John grew up in Forest Lake Minnesota before heading to Saint Cloud State University in 2006 to pursue a B.A. in Philosophy. He is currently attending William Mitchell College of Law and is expecting his Juris Doctorate in 2015.
The people who preside within congress gain their funding and power from very powerful corporate sponsored special interest groups. In turn, many of our country's deep rooted problems come from these wealthy corporations having untold powers thanks to the elected officials they are able to push into power. So long as these lobbying efforts continue to have a positive cost-benefit analysis, nothing will change on this front.
Also read up on John's views regarding income inequality, lack of constitutional rights in the United States, taking care of our veterans, re-purposing federal funding to law enforcement, making a real effort to protect nature and the wildlife within it, and improving our flawed education system.