AFFORDABLE HOUSING

Utahns should not have to be living in the streets or trying to make money on the side to live day-by-day in hotels just to have a place to sleep. With housing prices going up and poverty here to stay, we need to make housing affordable for all! Drastically over the past several...

COVID-19 RELIEF

The first confirmed case of COVID-19 was reported on March 6 in Davis County, UT. Since March we have had over 220,000 confirmed cases and nearly 1,000 deaths. This is in Utah alone. We need to keep our people and communities safe from...

UNIVERSAL BASIC INCOME

The majority of these companies are profiting off our data. A simple Google search or single click gives Google up to $50 per click, per keyword or phrase. When you use Google to search for anything, like local weather, local restaurants, best place in town, etc. You're given a list of search results that is generated by Google's algorithm...

GUN SAFETY

A more effect way of reducing Gun Violence in communities would require every buyer, of any age, to obtain a license that includes a registration of all purchases and at least a modest training program. Those who are planning to buy a gun of anytype, should pass a clean background record and proceed...

MEDICARE FOR ALL

Medicare For All would be funded by the federal government, using money that otherwise would go to medicare, medicaid, and other federal programs that pay for health services. We can eliminate employer-sponsored health insurance. Employers-paid premiums for health insurance are...

DISABILITY RESOURCES

Those with a disability of anytype, needs to be treated equally. They need enough resources provided to them that will help them. And this may seem like not much of a proposal or policy. But I believe in our school system giving those with a disability more resource classes. We have special needs classes for those that are special needs. But what I am proposing goes beyond...

BUSINESSES

Businesses are extremely far important to this country! Because of businesses, we are able to find goods and services. Because of businesses, we are able to find a job opportunity! I am not willing to sit around and watch businesses go under because they cannot afford to keep their doors open any longer. Businesses are a way...

MINIMUM WAGE

The current minimum wage is set at $7.25 per hour. This was increased by $0.70 from $6.55 to $7.25 in 2008! This state is leading more towards poverty and this is not the future we are heading towards! Imagine when prices go up while minimum wage stays. A single mother of six living at min...

LEGALIZE GAMBLING

There are 50 states in the United States and 48 of them allow gambling. Utah is not one of them. Why? Because of their established culture? Because mormon population in Utah? Gambling is a humans choice. People can make the choice of how to spend their earnings...

ANIMAL CRUELTY

Did you know that 65% of Dogs are personally abused by their owner? Did you know that 97% of Farm Animals are brutally tortured and killed? Do you know what actually happens to animals at shelters? We need better care for animals. Animals help us in so many ways! They are there for us through...

PERSONAL PRIVACY ACT

Did you know that companies share and sale your personal information to major corporations? Giving your phone number on a website, email, signing papers when buying or financing leases, etc. YOUR PRIVACY IS YOUR RIGHT! And it is time we act on it...

Ranked-choice voting

Ranked-choice voting is an electoral system that allows people to vote for multiple candidates in order of preference. Instead of just choosing whom you want to win, you fill out the ballot saying who is your first choice, second choice, or third choice (or more as needed) for each position...

GREEN NEW DEAL

Congress will be instrumental in designing and funding any new federal infrastructure package. Infrastructure investments can reduce emissions and improve resilience to the climate impacts we’re already experiencing. For instance, a modernized grid can better distribute renewable power and make communities more resilient to extreme weather. Any new infrastructure should...

Term Limits For Congress

Well, first and for most, Congress was meant to be a citizen legislature; this means that our representatives were supposed to go to Washington, serve for a short time, then return to live under the laws they made; this vision has been lost. Congress is now full of career politicians who put their own needs above public...

SOCIAL SECURITY

Social Security is based on workers total income. If someone is disabled and cannot work but has a wife/husband who does work or anyone else currently in the household will be added to their application in decision of how much they are approved for. I say...