While in the Senate, Steve Henson fought to speed up our criminal justice system and to make it more effective, efficient and fair.
* For those convicted of violent offenses, he has supported "truth in sentencing" and tougher sentences.
* Supported measures to fight fraud and abuse of our elderly.
* Restored funds spent on domestic violence investigation and prosecution.
* Steve Henson supports addressing the root cause of drug abuse through prevention, counseling and education. He recognizes the effectiveness of organized recreation programs in combating drugs among our young people and will work to expand programs in the district.