Barbara was born and raised in Kansas. As a doctor and lifelong public servant, she has always advocated for working families. She shares the values and tenacity that UAW members bring to the job each day.
WHY VOTE BOLLIER FOR SENATE?
BARBARA FOUGHT TO EXPAND MEDICAID
As a doctor, Barbara is recognized as an expert on health policy. She brought that expertise to the State Senate and championed Medicaid expansion efforts, providing affordable healthcare to more that 130,000 Kansans.
BARBARA ADVOCATED FOR PUBLIC SCHOOLS
When Governor Sam Brownback passed a harmful tax plan that caused Kansas public schools to face devastating consequences, Barbara led the bipartisan effort to reverse the tax. This reversal restored funding to community schools, ensuring teachers and students had the resources to thrive.
BARBARA WILL PROTECT KANSAS SENIORS
Barbara understands that often, social security benefits are the only source of income for seniors post-retirement, and that Medicare is their only means for covering the costs of their healthcare. Barbara will fight for these promised protections to ensure seniors can retire with dignity and support.
Barbara has been a lifelong public servant, who isn’t afraid to stand up for what’s right. She has always been a loud advocate for working families. That’s why the UAW endorses Barbara Bollier for U.S. Senate.
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BARBARA WILL ADVOCATE FOR RURAL COMMUNITIES
Rural communities in Kansas make up a large population of residents and play a key role in the state’s economy. Barbara will advocate for these often forgotten communities, to ensure they receive access to healthcare, quality infrastructure, and support they need to thrive.
BARBARA WILL FIGHT TO GROW KANSAS’ WORKFORCE
Barbara has been a champion for education reform in the Kansas State Senate. She understands that quality education is a key component to growing Kansas’s workforce. She will fight to expand education opportunities, to make higher education more affordable and to ensure all Kansans have access to trade schools, technical training and job training programs.
BARBARA SUPPORTS FAIR TAX REFORM
Barbara has seen firsthand how tax breaks for the richest Americans and largest corporations hurt working families. She’ll fight to reform taxes, so that they are dispersed responsibly, giving tax breaks to the the working class that needs them.
SO, NOW WHEN SOMEONE ASKS, “WHY SUPPORT BARBARA BOLLIER?”
YOU KNOW 6 REASONS TO SUPPORT BARBARA BOLLIER!
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