National Candidate Category: House of Representatives
Newman has worked in advertising, consulting, and nonprofit advocacy. Her nonprofit organization, Team Up to Stop Bullying, sought to address bullying among school children. 2018 marks the first time she sought political office. Newman earned her bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin.
Other Campaign DetailsParty Affiliation : DemocratPrimary Election Date: 3/15/2018General Election Date: 11/3/2016Vetted By:
Healthcare for All
Marie supports moving to Healthcare for All. Healthcare is a right for all Americans — not just the rich, and not a privilege.
Thinking Big with Small Business
Marie believes in putting the needs of small businesses ahead of big corporations. Growing small businesses leads to higher wages for workers and a more robust economy.
Marie will fight for livable wages and tax relief to working families, not the 1%, as well as advocate for paid family leave and reducing the cost of childcare.
Fighting Big Money in Politics
Marie is ready to get big money out of politics. It’s time to reverse the destructive effects of Citizens United.
Marie seeks to ensure that college graduates are ready to work- without considerable debt. She supports apprenticeship programs for middle-skilled jobs, job-focused curriculums and restoring regulations on student debt.
Marie Newman believes in true American ideals: accepting refugees and creating a welcoming environment for all. Discrimination based on race, religion, gender or sexuality must be fought tirelessly.
For more info see Marie Newman's website