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Event Name:April 12 - Dallas City Council Districts 4 & 6, also DISD District 5 Candidate Forums
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April 12
Dallas City Council Districts 4 & 6, also DISD District 5 Candidate Forums

Dallas City Council District 4
What issue do you think is most important to the city?
Equity Funding, Investment of City Dollars for Infrastructure   Officer Training and Retention   Acquiring and maintaining a competitive police force    Infrastructure
What issue do you think is most important to your district?
Needs of District 4 - Equity Funding, Investment of City Dollars for Infrastructure   Quality of Life, which includes, Public Safety, Infrastructure, Code Compliance, and Animal Control.   The need for education in order to prevent poverty and apathy   Unity and sense of community
What is your favorite quote?
"There can be no progress without a Struggle." -Frederick Douglass   "The Only Reason You and I Are Here is to Serve the Citizens of Dallas", this is the mantra in which my professional career was groomed.   “We cannot seek achievement for ourselves and forget about the progress and prosperity for our community.” ~ Cesar Chavez   “It always seems impossible, until it is done.” -Nelson Mandela. 
 

Dallas City Council District 6

What issue do you think is most important to the city?
Infrastructure   City budget crisis   Building equity into every policy so all residents have a fair shot at achieving the American Dream.
What issue do you think is most important to your district?
Housing/Public Safety   Higher standards for students starting from Pre-K   Equity in housing, wages, and overall quality of life.
What is your favorite quote?
"Together We Win." "Juntos ganamos"   "Almighty and most merciful Father, we humbly beseech thee, of thy great goodness, to restrain these moderate rains with which we have had to contend grant us fair weather for battle. Graciously hear hearken to us as soldiers who call upon three that, armed with thy power we may advance from victory to victory, and crush the oppression and wickedness of our enemies and established they justice among men and nations. Amen."   "Si Se Puede" -Dolores Huerta & Cesar Chavez


DISD District 5
What issue do you think is most important to DISD?
Early Childhood and Retain teachers (Senior/Season with experience)  Retain students      Educated workforce. PTECH promotes college and career readiness.    Inclusion 
What issue do you think is most important to your district?
Parental Involvement, Closing of Schools    Safe Learning Environments, Equitable Resources, and Transparency and Accountability   Equity in education
What is your favorite quote?
 "If you tell me I may forget, if your show I might not remember; but if you involve me I will understand."   “Involvement brings Investment”   “The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character – that is the goal of true education.” -Martin Luther King Jr.
Event Date:4/12/2019
Event Time:7:30 AM - 9:00 AM Central
Location:Hotel Crescent Court
400 Crescent Court
Crescent Ballroom
Dallas, TX 75201

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