhood education. I am dedicated to working to ensure that education standards and access are supported through federal legislation.
I will work to reform DACA and eliminate inhumane processing of illegal immigrants while providing for enforcement of immigration laws.
The global climate is changing. As a nation, we must do our part in the fight against global climate concerns with supportive legislation.
Perhaps the most important freedom of the American Society to individuals and their businesses, religious freedom, must be preserved including the right to pray at school.
I support the constitutional right to bear arms. I will introduce and support legislation that increases security for public schools in an effort to reduce gun violence.
As your U.S. House Representative, I will support investments to U.S. military and other security affiliates as required to keep America safe including food and health safety.
As your U.S. House Representative, I will invest whatever necessary to keep you safe on the roads, bridges, and technological networks.
U.S. JUSTICE SYSTEM
Breakdowns in the U.S. justice system are numerous creating inequality in the distribution of justice. As your U.S. House Representative, I will propose and/or endorse administrative support for innocence projects and decriminalization where inequitable criminal justice analysis exists.
60% of Americans earn less than $40,000 per year. In the District, the average individual income is around $18,000 per year.
Minority (ie. Hispanic, African American) households are earning over 41% LESS than White households. I will advocate for wealth distribution equality. I support a federal minimum wage increase although only a temporary solution and will advocate for sustainable job creation solutions.
America is in debt. I shall work to balance our budget.
Millions of homeless citizens of the United States live on the streets, in shelters, and in homes of another family.
I will work to introduce legislation that will help to eliminate street-dwelling homelessness in the United States.
As a REALTOR®, I am competent regarding our housing market.
The cost of housing in the District and U.S. continues to consume disproportionate percentages of household income and often result in homelessness for full-time workers.As your U.S. House Representative, I will address this crisis by introducing and supporting legislation that calibrates the economy resulting in lower housing cost options for Americans.