Environmental Justice

Neighborhoods in our district and throughout the city have rates of asthma, lead poisoning and other environmental risks that are shocking and untenable. We need to better fund clean-up efforts, create greater public education around these issues, and create policy that will lessen and eliminate these health risks. Fully funding sustainable multimodal transportation solutions for drivers, pedestrians, bikers, and public …

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Affordable Housing and Renters Rights

We must create more affordable housing, protect the rights of tenants, and make sure development in our community benefits everyone, not just wealthy developers. We need massive investments in public and affordable housing to ensure adequate levels of affordable housing in diverse areas. These units must be built in areas where there is strong access to resources, transportation, capital and …

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Strong Public Education

Minnesota has an achievement gap that is one of the worst in the nation. Our kids deserve better, and education is a key facet to lifting low income children out of poverty. Strong public education, greater support for our teachers and teachers of color, access to affordable pre-k and child care services, and free public college education are all things …

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Racial Equity

Minnesota must be a state that welcomes the immigrants, refugees and new residents that make our communities vibrant and strong. Yet we currently have the worst racial disparities in the country when it comes to education, employment, housing and incarceration rates. I will be a voice and a fighter for new residents like myself, and to work to make our …

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Strong Public Education

Minnesota has an achievement gap that is one of the worst in the nation. Our kids deserve better, and education is a key facet to lifting low income children out of poverty. Strong public education, greater support for our teachers and teachers of color, access to affordable pre-k and child care services, and free public college education are all things …

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Immigrants and Refugees

Despite those who wish to scapegoat our immigrant and refugee communities we know that America was built by immigrants and we will ensure each and every person in our State is treated with dignity. We will fight to make sure our local law enforcement is not getting involved in federal immigration enforcement and make Minnesota a sanctuary in every sense …

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Universal Health Care

We need a universal single payer health care system in the state that will support all residents regardless of income, and we need to stop giving tax breaks to corporations while people suffer. Healthcare is basic human right, and access to strong mental and chemical health is key as we lift up at risk communities and remove stigma from these …

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