Education Excellence:

  • Advocate for fully-funded public schools.
  • Improve support for diverse learners.
  • Ensure a full cadre of support staff, including counselors, psychologists, social workers, and nurses.
  • Promote low to no-cost post-secondary options, leveraging community colleges' early college programs and state universities.
  • Champion skilled trades training programs for diverse career paths.

Standing up for Women:

  • Will vote to protect a woman’s right to choose in Illinois, no matter what the Supreme Court or extreme politicians in Washington do. 
  • Support enacting the Equal Rights Amendment.

Economic Development:

  • Focus on job creation within our district.
  • Support local businesses to stimulate economic growth.
  • Attract investments to foster prosperity and sustainable development.

Healthcare Access:

  • Improve the availability of quality healthcare services for all, including mental health.
  • Fight to reduce prescription drug costs.
  • Address disparities in medical education, and healthcare access. 
  • Ensure universal access to comprehensive healthcare for all community members.

Supporting Workers and their Families:

  • Be a vocal advocate for workers' rights to organize and bargain for fair wages, working conditions, and job security.
  • Advocate for a livable minimum wage that keeps pace with inflation.
  • Bring fairness to public pension systems for a secure retirement.

Public Safety:

  • Fight for common-sense gun laws to keep them out of the hands of criminals, and protect our families.
  • Collaborate with law enforcement agencies and community organizations.
  • Ensure the safety, well-being, and equal protection of all residents by supporting community-driven strategies.
  • Foster a sense of security and trust within the community.