The Race for the 2nd District Congressional Seat ContinuesLast Edited:
Van Drew and Grossman said they both agree on the fact the United States government is currently very divided but Grossman said he holds certain groups responsible.
“Every single problem I see can be fixed, but I fear the Democrats don’t want to fix the program," said Grossman. "The Democrats want to chop people up into little groups that are angry, resentful, and hateful toward each other because then people need the Democrats to protect them. I want people to be self-reliant, comfortable, prosperous, and happy. And that’s the America we once had and we can make that America once again.”
Both candidates discussed multiple issues facing the country that they feel most passionate about.
“We’ve got to defend our country, from basically an invasion of people who just want to tear this country apart," said Grossman. "We’ve got to build the wall, we’ve got to pay for the wall, we’ve got to enforce our immigration laws.
“I’m adamantly opposed to that," said Van Drew. "I don’t deny that we may need to do research in areas, and I am very supportive of renewables but I also know that we for a while at least, are going to depend on fossil fuels as well.”
Grossman has expressed that he will be proud to be to support President Donald Trump in any way that he can, while Van Drew said that he may be a Democrat, but believes in bipartisanship and said he does not see people as left or right.
Polling places open Tuesday morning at 6 a.m. and will remain until 8 p.m.
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