Issues

Healthcare

Healthcare

Healthcare is a right, not a privilege. Rural communities need local clinics that can provide more of the services that hospitals offer. The lack of public transportation makes it difficult for some people to travel out of town for medical treatment in a larger clinic...

Healthcare is a right, not a privilege.

Environment

Environment

We have a right to clean air, water, and non-toxic food. Climate change caused by environmental hazards can be altered by protecting natural resources such as forests and rivers, using clean energy sources such as wind and solar, replacing plastic and cardboard...

We have a right to clean air, water,
and non-toxic food.

Education

Education

Education is the way out of poverty. Education is not only the path to a better democracy and road to equality and justice, but it also leads to innovation and invention. Rural schools need equitable funding to ensure students have the same opportunities to learn and...

Education is the way out of poverty.

Economy

Economy

The key to a thriving economy is jobs. We need to bring businesses to rural communities so people can have access to local jobs. We need to provide incentives for small businesses to start up. We need to provide assistance so local graduates can use their vocational...

The key to a thriving economy is jobs.

Trudy Berry

Trudy Berry