Priorities

Ben’s extensive experience in public service, the private sector, and academia as well as his deep understanding of the issues make Ben the best choice to represent our District in Sacramento.  He has a track record of success at the state level as a University of California Regent and at the local level as an elected official on the School Board of the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District.

AS YOUR STATE SENATOR, BEN WILL FOCUS ON:

· Affordable, accessible, and quality education
· Sustainable job creation
· Environmental sustainability and conservation of natural resources
· Fiscal responsibility
· Reliable infrastructure and transportation
· Clean and ethical governmental practices
· Public safety
· Affordable and accessible health care
· Services for veteran and military families
- Support for critical safety net programs