Deb Fischer (NE)
Pros & Cons of the Keystone Pipeline
-will bring essential infrastructure to North American oil producers.
-provide jobs for many Americans
-long term energy independence
-economic boost to Americans
-could essentially be bad for the environment
-will negatively affect local and national economies
-unemployment will rise
-poor & working people will be disproportionally affected
Pros & Cons of Increasing Minimum Wage
-will put money towards the people who actually need it.
-boost consumer spending
-accelerate the nation's economic recovery
-increase employee productivity
-first time workers face risk of getting a job
-all teens will be harmed by the increase
-compels businesses to cut back on their workforce
The Platform of U.S. Senate member Deb Fischer
-Member of the Environment & Public Works Committee.
-Stands for defending the United States and is supportive of fully funding our critical defense priorities.
-Believes that "out of control" government spending needs to be cut.
-Keeping our boarders secure is a primary responsibility of the federal government.
-Strong supporter of the 21st Amendment & the right to bare arms.
-Graduated with a degree in education.
-Known for her conservative & environmental stewardship.
-First elected to the Valentine Rural High School board.
-Then elected president of the Nebraska Association of School Boards.
-In 2004 she was elected to represent the 43rd Legislative District.
-Elected U.S. Senate in 2012.