Better Jobs

Issue

  • Lynn’s unemployment rate in February was 10.2%, 40% higher than the statewide rate.
  • Median household income in Lynn is $53,000, 40% lower than in Essex County.
  • The poverty rate in Lynn is over 1 in 6 residents, 40% higher than in Essex County.

Jared’s Record

  • Law professor who works with and researches small businesses
  • Provided free legal assistance to Lynn small businesses struggling during the pandemic
  • Deep private sector experience working with new startups, big companies, and local businesses

Jared’s Platform

  • Support local entrepreneurs for more growth from our community
  • Prepare Lynners for good jobs and bring more diversity to public jobs so that our agencies can better serve the community
  • Improve transportation for Lynners to get to good jobs
  • Support workers who are fighting to make their jobs better