Andrew Friedson (D): Montgomery County Council District 1 Candidate

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Andrew Friedson (D)

Website: Andrew Friedson for County Council District 1
Facebook: Andrew Friedson for Montgomery County Council
Twitter: @amfriedson
Instagram: amfriedson

Financing: Traditional

Contact Information
Email: info@andrewfriedson.com
Town: Bethesda

Candidate Andrew Friedson

  • District 1 Candidates Face Off on DLC, Amazon

    Seven Democrats vying to be the next to represent District 1 on the Montgomery County Council showed off their differences Thursday night at a forum hosted by Friends of White Flint. On issues such as the privatization of the Department of Liquor Control, the potential arrival of Amazon and even debt revealed differences among the candidates. https://youtu.be/eZGrEfzOrus DLC ...
  • Andrew Friedson (D) Identifies Top Infrastructure Projects for White Flint, Pike District Area

    Andrew Friedson, Democratic candidate for Montgomery County Council in District 1, participated in the April 12, 2018 Candidates’ Forum hosted by Friends of White Flint. Amy Ginsburg moderated the forum. Friedson responded to this question: “There are many infrastructure projects discussed in the two White Flint sector plans, including Bus Rapid Transit, broad sidewalks, the transformation ...
  • Andrew Friedson (D) Supports/Opposes Efforts to Sign a Deal with Amazon for Second Headquarters in Montgomery County

    Andrew Friedson, Democratic candidate for Montgomery County Council in District 1, participated in the April 12, 2018 Candidates’ Forum hosted by Friends of White Flint. Amy Ginsburg moderated the forum. Friedson responded to this question: “As everyone knows, Montgomery County is in the running for Amazon’s second headquarters.  Imagine you have one minute with Amazon’s selection ...
  • Andrew Friedson (D) Identifies Strategy to Develop a White Flint, North Bethesda Area

    Andrew Friedson, Democratic candidate for Montgomery County Council in District 1, participated in the April 12, 2018 Candidates’ Forum hosted by Friends of White Flint. Amy Ginsburg moderated the forum. Friedson responded to this question: “White Flint or North Bethesda lacks a sense of place. So how would you do placemaking in our neighborhood?” https://youtu.be/OlG3hw6ZZ0U The candidates participating in ...
  • Andrew Friedson (D) Participates in Council District 1 Candidates’ Forum

    Andrew Friedson, Democratic candidate for Montgomery County Council in District 1, participated in the April 12, 2018 Candidates’ Forum hosted by Friends of White Flint. Amy Ginsburg moderated the forum. Friedson made the following opening statement. https://youtu.be/gAe-J5Z-FGI Friedson made this closing statement. https://youtu.be/uG7y60EwnwA The candidates participating in this forum included Bill Cook, Pete Fosselman, Andrew Friedson, Ana Sol Gutierrez, Jim ...
  • Andrew Friedson (D) Supports/Opposes Privatization of Liquor Sales in Montgomery County

    Andrew Friedson, Democratic candidate for Montgomery County Council in District 1, participated in the April 12, 2018 Candidates’ Forum hosted by Friends of White Flint. Amy Ginsburg moderated the forum. Friedson responded to this question: “Currently Montgomery County has a monopoly on alcohol sales. Do you believe that the sale of alcohol should be privatized or ...
  • Andrew Friedson’s (D) Plans to Address County’s Growing Debt Service

    Andrew Friedson, Democratic candidate for Montgomery County Council in District 1, participated in the April 12, 2018 Candidates’ Forum hosted by Friends of White Flint. Amy Ginsburg moderated the forum. Friedson responded to this question: “Tax supported debt service costs have increased 79 percent since 2007. Within a few years, debt service could continue to increase ...
  • Andrew Friedson (D) Discusses Economic Vitality of the White Flint, Pike District Area

    Andrew Friedson, Democratic candidate for Montgomery County Council in District 1, participated in the April 12, 2018 Candidates’ Forum hosted by Friends of White Flint. Amy Ginsburg moderated the forum. Friedson responded to this question: “You will have many responsibilities as a Councilmember. How would you prioritize your responsibility to be a booster for White Flint’s ...
  • District 1 Candidates Square Off in Forum Eight Democrats tried to differentiate themselves Tuesday night in a forum for District 1 candidates at Somerset Elementary School. Questions covered the gamut of issues that would face Montgomery County Council members. Issues like: School overcrowding: “We need to address it as a crisis and make school capacity and school construction a priority in our county’s budget. ...
  • Andrew Friedson Enters Race for Council District 1 A 31-year-old who grew up in Montgomery County is running in the Democratic primary for the County Council’s 1st District to address what he called the “Montgomery County squeeze.” Andrew Friedson of Bethesda said he wanted to make sure communities are livable and accessible for families. “That means addressing the ‘Montgomery County squeeze’ that’s putting pressure on ...

 


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