We need to create a comprehensive health care and mental heath care system that includes every adult and child in Iowa. Our inadequate mental health and medicaid systems need to be funded and fixed. Health care is the right of all citizens, not just those who can afford it.
First Responders, Teachers, and Government employees must make a sustainable living wage that matches the rate of inflation and be given comprehensive benefits. We owe them our gratitude for the work they do.
6% increase in the public education budget, wage increases and benefits for para educators and school support staff, onsite counselors for students in crisis.
Many of our bridges are unsafe and many of our roads need to be replaced and reworked. Repairing our infrastructure will make Iowa safer and create more jobs.
With increasing market uncertainty, it's up to Iowa to diversify crops to stabilize the marketplace. Crops such as oats, industrial hemp, alfalfa and wheat can diversify what Iowa grows to keep competitive.
Iowa can lead the way into the future with biofuels, wind energy and solar.