TAKING OUR COUNTRY BACK

In the army, I learned we don’t leave people behind, but that’s happening to too many people in our community ...
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PROTECTING OUR ENVIRONMENT

I grew up hiking the Catskills and running the Hurley Rail Trail, and I want to ensure my future children ...
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SAVING SOCIAL SECURITY & MEDICARE

My parents both retired recently. My grandmother lives in an assisted living facility in Kingston, made possible through my grandfather’s ...
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PREVENTING GUN VIOLENCE

As a combat veteran and son of a school teacher, gun violence prevention is deeply personal to me. I’ve seen ...
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AN ECONOMY THAT WORKS FOR EVERYONE

I’m focused on supporting small businesses, labor unions, and workers -- not big corporations. Shortly after I returned from Iraq, ...
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PROVIDING UNIVERSAL HEALTHCARE

The most important lesson I was taught in the military was that we take care of everyone - we don’t ...
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FIGHTING FOR WOMEN’S RIGHTS

I founded my first small business with two women, one of whom I served with in Iraq. I not only ...
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DEFENDING LGBTQ RIGHTS

I’ve always been a proud LGBTQ ally. In the military, I lived under “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” and saw how ...
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STANDING WITH ORGANIZED LABOR

I grew up in a union household. My mom was a public school teacher and proud union member for 30 ...
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MAKING SURE EVERY CHILD SUCCEEDS

My mom was a public school teacher for thirty years. I grew up in awe of how she built relationships ...
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FIGHTING FOR SMALL FARMERS

Out knocking doors in our district, I hear far too many stories of small farmers struggling to stay afloat and ...
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PROTECTING CIVIL RIGHTS & CRIMINAL JUSTICE REFORM

As an Army Officer, I led a diverse group of Americans - from all races, religions and backgrounds - working ...
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COMBATING THE OPIOID CRISIS

We all know someone who has experienced the trauma of the opioid epidemic first-hand, if not within our own families ...
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PROTECTING IMMIGRANTS

While serving in Iraq, I had the privilege of working side-by-side with Ali, my Iraqi interpreter. Ali risked his life ...
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STOPPING ENDLESS WAR

I know what it's like to be on the receiving end of an order to go to war, and so ...
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