Meet the Candidate: EJ Bernier (Florida)

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Candidate Name:

EJ Bernier

What office are you running for?

Florida House of Representatives District 83

With which party are you running for office?

Democratic Party

Election Date

November 3, 2020

Why are you running for office?

To help my community by tackling the issues that face our working families.

What is the biggest issue facing your community and how do you propose helping?

Access to healthcare is a serious issue in my district. One in three people in my area do not have health insurance. One way we can address this is expanding Medicaid through the ACA.

How do we fix the partisan divide in our country and start working together again?

I’m not sure if we can fix it, but I will try by being honest with people working in good faith with others.

Who is your hero?

My mother is my hero. Even when times were hard, she always put us kids first.

What are your hobbies?

Hanging with my family, camping and kayaking.

What is the most recent book you read?

America, the owners manual by Sen. Bob Graham

Do you have any kids/pets/talking houseplants?

3 boys (Cody 10, Matthew 6, Miles 21 months) and one dog (Layla 9)

How can our readers get involved in your campaign?

By emailing me at

Candidate Social Media:

Website| Facebook | Twitter

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