Support college credit initiatives
"Will create a national "Make College a Reality" initiative that has a bold goal to increase students taking AP or college-level classes nationwide 50 percent by 2016, and will build on Obama's bipartisan proposal in the U.S. Senate to provide grants for students seeking college level credit at community colleges if their school does not provide those resources."
Walk with picketers when collective bargaining rights are threatened
“If American workers are being denied their right to organize when I'm in the White House, I will put on a comfortable pair of shoes and I will walk on that picket line with you as president of the United States."
Set a standard for utility companies that 80 percent of the nation's electricity comes from clean sources by 2035
"Setting a standard for utility companies to that 80 percent of the nation's electricity comes from clean sources by 2035"
End tax deductions for companies that offshore
"Ending tax deductions for companies shipping jobs overseas, and using the saving to create a new tax credit for companies that bring jobs home."
Create a veterans job corps
"I want to create a veterans job corps, so we can put our returning heroes back to work as cops and firefighters in communities that need them."
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