Environmental Stewardship and the Climate Crisis
We need to invest in a clean economy that places the stewardship of our water and natural resources and the health of our residents over profits for fossil fuel interests and corporations.
We need to instill a love for nature in our children and lead on environmental conservation for the next generation.
Climate change is already having significant impacts on Minnesota, including a disproportionate impact on disadvantaged communities.
Every child in Minnesota deserves the opportunity to succeed.
We need to make dramatic changes to how we invest in education to ensure all children have a high quality education from preschool through college or the trades.
Minnesota’s long standing reputation as a top state for education isn’t true for everyone. We must close the opportunity gap for children of color in our state.
Lack of action on gun violence is one of the most disgraceful failures of our time and a dereliction of duty on the part of our elected officials who have failed to act.
We need to take action in Minnesota by passing universal background checks, red flag laws, and other measures to curb gun violence.
“The Carpenters are proud to back Cari Ness for the Minnesota House. Cari grew up in a union household and shares our values of hard work and she has the work ethic to serve St. Paul,” said John Raines, the Executive-Secretary Treasurer for the Carpenters Union. “She will be a champion for labor and progress in Minnesota.