Protect the Joint Base & Enhance Homeland Security

Kate worked with federal and local officials to demand Burlington County’s share of regional Urban Areas Security Initiative (UASI) funding that is currently being improperly hoarded by politicians in Philadelphia.

Moreover, she has been a leader in helping to ward off a future BRAC closure at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst (JBMDL) by implementing the state’s most successful farmland preservation program, including around the borders of the base, and also by allowing the Joint Base to become energy independent by advocating for a clean natural gas pipeline running from JBMDL in Burlington County all the way into Ocean County.