Reduce and eventually abolish the state income tax Eliminating the state income tax is necessary to make Georgia more economically competitive than we currently are. Support Fort Gordon investment in the New Cyber Command Mission Access to Fort Gordon will require improvements in infrastructure, as well as an additional gate to ease traffic congestion. Empower parents and teachers to make our schools better A fresh approach, such as charter schools, is needed to improve the school system in Richmond County.
We must support the Columbia County School Board so they may continue their vision that public education in Georgia will provide all children an equitable and excellent education that prepares them for college, career, and life. Support Augusta University for the future development in research and education mission Our goal is to bring Augusta University into the top tier of schools within the University System of Georgia. Clear the path to a new hospital in Columbia County Columbia County is the 29th fastest growing county in the United States, and yet, does not have a hospital. Without a hospital in Columbia County, patients face long commute times getting medical care. Time is important, especially during a medical emergency.