Issues & Goals

July 13, 2020

SEK 1st

The people of the 13th District, Southeast Kansas, need a strong voice in Topeka.  For too long special interests and partisan politics have drowned out the common sense needs of the people in our area. As your state senator I will examine every bill with these questions: How does it help or benefit SEK? Does it cause harm to SEK? …

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July 13, 2020

MEDICAID EXPANSION

Since 2014, Kansas has refused 3.2 billion dollars of assistance that would secure financial stability for our rural and community hospitals, clinics and doctors.  Each year the counties in our district lose millions of dollars.  Our hard-earned taxed dollars already paid to the Federal Government, rejected by Brownback and now Richard Hildebrand are being sent to wealthier states like New …

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July 13, 2020

Education

Our founders knew that our democracy depended on a strong public education system.  The continued attack on school finance must stop.  Please stand with me for the future of our children.  We need strong public schools from pre-school through K-12.  We need affordable college and training options for skilled trades and craftsman.

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