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March 3, 2020 — Primary Election
Estados Unidos

Cámara de Representantes del los Estados UnidosCandidato para Distrito 43

Photo de Joe E. Collins, III

Joe E. Collins, III

Infante de la Marina jubilado
14,189 votos (11%)Winning
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Mis 3 prioridades principales

  • Traer Empleos de Calidad a nuestro distrito.
  • Revisar el sistema educativo.
  • Reconstruir nuestra infraestructura para apoyar a las pequeñas empresas y la expansión de la vivienda.

Experiencia

Experiencia

Profesión:Marino Jubilado de los Estados Unidos
Primer Oficial Maquinista de Aviación de la Marina de EE. UU., Marina de EE. UU. (2004–2017)
Primer Oficial Maquinista de Aviación de la Marina de EE. UU., Marina de EE. UU. (2004–2017)

Educación

University of Phoenix Licenciatura en Humanidades (Bachelor of Arts, B.A.) en Contabilidad (actualment)
Marina de EE. UU. Defensor Certificado de Víctimas de Violación y Agresión Sexual - Marina de EE. UU. (2017)
World financial group Agente de Seguros de Vida y Salud (2015)

Actividades comunitarias

Community Organizer, Community Reflections (2019–current)

Biografía

Joe Collins is a 13 1/2 year Navy Veteran from South LA. He grew up at 104th and Normandy, and knows this district all too well; Extreme amounts of Homelessness, Crime, Lack of Quality Education, and High Gang Activity.
 
While Joe was a freshman in high school, he and his family were sitting at his Grandfathers Church in South LA one Sunday afternoon. Meanwhile, a drive-by shooting was happening outside of their family house. Upon returning home, they found that bullets had made their way through the windows and into the cushions of the family sofa. 
This was the moment that Joe Collins’ mother made a decision for her children, that would change their lives forever. She decided to move her family to a suburb outside of Dallas Texas (Joes mother is still a teacher in the suburbs of Dallas). 
  
After attending high school in Texas, Joe made the most important decision of his life; Joe Collins joined the U.S. Navy.

Joe worked on and trained thousands of sailors on many types of aircraft including the F-18 Super Hornet, E6 Mercury, and the MH60 Sea-hawk. With the help of the U.S. Navy, he also became a licensed financial professional, as well as a Certified Counselor for rape and sexual assault victims. Joe also was a recruiter and earned numerous honors and awards. This was a role Joe enjoyed immensely, as he had the pleasure of jump-starting the future careers for many of our young American leaders of today. 
Joe proudly served during the successful campaign, “Operation Iraqi Freedom”. Joe left the U.S. Navy in Sept 2017, knowing he had to continue serving his country, and this time it would be in a Leadership role in politics. 
 
After the divisiveness and rhetoric of the 2016 elections, Joe Collins felt the aftermath of what is still going on today. The media were creating unnecessary anger, party lines were separating further, nobody was listening with an educated ear, and everyone was talking with no purpose or plan for a better future. 
 
Since already taking an oath to defend our country and its people, the decision to serve and defend those without a voice in California’s 43rd District was one he would proudly make. 
 
Joe Collins upholds the Constitution of the United States of America, and promotes fair treatment, equality, and respect for all citizens of our great country. America deserves a leader who will fight for its people and California needs a leader who will properly represent its people! 

Preguntas y Respuestas

Preguntas de League of Women Voters of California (3)

What financing method(s) would you support to repair or improve roads, rails, ports, airports, the electrical grid, and other infrastructure in the U.S.?
Respuesta de Joe E. Collins, III:

Each city, county and state has an infrastructure budget. We must hold our local and state officials responsible for insuring our infrustructure is in tack and we must make sure that our officials are usig the budget created to ensure our infrastrucure is kept up to date. 

What programs or legislation, if any, would you support to help Americans of all ages to secure affordable health care?
Respuesta de Joe E. Collins, III:

I would support an open market program that forces health care companies to compete with each other to gain the business of the people. Closed market health care concepts drives the cost of health care up. 

Describe an immigration policy that you would support if presented to the House of Representatives.
Respuesta de Joe E. Collins, III:

I support our current immigration policy. I am not a supporter of sanctuary cities. I belive if you want to enter into the United States then you must do so under our current laws. 

¿Quién proporcionó dinero a este candidato?

Contribuciones

Dinero total recaudado: $1,230,937

Principales contribuyentes que dieron dinero para apoyar al candidato, por organización:

1
Employees of G H Palmer Associates
$5,600
2
Employees of The Lafayette Corp
$5,557
3
Employees of Eaton Capital Management, Inc
$2,800
4
Employees of Crow Holdings
$2,700
5
Employees of Priderock Capital Partners
$2,500
5
Employees of SAFTI FIRST
$2,500

Más información acerca de contribuciones

Por estado:

California 30.12%
Texas 14.78%
Florida 10.35%
Arizona 3.24%
Other 41.51%
30.12%14.78%10.35%41.51%

Por tamaño:

Contribuciones grandes (20.68%)
Contribuciones pequeñas (79.32%)
20.68%79.32%

Por tipo:

De organizaciones (0.00%)
De individuos (100.00%)
100.00%
Fuente: Análisis de datos de la Comisión Federal Electoral de MapLight.

Creencias poliza

Filosofía política

Leadership is setting a new direction or vision. Someone that inspires others and has a commitment to the ones they lead. Our district has only led our District to MORE CRIME, MORE POVERTY, and a LESSER QUALITY OF LIFE.

I, Joe Collins have gained valuable leadership experience in the U.S. NAVY. I’m going to bring that experience back home to our community to REDUCE CRIME, CREATE JOBS, and MAKE YOU PROUD TO SAY, “I LIVE IN SOUTH L.A.”.

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