Butler, Preble, Darke, Miami, Shelby, Mercer Counties, OH March 7, 2000 Election
Smart Voter David R. Shock

Candidate for
United States Representative; District 8

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Biographical Highlights
  • Party: Libertarian
  • Occupation: Political Science Instructor and Graduate Student
  • Bachelor of Arts degree -- Kent State University (May 1996)
  • Master of Arts degree -- Miami University (December 1997)
  • Formal education in political science and public administration
  • Constitutional requirements for office met: 26 years old, an American citizen, and an Ohio resident my entire life
  • I grew up on a farm in north central Ohio and I understand the challenges that farmers face in the changing economy
Top Priorities if Elected
  • Eliminate the national debt by using the projected budget surplus
  • Help American farmers by promoting free trade policies and opposing protectionism
  • End the federal government's fight against medical marijuana. Let the states decide!
Position Papers
Eliminate the national debt using the projected federal budget surplus
The anticipated proceeds from the anticipated federal budget surplus should be applied towards eliminating the national debt. I oppose efforts by Republicans and Democrats to spend the surplus to "save" Social Security or to cut taxes until the federal debt is paid off.
Key Endorsements
  • Libertarian Party
Campaign Contact Information
Website: http://davidshock.tripod.com/shock2000.html
E-mail: davidshock@yahoo.com

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