John believes that every student deserves a high quality education and fully funding and supporting public education is vital to ensure the future of our children and our community.
John believes access to healthcare is a fundamental human right and he will work to expand access to health care for all people in Nebraska.
Equality for all
John will fight to ensure our laws reflect our values, that everyone deserves equal protections and equal opportunity regardless of race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion or nation of birth.
John has first hand experience in the criminal justice system and knows that to reduce crime we must reduce recidivism. John will work to increase access to mental health and drug treatment. John will also work to ensure law enforcement has the resources and training necessary to properly protect the community and the rights of all individuals
Infrastructure and Transportation
John will work to expand transit options and ensure that everyone can get around Omaha in a way that is most convenient for them. Access to transportation is access to jobs, John will approach transportation as an economic development tool.
John will work hard to reduce gun violence by passing legislation to require background checks to keeps guns out the hands of those who would use them to do harm and protect our children.
John believes in keeping promises and will hold accountable those in charge of public pensions to ensure pensions are strong and will be there to meet our obligations in the future.
Climate change is the most pressing issue facing the world today. John will work to ensure Nebraska is a leader in innovation in renewable energy and efficiency.