Issues

WHAT MARY HAS FOUGHT FOR

Supported fiscally conservative policies

Cut red tape on small businesses

Created a business-friendly economic climate

Abolished the death tax

Reduced the sales tax on groceries

Required state and local law enforcement to report illegal aliens to federal authorities

Funded additional state troopers

Supported Truth in Sentencing law requiring violent criminals to serve their full prison sentence

Required teacher training to spot instances of human trafficking among students

Fully-funded K-12 schools

Repeatedly voted to raise teacher pay

Supported enhanced school security measures

Backed additional vocational and technical training opportunities for high school students

Increased funding for community colleges and technical schools to teach job-ready skills