Office: PA House ( District: 51 )
From Fayette and Somerset Counties; born, 1957 in Pennsylvania; employed, United Mine; jury commissioner, Fayette County (2001-2006); unsuccessful campaign, Pennsylvania House of Representatives (2004); elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 2006; reelected to serve 4 more consecutive terms; unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House (2016).
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How the candidate answered on the issues
Should businesses have the right to deny services based on the customer's sexual orientation/gender identity? State / National
How should drug addiction - such as heroin addiction - be treated? State / National
Should regulations be created to limit how prescription painkillers are prescribed? State / National
What is your view on Climate Change? State / National
Do you support net neutrality? State / National
Regarding gun laws, what generally do you support from the choices below? State / National
Should we be more or less involved in helping to manage international affairs? State / National
How should Pennsylvania regulate marijuana? State
Should the drawing of district lines be done by an independent system instead of state legislators? State
How should the general assembly balance the state budget? State
Should the minimum wage be raised? State / National
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