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LWV League of Women Voters of St Louis Information Service
Saint Louis County, MO August 5, 2008 Election
Smart Voter

Maria N. Chappelle-Nadal
Answers Questions

Candidate for
State Representative; District 72; Democratic Party


The questions were prepared by the League of Women Voters of Saint Louis and asked of all candidates for this office.
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Questions & Answers

1. What are your Qualifications for Office? (50 word limit)

My qualifications include: Working as a community activist, having a genuine concern about social justice issues, being ready to stand up and defend progressive issues even when unpopular, strong research skills, ability to synthesize information for floor debate and working for former Lt. Governor Joe Maxwell in a statewide capacity.

2. What plans do you have to address your top three priorities? (50 word limit)

As for public education, I seek a comprehensive approach w/o vouchers. For seniors, we MUST direct state funds to in-home care services. As for the environment, I will continue to support consumer-friendly incentives and policy that will allow Missourians to consciously invest in high-efficiency products.

Responses to questions asked of each candidate are reproduced as submitted to the League.  Candidates' statements are presented as submitted. Word limits apply for each question. Direct references to opponents are not permitted.

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