Timothy M.

Timothy M.

Centrist Project Founding Member
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TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF

I am a father, veteran, and government employee from Minnesota. 

WHAT DOES BEING A "CENTRIST" MEAN TO YOU, AND WHY DID YOU GET INVOLVED?

For me, being a "Centrist" is about focusing on realistic and mutually beneficial solutions to problems while acting as a bridge between two overly polarized political parties.

I chose to become involved because I feel the current two-party system no longer effectively represents the views of the majority of Americans who reside closer to the middle of the political spectrum.   

WHAT IS A POLICY ISSUE YOU ARE PASSIONATE ABOUT AND WHY?

Tax Reform - Creating a simplified and fair system of tax without the overly complex system of credit, exemptions, and loop-holes.

Veteran Care - Reforming the Department of Veteran Affairs to keep the promised made to our veterans who served and sacrificed.

Education Reform - Making education and the resources required to receive a quality secondary and post secondary education possible for everyone.

HOW DO YOU THINK WE CAN UNITE OUR COUNTRY AND FIX POLITICS?

I wholly believe that a "Centrist" presence in state and federal government is the key to forcing the current Republican and Democrat establishment to start working together and make meaningful, reasonable, and sensible legislation a reality.