McCormick embraces America Goals

Lisa McCormick announced that she has embraced a set of policy proposals called, ‘America’s Goals’ from a project of Future Now and SDGUSA, two issue advocacy organizations.

“I support America’s Goals and pledge to work to achieve these targets in America by 2030 or sooner.” ~ Lisa McCormick

America’s Goals for 2030

1. Good Jobs
1.a   100% of jobs pay a livable wage
1.b   Paid family, vacation and sick leave for 100% of jobs
1.c   Protect labor rights and increase worker representation

2. Affordable Quality Healthcare  
2.a   Universal, affordable health coverage with a cap on out-of-pocket expenses
2.b   Life expectancy of at least 84 years
2.c   End hunger for 100% of households

3. Investing in Children
3.a   100% completion of quality K-12 education
3.b  Path to higher education, including technical training, without debt for 100% of students
3.c  Early childhood education for 100% of children

4. Empowering People Over Special Interests  
4.a   Limit corporate special interest spending in politics
4.b   At least 70% voter participation and fair legislative districts
4.c   Personal control for everyone over their private online data

5. Equal Opportunity for All
5.a   Equal pay for equal work regardless of gender or race
5.b   End mass incarceration for non-violent offenders
5.c   Freedom from ethnic and racial profiling for everyone

6. Sustainable Infrastructure, Resilience, and Innovation
6.a   100% of roads, bridges, railways, airports, sea ports, levees in good repair
6.b  Plans to make every community resilient against natural disasters
6.c   Enhance scientific research and technological capabilities

7. Clean Air, Water, and Energy
7.a   All new energy investments in clean, safe energy
7.b   Clean air and water for every community
7.c   Polluters pay 100% of damages from pollution

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