More and Better Jobs

Stone Cutter

Wages have stagnated. Job opportunities for our kids are scarce. People of the 106th district are working harder, but are seeming to fall further behind.


  • Will work with the public and private sectors to create and retain well-paying jobs in the district.
  • Supports strengthening the role of community colleges in preparing our youth for the jobs of the 21st century.
  • Supports worker retraining for those displaced by technology, foreign competition and a changing economy.
  • Supports raising the minimum wage to a level that is family-sustaining.