Jocolyn Bowser-Bostick

Party: Green

Office: Lt. Governor

Jocolyn was born in Philadelphia and attended public schools in North Philadelphia and Media. She took classes at Yale University and CCP before graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in biology from Temple University. After graduation, she spent about 24 years working as a laboratory technician at a medical research facility & bio-repository. She has first-hand experience with being laid off after decades of employment and having difficulty securing full-time employment. Jocolyn currently works part-time as a pharmacy technician, volunteers, gardens and teaches English as a second language to adult students. She also serves as the Chair of the Green Party of Delaware County PA and as an at-large delegate to the state Steering Committee. She and her husband became the parents of her late brother’s youngest son and eventually homeschooled him so he could get a better education than he was receiving in Chester’s public schools. He now has his Ph.D. in biology and is doing AIDS research.
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Should the minimum wage be raised?

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Regarding gun laws, what generally do you support from the choices below?

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How should marijuana be regulated?

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Should the drawing of district lines be done by an independent system instead of state legislators?

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Were you (or would you have been) in support of the 2016 legislation regulating opioids in Pennsylvania (Act 122, Act 124, Act 125, Act 126)?

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From the choices below, what best represents your view on the wages men and women are paid?

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Regarding Pennsylvania pensions, were you (or would you have been) in favor of the 2017 Senate Bill 1 that introduces a 401K-style component into pension benefits for new hires after 2019?

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From the choices below, what best represents your view on property taxes?

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