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Leonard Jenkins | N.C. House District 17 Democratic primary candidate




What is the top issue in your race and how would you address it? The greatest concern for me to address is the high rate of unemployment across this state and the nation. I plan to use my experience as an Economic Development Member, and other life learned experiences at the state level to develop incentive packages that show case the bset of Brunswick county and other southeastern counties. We want to attack green jobs. Jobs that fit well into your communities.

What in your experience has most prepared you for this office? Why? The experience that has prepared me for this position is just been life in general. All of the experiences that that range from growing up on a farm to serving in the Unites\d States Air Force for 20 years, to working in the one of the greatest school districts, "Brunswick County" and interacting with the residents. All of this helped to shape who I am and gives me the drive to do more for the people, county and state that I love so dearly.

3. How do you gauge the will of the people? I gauge the will of the people by talking to them