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Karen Elizabeth Porter County Council 8

Karen Elizabeth Porter

Karen Elizabeth Porter for County Council, 8

Organizations
Location
Lanham
District / Locality
8
County
Prince George's County
Political Affiliation
Democrat
Office
County Council
Incumbency
Challenger
Election Date
06/26/2018

FULL PROFILE

Position Spectrum Key
  • NOT APPLICABLE
    N/A
  • STRONGLY OPPOSE
    O+
  • OPPOSE
    O
  • NEUTRAL
    N
  • SUPPORT
    S
  • STRONGLY SUPPORT
    S+

Quick Bio

• United States Army Veteran • Formal Federal Government Employee • Educator Prince George’s County Public School • Dept. of Corrections District of Columbia • Certified Pastor by the Supreme Court of the District of Columbia. • Advocate for the Anti-Bullying Campaign and Policy in the Prince George’s County School System • Advocate for Head Start Program in implementing Applied Behavior Analyst (ABA) Therapy through insurance claims. • Advocate for the Arc of Maryland • Philanthropist • Prince George’s County Board of Elections Judge

My Positions

SUPPORT
S

Decriminalization of Marijuana

“I support medical use of marijuana because it may curb use of addictive opioids, however I do not support irresponsible recreational use. To often teenage and young adults indulge in marijuana use that impair human development and expected functionality. ”

STRONGLY SUPPORT
S+

Education

“I fully support investment in the Prince George's County Public School system to better support teachers and improve student outcomes.”

STRONGLY SUPPORT
S+

Roads

“As Prince George's County has experiences record grow, we must invest into making our roadways safer for commuters.”

Organizations I Support

American Federation for Children
American Federation of Teachers
American Federation of State/County/Municipal Employees
Wounded Warrior Project
American Legion

Message Board

Community First!

60 Volunteers

Volunteers and donations are welcome. District 8 represents the following communities: *Camp Springs * Andrews AFB * Clinton * Forest Heights * Glass Manor * Fort Washington * Marlow Heights * Oxon Hill * Temple Hills. Come join us for a campaign for positive change. "Together We Can and We will Change Our Community to Impact the Next Generation"

DEADLINE: 04/20/18

Paid for by Committe of Unity for Karen Porter by Authority of Candace Wilson, Treasurer