Establish a Federal Agency for American Descendants of Slavery
Establish the legal definition of the American Descendants of Slavery (ADOS), establish a federal agency to collect, manage and maintain a national registry of ADOS and create policy to address the needs of ADOS including but not limited to reparations in the form of cash payments, low-to-no interest home loans, low-to-no interest small business loans, set-aside opportunities for government contracts, college tuition reimbursement, student loan debt cancellation and funding for HBCU's.
Raise the Federal Minimum Wage
Raise the federal minimum wage immediately from $7.25 per hour to $15 per hour.
Medicare For All
Support a comprehensive, public health care program that ensures that every American has health coverage that includes mental health support, preventative and treatment measures for opioid addiction and a cap on prescription drug costs.
Public Education / Higher Education
Equitably support and fund our K-12 public schools, pay raises for teachers, free tuition at public colleges, universities and HBCU's and the cancellation of all existing student loan debt.
Climate Justice / Job Creation
America has a crumbling infrastructure and jobs can be created to rebuild our roads, bridges, drinking water systems, wastewater plants, rails, schools and affordable housing with sustainable, clean energy systems.
Criminal Justice Reform
Mental health and substance abuse treatment in our jails and prisons
Close private prisons and private detention centers and end cash bail.
End mandatory minimums
Police department reform and Police Officer re-training
Abolish the death penalty
Revitalize Rural Georgia
Georgia farmers need support and resources to build a sustainable farm economy that raises incomes and protects the environment.
Support and fund rural hospitals and health centers.
Ensure that rural Georgians have high-speed internet connections.
Restore the Voting Rights Act
Restore the full protections of the Voting Rights Act by requiring preclearance (permission for changes that affect the voting process) from states that have a record of voting rights violations.
Gun Control Laws
Protect the 2nd Amendment
Expand background checks
Report on multiple and mass purchases
Close the gun show loophole
Strict penalties for gun dealers
Pathway to Citizenship
Humane and respectful treatment of undocumented Immigrants at our borders.
Allows Immigrants a pathway to citizenship that first addresses the needs of American Descendants of Slavery and Americans who are the working poor.
An economic agenda incentivizing businesses that invest in countries that support Immigrants transitioning back into their home countries.
Women's Rights / LGBTQ+ Rights
Work to pass the Equal Rights Amendment, strengthen and protect women's rights.
Ensure that LGBTQ + people are not discriminated against because of sexual orientation or gender identity.
For the Beauty and Barber Industry
Establish a commission to study the need to raise health and safety standards for the Beauty and Barber Industry.