Top Issues

Business Friendly Environment

• Streamline Regulations
• Establish Predictability
• Address Corporate Tax Structure

Efficiencies in State Government

• State Legislature to approve Union Contracts
• Enforce Constitutional Spending Cap
• Revise Pension and Healthcare Benefits of State Employees
• Encourage Non-Profit Organizations to render State Services

Growth and Innovation

• Encourage Independent Contractors
• Create Incentive Package for Start-up and Small Businesses

Healthcare and Human Services

• Access to Quality Health Care
• Contain Escalating Costs
• Reform Medicaid

Education

• Review State Mandates
• Restructure Teacher Performance Guidelines

Energy

• Clean Energy Solutions
• Preserve Open Space

Transportation

• Create Transportation Lock-box

Skilled Work Force

• Establish Talent Pipeline
• Tax Credit for Manufacturing Apprenticeship