Candidate Survey: Josephine Wang for State Senate, District 17
Office Sought and District
State Senator from LD 17
MA and BA in Education from George Washington U and Queens College
Former nominee for House of Delegates, LD 17
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Why are you running for office?
Oppose sanctuary state for MD
Who do you consider your political role model, and why?
What is your favorite book about politics and policy, and why?
It’s not where you’re from, it’s where you’re going that counts!
What will be your top priority in the General Assembly?
What is the biggest issue facing your district?
What are the three biggest issues facing Maryland?
Sanctuary state, school safety and transportation
What is your position on life issues? (abortion, assisted suicide)
Don’t use public money for abortion! One can choose to kill fetus using private moneu
What is your position on taxes and spending?
Less tax but more private donations
What is your position on gun rights?
For individual freedom of protect and speech.
What is your position on education?
Safety, nurturing, private schools to provide parents a choice.
What is your position on the legalization of marijuana?
Medicinal purposes are fine.
What is your position on the current three-tiered system for the sale and distribution of alcohol?
Privatize this instead of state controlled.
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?
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?