|Residence:||Clear Lake, MN|
Statement from the candidate:
I feel that we in Sherburne County-HD16B have not been adequately represented in St. Paul. Transportation, education, health care and job creation are the four most important areas of concern for the voters in 16B.
Home: Clear Lake Township-23years
Education:B.S. degree in education, St. Cloud State University, 1972
Family: Wife, Pam, 2 grown sons, Todd and Scott
Occupation: United Parcel Service driver, retired
* Charter member of the Wright/Sherburne Youth Baseball Assn.
*State Fire Warden
*Teamsters Local 638
*Becker School Board, 3 terms
*Board of Directors of the Wright Technical Center, 6 years
*Former Sherburne County DFL Chair
*6th Congressional District Executive Committee-DFL
*Member of the Northstar lobbyist group, All Aboard
*Member of Friends of Sherburne Wildlife Refuge
*Substitute special education paraprofessional, St. Cloud Schools
*Substitute bus driver, Becker Schools
On the Issues:
|Should increased taxes be considered as part of a solution to a projected budget deficit?
|Should gambling be expanded in Minnesota to generate new revenue for the state?
|Should state funds — directly or indirectly — be used to build new sports facilities for the Twins and Vikings?
|Do you support Gov Pawlenty's
JOBZ zones program?
|Should K-12 spending in Minnesota be curtailed in order to balance a projected budget deficit?
|Should a constitutional amendment be presented to voters that would ban same-sex marriage in Minnesota?
|Should the state spend money for expanding mass transit options in Minnesota?
|Should there be additional restrictions on abortion in Minnesota?
|Should the Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program, which seeks to protect wildlife habitat and wetlands by paying farmers for taking marginal lands out of agriculture production, be supported?
|Should the state's subsidized health care program be trimmed in order to reduce a projected budget deficit?