Application for Congressional Commission for Anthony Benedict

Contact Information

Full Name

Anthony Benedict

Eligible for commission

ineligible

Party Affiliation

Democrat

Occupation

I'm currently a Street Supervisor with RTD. The previous positions I've held over the past 10 years are: Bus Operator-RTD Server-Olive Garden Barista-Starbucks Student Technician-CU Boulder OIT

Educational Background

CU Boulder- Chemistry Major, Political Science Minor-Not finished Erie High School-Diploma

Zip Code

80003

Congressional District
7

Background

Past Political Activity

I've donated to Bernie Sanders' Campaign.

List of Political and Civic Organizations belonged to

I've volunteered at Arvada Food Bank.

Organization and Advocacy Experience

None.

Statement

I believe it's my civic duty to help create fair districts and work toward eliminating gerrymandering. I believe the right to vote extends beyond political perception. I'm adamantly against any policy that disenfranchises voters and I strongly believe every vote counts, regardless of which side it's for.

Statement on Working with Consensus

I believe I'm a logical person and through clear, valid reasoning I'll be able to create agreement among the commissioners. My focus will be to create districts that are balanced to the fullest extent possible.

Relevant Analytic Skills for Commission

As a supervisor with RTD, I'm frequently required to analyze situations without any bias. After gathering all the information I have to act to resolve any problems. By remaining calm, collected, and impartial I'm able to focus and create a solution to any problem I come across.

Demographics

Racial categories the applicant identifies with:
Caucasian
Applicant identifies with the following gender

Male