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United States

U.S. House of RepresentativesCandidate for District 17

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Pierluigi C. Oliverio

Councilmember/High-Tech Worker
5,533 votes (4.2%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Implement bipartisan recommendations on the National Debt.
  • Lower income taxes and maintain the home mortgage deduction
  • Do not pay Congress until it fortifies Social Security

Questions & Answers

Questions from The League of Women Voters of California Education Fund and California Counts, a public media collaboration. (4)

Should immigration laws be changed?  What changes would you support?  Please explain why.
Answer from Pierluigi C. Oliverio:

Support a path to citizenship and/or permanent residency.

Believe all residents of the USA should be fluent in English and that if an undocumented person commits a felony then game over.

The political climate in Washington, D.C. has been extremely partisan in recent years. In that kind of atmosphere, what would you do to get things done while in office?
Answer from Pierluigi C. Oliverio:

I am not beholden to unions, special interest groups or billionaires.

I am also not tied down by political party dogma but instead I am a rational pragmatist.

What, if anything, does the U.S. need to do in order to address national security and terrorism? Please explain your answer in detail.
Answer from Pierluigi C. Oliverio:

It is a top level priority and must be priortized by full funding and vigilance while respecting the right of privacy of law abiding Americans.

The Federal Government plays a part in California water allocation and use through a variety of laws.  What, if any, legislation would you support in an effort to handle water shortages caused by the current and any future drought?
Answer from Pierluigi C. Oliverio:

Priortize water allocation by economic return and health of existing residents.

Landscaping and golf courses in Palm Springs and Palm Desert would have a lower priority 

Who gave money to this candidate?


Total money raised: $0

Top contributors that gave money to support the candidate, by organization:

Pierluigi Oliverio

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