Jan Gardner (Democratic)
To ensure a smooth transition to Charter Government, I will work with the council to develop a strategic plan with shared goals and a shared vision. I will establish a functional working relationship, based on mutual respect and trust, to ensure open government and to develop a governing consensus. I (answer exceeds word limit)
Blaine R. Young (Republican)
Working with the County Council, I will continue to work to bring more jobs to Frederick County. I am proud to say that since January 2011, the Frederick County unemployment rate has dropped from 6.9 percent to 5.6 percent. Finally, I will continue my fiscally conservative management of the budget.
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