Henry Lawrence Supports:
Expansion of the Middle Class:
Supports increases in the minimum wage, unemployment compensation, job training programs, progressive tax and job creation policies.
Expansion of Educational and Job Opportunities:
Supports greater funding for public education, student loans, Pell grants, universal pre-school, and job training programs.
Supports proactive measures to protect our air, water, and land. Climate change is a reality!
Comprehensive Immigration Reform:
Supports a path towards citizenship for the law-abiding undocumented.
Affordable Healthcare for All:
Supports and defend the Affordable Care Act against attempts to weaken or destroy it.
Fiscal Responsibility and Economic Development:
Supports policies to strengthen and defend both against efforts to privatize or end two of the most successful laws in the history of the United States.
Expansion of Medicaid:
Support the efforts to have Florida legislature accept federal funds for expansion of Medicaid for the hundreds of thousands in need.
Standing Behind Our Military Forces:
Supports our men and women in armed forces by advocating for effective veteran programs and policies, the expansion of the G.I. Bill of Rights, and by rejecting war mongering policies.
Strengthening Civil Rights:
Supports legislation to end voter suppression practices and to protects affirmative action programs. Supports equal pay for equal work and the expansion of family planning programs.