Every person in HD42 should have a safe and warm place to sleep at night. Whether that be in a home purchased by a family at a reasonable price that builds generational wealth, in a rental where tenants’ rights are protected against price gouging by predatory landlords, or temporary housing solutions that are readily available to the most vulnerable among us.
All children deserve a top rate education close to their home. Colorado ranks 40th iin education spending and we must repeal TABOR and then reimagine how we allocate resources, so that all students benefit from equitable funding. Teachers deserve pay and support that matches the crucial role they play in our society.
We owe it to our children and grandchildren, and all who come after them, to be responsible stewards of our planet, and hand it over in better shape than we found it. It is long past time to take our impact on the environment seriously and remedy the damage we’ve done.
Every single person has the right to live their life with love, dignity, and respect – and be recognized and valued just the way they are.