Cal Cunningham has lived in North Carolina all his life. Working for his family’s business and as a veteran of the Army, Cal has experienced first hand the value of hard work. He shares the tenacity that UAW members bring to the job each day.
WHY VOTE CUNNINGHAM FOR SENATE?
CAL WILL STRENGTHEN AND EXPAND AFFORDABLE HEALTHCARE
As special interests and politicians threaten to gut healthcare protections and repeal the Affordable Care Act, Cal has pledged to fight back. He has witnessed firsthand North Carolinians struggle with unaffordable health care costs and lack of access to quality care. Cal is dedicated to expanding coverage under the Affordable Care Act, expanding Medicaid, lowering the cost of prescriptions and expanding coverage to the uninsured.
CAL HAS A PLAN TO PROTECT FAMILIES AFFECTED BY COVID-19
Cal has seen firsthand how the COVID-19 pandemic has made issues like unaffordable healthcare and job security even more difficult for North Carolinians. He’s dedicated to working on a federal level to ensure relief reaches every community, even those often forgotten, so that all working families can get back on their feet.
CAL WILL PROTECT SOCIAL SECURITY AND MEDICARE
Cal understands that many seniors rely on the protections provided by social security and medicare after they retire. He will fight to stop attempts to gut these programs, and will work to expand them so that all seniors can age with dignity and the support they were promised.
Cal will fight for working families in North Carolina to ensure they get the protections and resources they need to thrive. We need someone like Cal in our corner, that’s why the UAW endorses Cal Cunningham for the U.S. Senate.
NEED MORE REASONS TO VOTE CUNNINGHAM?
HERE ARE THREE MORE:
CAL WILL FIGHT FOR AN EQUITABLE ECONOMY
Cal will stand by workers to ensure a more equitable economy in America. He’s committed to closing the wage gap, defending workplace protections, lowering the cost of higher education and raising the minimum wage to ensure working families are supported and can thrive.
CAL HAS A PLAN TO REDUCE BARRIERS TO HIGHER EDUCATION
Cal believes that all North Carolinians and Americans should have the opportunity to pursue a higher education without taking on unmanageable debt. He will lead the fight, by advocating to reduce student loan debt, make college more affordable, and expand access to trade schools and community colleges, so all Americans have the opportunity to build a foundation that sets them up for a better future.
CAL WILL ADVOCATE FOR A QUALITY AND FAIR PUBLIC EDUCATION
Cal will advocate for investments in public education, so that all students have the opportunity of a quality education, no matter their zip code. He will fight to ensure teachers are paid adequately and supported with the resources they need so that classrooms can thrive.
SO, NOW WHEN SOMEONE ASKS, “WHY SUPPORT CAL CUNNINGHAM?”
YOU KNOW 6 REASONS TO SUPPORT CAL CUNNINGHAM!
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