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Rob Hogg on Government Reform

 

 


Focus on campaign-finance reform and voting rights

Hogg identified the pillars of his campaign as campaign-finance reform, combating climate change and getting Congress to work, calling a government shutdown "one of the most unpatriotic things Congress can do."

Hogg cited his experience with flood recovery & flood protection, mental health efforts & work on education bills. He plans to include in his campaign gun control, raising the minimum wage, and "protecting civil rights, voting rights & marriage rights, because we don't want to go backward."

Source: The Gazette on 2016 Iowa Senate race , Sep 24, 2015

Repeal the Citizens United Supreme Court decision

Hogg said he will focus on campaign finance reform, including repealing the Citizens United Supreme Court decision, which opened the door for unlimited super PAC spending.

Hogg said the biggest challenge to his campaign will be raising enough money to allow him to travel to "communicate with Iowans across our state." He said social media will help with that goal.

Source: Des Moines Register on 2016 Iowa Senate race , Sep 22, 2015

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