Bold Solutions, Fearless Leadership
Ensure that tenants have a voice at the table and strengthen protections against unscrupulous landlords. Fully fund NYCHA repairs so residents can live comfortably and with dignity. We need to extend the eviction moratorium until at least the end of the COVID-19 pandemic, and make sure our neighbors aren’t pushed out of their homes. While holding bad faith developers accountable, we also need to work with local and community developers to expand more units of deeply affordable housing.
Combat gun violence to make sure residents are safe on our streets and in our homes, while working to end racial disparities and protect our civil rights.
Strengthen the remote learning curriculum and ensure all students obtain remote devices. Include civic engagement and black history in the New York City public school curriculum. Support teachers and fully fund New York City public schools so that every child has the chance to succeed.
Combat harmful environmental hazards disproportionately experienced by our community. Promote renewable energy sources and create more green spaces. Enact a Green New Deal for public housing.
Provide financial and technical support to small businesses and entrepreneurs. Expand MWBE procurement opportunities and address racial inequities in how contracts are decided.
Ensure access to affordable, healthy food for people and provide food support for families in need.
Make sure workers are paid fairly, that they make a living wage and can afford to comfortably remain in their neighborhoods.