My PLATFORM

Building a Strong NJ

Now more than ever we need leadership that’s focused on our economy and our small businesses

Together, let’s make a difference.

 

My overarching priority

is our post Covid economic recovery in LD 16

 

 

 

Business Investment-

  • Adequately fund the “Main Street” program to support small business growth and revitalization efforts

  • Expansion of innovation zone program creating local entrepreneurial hubs in our towns  

  • Transportation infrastructure to create jobs, attract business to our region and increase sustainability

  • Redevelopment tools to strengthen municipal investment in affordable housing and commercial development

  • Creation of a Central Jersey Tourism organization to promote agritourism, heritage tourism and destination marketing to Central Jersey

  • Reform antiquated liquor license laws to promote job creation and new business expansion

  • Cannabis dispensaries, cafes and secondary business opportunity for Central Jersey; explore opportunity for minority ownership of dispensaries​

 

 

Social Justice-

  • Continued expansion of a fair living wage for workers

  • Support family leave policies that protect women and minorities in the workplace

  • Diversity in public sector employee recruitment, in police, firefighters, and public works employees, through diversity training and recruitment practices

  • Prison reform to protect women in prison from sexual violation and harassment.

Affordability and Quality of Life-

 

  • Simplify and expand the Senior Tax Freeze program, allowing Seniors to age in place without the burden of increased property taxes

  • Keep new rounds of Affordable Housing out of courts; reduce time to market and costs to municipalities