Candidate Name: Ed Sutton
What office are you running for?
South Carolina State Representative District 114
With which party are you running for office?
November 3rd 2020
Why are you running for office?
To ensure the next generation has greater opportunities than my generation. Keep pushing the ball forward 🙂
What is the biggest issue facing your community and how do you propose helping?
Flooding: Prevent over development, outlaw fill and build developments in the Lowcountry. Fund flood water drainage projects. Education: Fight for better teacher pay/benefits and limits to class room sizes. Ensure teachers have the support they deserve from the school system.
How do we fix the partisan divide in our country and start working together again?
Be the example. Disagree without making personal attacks, stay professional. Also spend time with people who have different viewpoints. A personal one of one interaction is more likely to yield positive results than online discourse.
Who is your hero?
What are your hobbies?
Travel, Running and volunteering with neighbors.
What is the most recent book you read?”
Baby book: Twelve hours’ sleep by 12 weeks old.
Do you have any kids/pets/talking houseplants?
Our first child is due in two months! We also live with a crazy dog named Walter; he has never met a stranger.
How can our readers get involved in your campaign?
Help share our message and volunteers that are willing to go door to door.
Post created from answers submitted by candidate to our Meet the Candidate survey.