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Gerald Swanson

Name

Gerald Swanson

Occupation

Retired

Political Office

Assembly dist. 19

Political Affiliation

Republican

How would you describe yourself to voters?

A strong constitutionalist

What do you see as the top issues in this campaign?

Voter integrity. stop government over reach

In your opinion, how would you rate the state’s response to the pandemic? Why?

Not good at all. We should have never shut the state down completely.

Education and local government officials have long asked lawmakers to change the way the state assesses property taxes. That includes raising the current tax threshold. Should lawmakers consider raising those thresholds? If not, what is the best way for governments to raise money for local programs?

Should not raise thresholds. Cut wasteful spending.