Dear Neighbor,

Please take a moment to fill out the following survey. Hearing from you will help me to better represent our district at the Capitol.

I encourage you to contact me at anytime throughout the legislative session with your input, questions, comments and suggestions. I look forward to hearing from you and thank you in advance for your participation.

Jay McNamar
House of Representatives
District 12A

* 1. Have you or a family member experienced a job loss, foreclosure or wage freeze in the last year?

* 2. Do you support legalizing marijuana for medical purposes in Minnesota?

* 3. Governor Dayton is proposing to invest in education including funding for all-day kindergarten. Are you supportive of state funded all-day kindergarten?

* 4. Minnesota currently has a $1.1 billion structural budget deficit this biennium. The previous legislature borrowed $2.2 billion from schools to balance the budget. Do you support borrowing as a means of balancing the budget without raising revenue?

* 5. Currently, Minnesotans pay 6.875% in sales tax. Do you support expanding the sales tax to clothing and a number of new items and services while reducing the sales tax rate to 5.5%?

* 6. Minnesotans defeated the Marriage Amendment in 2012. Do you think that the legislature should pass marriage equality legislation in 2013?

* 7. Do you support investing in light rail and transit to boost economic growth and create jobs?

* 8. What part, if any, of the state budget would you like the legislature to cut?

* 9. Do you support or oppose stronger background checks for those who purchase guns?

* 10. Do you support or oppose silica sand mining in Minnesota? This process supports fracking.

* 11. Please let me know if you have any other concerns or comments:

* 12. Please take a moment to add your postal address. This information is confidential and will not be shared or used for any other purpose.

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