Linda Sosniak, a Democratic member of the Picture Rocks Borough Council, is running for the Pennsylvania 84th Legislative District. After retiring from years of service with the United States Postal Service, Linda is currently living in Picture Rocks with her husband Johnny. Linda is running to stand up to the “party first” politics in state legislature and aims to keep progressive economic legislation held up in committees, to find cooperative solutions to common problems, and to fight for the everyday needs of families. Linda earned a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management at the University of Phoenix.
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Net neutrality is the principle that mandates Internet service providers should treat all data on the Internet the same, and not discriminate or charge differently by user, content, website, platform, application, type of attached equipment, or method of communication.
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Regarding gun laws, what generally do you support from the choices below?
I believe there should be more restrictions. A three day waiting period, limitations on semi-automatic rifles such as limiting the clip size to 10 rounds, the background check should include a mental health check, and the age should be 21 to have firearms.
From the choices below, what best represents your view on property taxes?
I believe we should provide more state funding for public schools which should reduce property taxes. Revenue can be raised for public schools by removing, the corporate tax loopholes, and charging a severance tax.