Public safety continues to be Barbara's priority as she has fought for Fix the FOID bill, that will add protections to the community. In addition, Barbara continues the fight to get illegal guns from the streets.
Barbara has fought to continue supporting our K-12 students and teachers by continuing to fund the Evidence Base Formula that allocates funds to schools that need it the most.
Barbara has fought to restore vocational and technical education courses in our high schools to prepare the next generation for high-wage jobs in our community.
Barbara continues to fight for debt-free education for students in our public colleges, universities and trade schools.
Barbara continues to fight for property tax relief and reduction by supporting bills that will provide savings to individuals through consolidations on differnt areas.
Barbara continues to fight for quality and affordable health care for everyone, including patients with pre-existing conditions. Barbara has sponsored several bills related to family health.
Barbara continues connect with diverse groups to support and assist minoriy communities on issues important to them.
Barbara has supported legislation that increase the opportunities for families to obtain solar panels, electric cars and motorcycles. Barbara continues to push for a healthier environment and more renewable energy options.
Money allocated in 2022
$2,460,000.00 in Back to Business Grants for small businesses
View graphic for budget allocations to the district