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Issue Position: The Role of a Congressional Representative

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I believe our forefathers, when they created our government, wanted Congressional Representatives to speak for the people in their District. A Congressional Representative must be independent and exercise good judgment in voting for the legislation that comes before Congress. That means at times voting against their own political party leaders and resisting the influence of special interests. A Congressional Representative must listen to all the people in their District and not consistently give preference to a single minority segment of that District.


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