2014 Legislative Questionnaire

 

    Dear Neighbor:

    As your State Senator, your views are important to me. The questionnaire below is your opportunity to let your voice be heard. This is your chance to express your opinion on important issues facing our state and community.

    Thank you for taking the time to participate. Please remember my office is always available to assist you and your family. Additionally, you can contact me at anytime on my website to share your thoughts and opinions on issues important to you.

    Sincerly,

    Senator George D. Maziarz

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    Common Core is a new set of national educational standards in the English Language Arts and Mathematics for Grades K-12. These standards are meant to increase college and career readiness, but there are many critics who say the high stakes testing does more harm than good.

    Hydraulic fracturing, also called hydrofracking, is the process of drilling for natural gas and oil in the ground. Water, mixed with other components, is pumped into the ground to create cracks that release the gas into specially-designed wells for collection.