Ensure the Safety of All Communities

 

What We Are Working to Accomplish…

 

Ensuring the Safety of All Communities

Adopt Common Sense Gun Laws

  1. https://giffords.org/lawcenter/gun-laws/

  2. https://everytownresearch.org/

  3. https://www.bradyunited.org/legislation

Strengthen Police/Community Relations

  • Improve communications among police departments and prosecutors’ offices and their communities, set up processes that ensure they are answerable to their communities, and have inclusive recruiting policies. 

  • Update police policies and training to better manage responses to minor crimes and mental health situations. 

  • Increase the diversity of judges at all levels of our court system.

  1. https://www.science.org/content/article/landmark-study-7000-chicago-police-shows-nonwhite-officers-make-fewer-stops-use-less

  2. https://invisible.institute/

  3. https://www.brookings.edu/research/a-better-path-forward-for-criminal-justice-police-reform/

  4. https://eji.org/criminal-justice-reform/

Upgrade Health Infrastructure

  • Build on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to expand healthcare access for all.

  • Upgrade our public health infrastructure to prepare for future, inevitable pandemics. 

  1. https://www.nature.com/articles/s41591-021-01291-z

  2. https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2021/09/america-prepared-next-pandemic/620238/