Queen Johnson

Democrat For Congress NY-08

Queen Johnson is a Progressive Democrat, Community Organizer, Mutual Aid Giver, Public Servant, and a Human Rights Activist running for Congress in NY-08 to fight, take action, and be the voice of the people.

The Leadership We Need

Queen’s mission is to create “An America That Works For You,” by Rebuilding & Restoring our community.

A Vision For The Future

Queen is running because it is time that we had a representative that is from our communities and lives in our communities.

Vision

Queen’s Platform

Issues that matter to all of us

Issues

Housing Guarantee

I was born and raised in public housing, public housing was what kept a roof over my siblings and I head.

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Medicare For All

The American Health Care System is hurting millions, and a single-payer health care system will save millions of lives.

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Green New Deal

The climate crisis is hurting our community, and affecting our health in the NY-8 district. It is time that we pass the Green New Deal, a deal that will tackle our climate issues and protect our rights!

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Justice Reform

The jail system is taking away ones human rights, and it is time to put a stop to it.

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About Queen Johnson

I grew up in NYCHA Brooklyn in the 90s with my siblings and working class mom. Due to some of the crime and danger, we decided to move to a NYCHA development in Queens when I was in middle school. It felt a little safer but in Queens there were people with mental health issues, gangs, and teen pregnancy  around us. So, when I say Defund the Police, I am very aware of those nuances around being safe from the dangers in our communities and the dangers in uniform. 
 
I didn’t want to become a statistic of violence or teen pregnancy, and did my best to work to get my Associates in Criminal Justice at Berkley College, and my Bachelor’s in Economic Analysis at CUNY Brooklyn College. Despite all of the crime and harm in my communities, I was determined to not become a statistic. For five years I dedicated my life to public service as a Medicaid Eligibility Specialist, and as a long time community organizer, and human rights activist.I have lived the front line struggles and has turned them into policy to protect all everyday Americans. 

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New York’s 8th Congressional District

The 8th Congressional District represents the Brooklyn and Queens’ communities of Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brownsville, Canarsie, East New York, Ocean Hill, Spring Creek, East Flatbush, Bergen Beach, Gerritsen Beach, Howard Beach, Marine Park, Mill Basin, Clinton Hill, Flatlands, Fort Greene, Ozone Park, Brighton Beach, and Coney Island.

Election Day: June 28, 2022

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