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Jerry McNerney proud of his ‘moderate’ record

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Jerry McNerney

Jerry McNerney

Age: 63.

Education: Doctorate in mathematics, University of New Mexico.

Career: Engineering and energy consultant prior to joining Congress.

Family: Wife, Mary; three grown children.

Posted: Saturday, October 9, 2010 12:00 am | Updated: 6:30 am, Sat Oct 18, 2014.

Jerry McNerney says the 11th Congressional District is always a tough one to win because the political registration between Democrats and Republicans is close.

"It means that I have to be as good a congressman as I possibly can to get elected, which isn't a bad thing. In a district like this, you have to work extra hard," McNerney said.

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5 comments:

  • roy bitz posted at 8:43 am on Mon, Oct 11, 2010.

    roy bitz Posts: 500

    I am really looking forward to attending the Harmer/McNerney debate.
    It is scheduled for 7pm on Tuesday 10/23 at Lowell school in Tracy.
    This debate will be enlightening and entertaining---if McNerney shows up.

     
  • Kim Parigoris posted at 7:57 am on Mon, Oct 11, 2010.

    Kim Parigoris Posts: 470

    I think the icing on the cake is how our Congress voted to scoot out of Washington last week to come home to campaign. This is what we pay them for? We have a campaigner- in -chief running around the country attacking the GOP and the US Chamber of Commerce, trying to stump votes for the DNC. Then a Congress that has crucial issues before them, like the tax cuts, passes a budget enough to keep the government running in their absence and runs home to campaign? The arrogance,, the audacity, the pure disregard for us! McNereny has voted 95% of the time with Pelosi- and yes, Mary, if Pelosi is a moderate, then I guess you can say McNerney is too! And don't get me wrong- if we send Harmer to Congress and he even REMOTELY acts like McNereney, like a lap dog to the party, I will be slamming him in 2012 too! We will keep doing this until we get it right!

     
  • Mary Henschel posted at 12:19 pm on Sat, Oct 9, 2010.

    Mary Henschel Posts: 46

    If you think Nancy Pelosi's "moderate", then I guess this guy is, too.

     
  • Joe Baxter posted at 9:12 am on Sat, Oct 9, 2010.

    Joe Baxter Posts: 1851

    Mc Nerney endorses ObamaCare and the progressive agenda in general,. He needs to be in a NON political career.

     
  • Marcia Pothast posted at 8:15 am on Sat, Oct 9, 2010.

    Marcia Pothast Posts: 11

    Moderate? I don't think so. No way, get him out of there. His vote the party line policy lead to the mess we are in. And he refused to hold town meeting, because he didn't want to hear what we had to say. Sorry phone town meetings are for cowards. We must elect Harmer.

     
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