Education is essential to our country’s continued growth and prosperity. Every student should be able to receive a quality education regardless of their family’s socioeconomic background.
I know how important a good education is and how it can impact an individual’s life. As a product of public education, I have experienced the system first-hand from high school through postgraduate university. I worked my way through college with the assistance of the work-study program in addition to being subsidized by Pell Grants and government guaranteed student loans, and would not have been able to graduate from college had these programs been eliminated.
I am committed to: