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.