John Lively

State Representative, 7th District

Photo: John Lively

Democrat, Independent

City where I live: Springfield

Skills: Heavy Equipment Manufacturing; Computer Chip Manufacturing; Economic Development; Software Support Centers

3 things I will do if I win:

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1. Review and account for previous budget expenditures; focus on sustaining over the next few years; prioritize any new requests

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2. Limits on campaign contributions; more transparency for all categories; options for public financing of campaigns

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3. Focus on skills training for workers needing new skills, improve process for moving from high school to workforce; provide support services for those needing training