Candidate Survey: Jake Mohorovic for Delegate, District 6
Jacob J. Mohorovic, Jr. aka Jake
Office Sought and District
Delegate. 6 LD
Archbishop Curley HS and Dundalk HS
Towson University. Bachelor of Science in Political Science and Economics
University of Baltimore. Masters of Public Administration
Employment covered the Executive, Legislative and Judicial branches. Agencies included Md. District Court, Md. Dept. of Housing and Community Development and Md. Dept. of Business and Economic Development nka Md. Dept. of Commerce.
Maryland House of Delegates
1995 to 2003
Contact by email … firstname.lastname@example.org
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Why are you running for office?
I support Governor Larry Hogan. Common sense approach to governing.
Who do you consider your political role model, and why?
President John F. Kennedy. Public service is a worthy endeavor.
Congresswoman Helen Bentley and Congressman Clarence Long.
Both constituent service oriented.
What is your favorite book about politics and policy, and why?
Profiles in Courage.
Americans seeking the American solution.
What will be your top priority in the General Assembly?
Bipartisanship for a brighter future for Maryland.
What is the biggest issue facing your district?
From a health perspective, opiods.
What are the three biggest issues facing Maryland?
Aging under ground infrastructure, safe schools and the need for mental health programs.
What is your position on life issues? (abortion, assisted suicide)
Regarding abortion. I am happy every day that my parents brought me into the world to experience life. Regarding assisted suicide, it is a tragic sad way to end one’s life.
What is your position on taxes and spending?
“The problem is not that people are taxed too little, the problem is that government spends too much”. President Ronald Reagan.
What is your position on gun rights?
2nd Amendment to the Constitution of the United State of America states a well regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms SHALL NOT BE INFRINGED. A free people ought not only be armed and disciplined, but they should have sufficient arms and ammunition to maintain the status of independence from any who might attempt to abuse them, which would include their own government.
PRESIDENT GEORGE WASHINGTON.
What is your position on education?
Education is the KEY to one’s future.
What is your position on the legalization of marijuana?
Medical marijuana is fine.
Regarding recreational marijuana, Maryland should study its impact in the several other states that currently approve of recreational marijuana.
What is your position on the current three-tiered system for the sale and distribution of alcohol?
I have no experience regarding this topic.
Legislators can receive $101 per day for lodging and $47 per day for meals during the 90-day General Assembly session. If elected, do you plan to accept these benefits? Why or why not?
Lodging will depend upon weather conditions.
Regarding the meal per day allowance, depends upon the work schedule.
There is a culture of depravity and sexual harassment prevalent in the Maryland General Assembly. As a legislator, how will you work to end this culture of depravity and to ensure that those who commit these acts are removed from the General Assembly?
Currently the General Assembly is addressing this subject. Removal is an option as well as mandatory counselling.