Andy Morales

Key Facts

Party Democrat
Status Challenger

Background

Born in Bakersfield, California, Andy’s father was an Iraqi War vet. His first work experience was at 16, doing manual labor for a grape company. Morales pursued further studies in criminology and law enforcement at California State University, Fresno.
He now works in private security. As a security officer, he works to combat the problems of homelessness, addiction, and mental illness. [4]

Key Issues

Education

Morales believes that the federal government must do more to create a level playing field. He supports universal pre-K and tuition-free college [2].

Environment

Morales endorses the Green New Deal to address climate change and ensure clean air/water. He believes that this plan will help the US reach climate goals while creating good-paying jobs in the process [2].

Healthcare

Morales supports the development of Medicare for All [2].

Endorsements

None found.

Sources

1 Ballotpedia 

2 Morales For Congress 

3 KGET 

4 GVWire