My priorities will center around advancement which will include the following key areas.
Support community-based service centers – utilizing the Infrastructure Bill Title V - Research and Innovation – Section 25002 - Smart Community Resource Center
I will fight for universal K-12 education (equal education opportunities)
I will champion school safety programs
Employing the Infrastructure Bill - Title I - Section 11119 - Safe School Routes provision
I will support bills in Congress that directly relates student loan debt, such as,
HR-6125 – Gives the Secretary of Education the authority to discharge certain student loan debt
HR-5890 – The Student Loan Borrowing ACT
I will work to leverage segments of the new Infrastructure Bill and Jobs Act (HR-3684) to foster training that will help to boast and sustain the Texas economy. The following are examples of parts of the bill that I will leverage for District 35:
Title II – Rail – Subtitle B - Amtrak Reform
Section 22213 - Creating Quality Jobs
Title III - Research Technology and Education
Section 13007 - Workforce Development, Training and Education
Title III – Motor Carrier Safety
Section 23022 - Apprenticeship Program
Title V - Research and Innovation
Section 25019 – Local Hiring for Construction Jobs
Section 25020 – Transportation Workforce Development
These, and many other challenges are not just faced by the underserved, but by many working-class people who want the best for their family.
We live in the greatest nation in the world, and it will take Texas grit to progress. Vote to send me to represent us in Congress and I will not stop fighting for our interest.
Paid for by Carla-Joy Sisco for Texas District 35