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Sheila E. Hixson (D)*

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Thursday, October 28, 2010

Sheila E. Hixson (D)*

Age: 76

Residence: Silver Spring.

Education: BA, Northern State Teachers College.

Occupation: Consultant.

Elected offices/civic activities: Member, Maryland House of Delegates, 1976-present; member, Maryland Democratic Party; member, National Conference of State Legislators; member, National Organization for Women.

What is the most urgent problem facing your jurisdiction?

"We need to find sources of funding that allow the state and counties to move forward with social programs. For example, we need to continue fully funding K-12 education for a better economy and prioritize safer schools for safer communities."

Why should voters elect you?

"I have had the unique experiences and built the collaborative relationships necessary for dealing with my district's priorities."

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