Education

Georgia ranks 33rd in K-12 education in the nation and 44th in graduation rates. Education is the golden ticket – by educating our young people, we ensure a growing economy and prosperous community for years to come. I support adequate and equitable school funding, improved early learning programs and reduced reliance on standardized testing. I also believe we must open …

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Economic Growth

During my years working for a large corporation and serving on the board of the Georgia Chamber of Commerce, I’ve seen first-hand the importance of growing business in Georgia, attracting new talent and developing industries that will lead us to the future. I support legislation that attracts new business to the state, particularly businesses in growing industries like creative economies, …

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Transit and Infrastructure

Traffic in this town is miserable – I’m not telling you anything you don’t experience every day! I support building and maintaining a modern infrastructure system, and I also support prioritizing innovative solutions to the state’s traffic woes. I support directing funding to developing mass transit solutions. I also support safe and effective bike lanes, ride sharing, driverless vehicles and …

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Human Rights and Equality

There is no room in our state for inequality or discrimination. I will always promote the rights of Georgians to be treated fairly and equally in the eyes of the law.   I will fight discriminatory legislation disguised as religious freedom referendums.

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Common-sense Gun Regulation

It’s time for the state legislature to take strategic action to reduce gun violence and gun-related deaths in our community. High-capacity assault weapons and bump stocks serve no purpose other than to arm someone with the ability to kill high numbers of people in a short period of time. I value the rights of responsible gun owners to continue being …

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Healthcare

Healthcare Georgia ranks third in the nation in uninsured residents putting an overwhelming burden on our hospitals and healthcare providers. Meanwhile, we expect a nearly 20% increase in demand for healthcare sector jobs in coming years. I support Medicaid expansion or other federal waivers to increase healthcare access. I support programs that ensure that our most vulnerable neighbors have access …

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