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1. Now that the Affordable Care Act has been implemented, what changes or improvements would you like to see Congress make? RESPONSES
2. One of the areas in which the United States is falling behind is infrastructure, particularly transportation infrastructure--highways and bridges, public, port facilities, rail transport and other mass transit. How do you think these improvements should be financed, and what should the role of the federal government be? RESPONSES
3. A recent report on climate change calls attention to the issue of rising sea levels. Since you would be (if elected) representing a coastal state (23 of the 50 states have some seacoast), what actions should Congress take to help us address the potential damage to property and the economy along the coast? RESPONSES
4. What role should the federal government play in funding K-12 and higher education, and what should its priorities be? RESPONSES