DEMOCRATIC PLATFORM

SUMMARY OF KEY PRIORITIES

Coronavirus pandemic:

Increase funding for CDC. Provide more funds for state and local goverments. Support free testinG, treatment and free vaccines.

Health Care:

Reduce costs of drugs, health care, and improve quality of care. Seeks universal health care and not “Medicare for All.”

The economy:

Track wall street abuses and runaway Corporate Concentration. Raise minimum wage to $15, encourage home ownership, invest in infrastructure and high-speed rail.

Climate change:

Eliminate carbon polution, achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions.

Criminal justice, racial justice:

Complete overhaul of the criminal justice system.

Education

Free colleges and universities for students from families who earn less than $125,000. Also, tuition-free to all students attending community colleges and trade schools.