Candidate Survey: Cory Koons for Baltimore County Board of Education, District 1
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Board of Education
District, if applicable*
Social Media Accounts*
Why are you running for office?*
I am not happy with the state of our schools
Who do you consider your political role model, and why?*
i do not really consider myself as a political person. I just want to see the schools do better
What is your favorite book about politics and policy, and why?*
What will be your top priority in office?*
Improving the physical an structural state of the schools.
What is the biggest issue facing your area?*
the schools are wildly imbalanced and basic functions (bussing, food, safety) are not being met.
What are the three biggest issues facing Maryland?*
high cost of living, safety, and polarized political climate
What is your position on life issues? (abortion, assisted suicide)*
What is your position on taxes and spending?*
Taxes should be used efficiently and before adding additional tax burden the existing funds should be used effectively.
What is your position on gun rights?*
What is your position on the legalization of marijuana?*
What is your position on the current three-tiered system for the sale and distribution of alcohol?*
What is your position on land use, growth, and development?*
Land use ties in closely with school services. School impact should be a major component to expansion and development. I would like to see more affordable housing overall and particularly single family housing.
What is your position on crime and public safety?*
I can speak to it within the school setting. the inconsistency of punishment and the behavioral issues associated with isolation are causing major issues for the schooling of our youth
What is your position on county tax caps?*
Was Joe Biden legitimately elected President of the United States in the November 2020 Election?*
Do you pledge to accept the results of your election?*