Issues that Matter
Healthcare for All: Quality healthcare will be the right of all Mississippians not just a privileged few; the availability of preventive care is a cost-effective method that will not be compromised; no one’s healthcare will be denied or dropped because of preexisting issues; the cost of healthcare will not be a deterrent to quality care; Medicare and Medicaid will be protected.
Quality Education: Ensure our schools are adequately preparing our young people for a global and technologically advanced society.
Economic Stability: Ensure working Mississippians have ample opportunities to earn a livable wage; attract businesses, corporations, and industries that are good for Mississippians and our environment; social security will be protected; and retired state employees will maintain their cost of living pay.
Restore our Failing Infrastructure: Restore bridges, highways, and tributaries to meet safety standards. Implement state of the art technology as it relates to communication and transportation.
Criminal Justice Reform: Correct disparities within in our laws and courts (sentencing guidelines and bail). Ensure that our law enforcement officers are well trained, equipped, and paid to effectively serve and protect our communities. Establish and maintain a culture of rehabilitation among our correctional facilities.
Environmental Protection: Protect our natural resources, ensure high quality clean air and a contaminant free ground water system. Support and enhance environmental protection laws.