Jesse L. Young

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Jesse L. Young
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Washington, District 6
PartyRepublican
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Notre Dame
Personal
ProfessionSenior Business Technology Consultant
Websites
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Jesse L. Young was a 2012 Republican candidate who sought election to the U.S. House representing the 6th Congressional District of Washington.

Biography

Young earned his Bachelor's in Management Information Systems from Notre Dame. He was a systems consultant in Silicon Valley and then traveled around consulting. In 2007, he became the Senior Business Technology Consultant at Russell Investments.[1]

Issues

Young says "As your Congressman, I will:

  • Ensure adequate funding for our military – America must remain strong and we must protect our sea lanes.
  • Repeal or reform business- and job-killing regulation such as Dodd-Frank, Sarbanes-Oxley, and “Obamacare”.
  • Work to strategically defund or streamline ineffective agencies such as the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency), Department of Energy, and FDA (Food and Drug Administration).
  • Promote an all-of-the-above energy policy to uplift our economy and support our small businesses.[2]

Elections

2012

See also: Washington's 6th Congressional District elections, 2012

Young ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing Washington's 6th District. He was defeated in the open primary on August 7, 2012.[3][4]

U.S. House, Washington District 6 Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDerek Kilmer (D) 53.4% 86,436
Green check mark transparent.pngBill Driscoll (R) 18.3% 29,602
Jesse Young (R) 11.2% 18,075
Doug Cloud (R) 8.8% 14,267
David (Ike) Eichner (R) 4.9% 7,966
Eric G. Arentz Jr. (I) 2.5% 4,101
Stephan Andrew Brodhead(R) 0.9% 1,387
Total Votes 161,834

Personal

Young is married with five children.[5]

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