Updated: Apr 5, 2021
My upbringing was grounded in tolerance & inclusion by parents who were Eisenhower Republicans.
They imparted the importance of exercising good judgment as being integral to good decisions.
What does being a pragmatic centrist mean? It means governing with compassion & empathy, and,
unlike my opponent, supporting legislation that is thoughtful and helps people, versus fringe
initiatives that are pre-destined to fail.
Being a pragmatic centrist means that I intend to represent all my constituents, and that I will always
lend people an open ear and an open mind.