Congressional Candidate And Penn Alum Kim Ford Spoke About Role Of Community In Politics
Congressional candidate and Penn alum Kim Ford spoke about role of community in politics
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In her return to campus, 2008 School of Arts and Sciences graduate Kim R. Ford spoke to Penn students in Houston Hall about the difficulties of campaign finances and the importance of representing the community over political partisanship on March 16.
Penn In Washington invited Ford to talk about her campaign experiences while running for Congress.
Ford served on the Obama Administration, where she assisted in leading the implementation of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, which had the goal of saving existing jobs and creating new ones as soon as possible. She works locally to better the …