JOBS

Laura knows that a strong middle class is the engine of demand that propels economic growth, and an educated and skilled workforce will supply our communities with expanded business opportunities. Growing up in a working class family, Laura understands the importance of having access to good paying jobs and earning a living wage in order to provide for your family. …

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K-12 EDUCATION

Laura has held a lifelong passion for learning and believes that all children should have access to a quality education. With two children in the Naperville public school system, Laura understands the importance of strong public school systems. Laura will work to bring equity to public school funding and provide public schools the resources to stay competitive.

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HIGHER EDUCATION

Laura knows that one of the most important functions of our higher education system is providing students with an excellent education at a price that families can afford. It wasn’t that long ago that families could afford to send their children to a state university on a minimum wage job, without the burden of student loans. Laura will invest in …

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THE ENVIRONMENT

As a child of the 1970s, Laura understands the importance of taking care of our environment. Climate change is making more extreme weather patterns more prevalent across our country, and there are small steps that we can all take to improve our ecosystems and keep our towns clean. Laura will fight to maintain access to clean water, clean air, and …

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