Policies

Policies

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Jobs and Economy
  • Foster a pro-business environment that creates the best-paying jobs and ensures economic prosperity.
  • Eliminate all forms of corporate welfare that give taxpayer dollars to Fortune 500 companies and owners of professional sports franchises.
  • Expanding apprenticeship programs that provide wages of $15 up.
  • Advocating for lower property insurance rates—particularly by opening the marketplace to new insurance companies.
  • Fighting to change rules and regulations to help consumers after natural disasters.
  • Holding insurance companies accountable to consumers, not to their bottom line.
  • Expanding micro-businesses’ funding (7 and under).
  • Creating a Clean Manufacturing Sustainable Businesses Innovation Hub.
Environment
  • Address the potential for saltwater intrusion into the South Florida aquifer.
  • Prevent further development west into the Everglades.
Education
  • Fight for greater accountability to ensure our tax dollars are invested directly into classrooms.
  • Support the increase in per-student funding for VPK and K-12 students.
  • Provide elementary teachers with $500 stipends to purchase materials and resources for our youngest students.
  • Health education and financial literacy for students in K-12.
Healthcare
  • Promote a value-based model of healthcare that promotes comprehensive treatment—and, therefore, healthier patients.
  • Expand health insurance access to Florida’s 230,000 uninsured children.
Housing
  • Prevented the “sweeping” of funds to fill budget holes from the Sadowski Fund, which was created to encourage affordable housing.
Justice Reform
  • Prohibit employers from excluding applicants from an initial interview for employment due to criminal records.
  • Funding job training programs in state correctional institutions.