Elect Marckeith DeJesus
United States Senate 2020

               Meet Marckeith DeJesus

Born in Manhattan NY on July 22 and reared in Augusta, GA, Marckeith completed his education in the Richmond County public school system. Marckeith attended Savannah State University and moved to Atlanta in April 1998. 

Marckeith is a member of the following organizations: NAACP Atlanta Chapter, Urban League of Atlanta, the Healthcare Financial Management Association and the American Association of Healthcare Administrative Management where he currently serves as the Co-Chair of the Legislative Liaison Committee; he is also active with the Alzheimer’s Association, Jacobs Healing Hands and the GA Democratic Party.

Marckeith supports and is passionate about:

 

  • Common Sense Gun Safety
  • Slowing Climate change and protecting the environment 
  • Transitioning from a minimum wage to a Livable wage
  • Medicaid expansion
  • Continued funding for Medicare and Social Security
  • Voter Rights & protecting the Voting Rights Act
  • Education
  • Competitive pay for Educators
  • Military & Veteran affairs
  • Criminial Justice Reform
  • Equal Rights 
  • Protecting Dreamers and immigrants
  • Small Businesses
  • Women's rights
  • Equal pay for equal work
  • Protecting the ACA