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I want to be a voice for the thousands of women in our community who work hard, play by the rules, and still are struggling to get ahead.
On the campaign, I've had the privilege of advocating for important issues that affect all women, like demanding equal pay for equal work, pushing to raise our minimum wage, and promoting the idea of paid family leave.
Both of my children - my daughter Caroline, a public school teacher, and my son Elliot, an Army Ranger - are dedicating their lives to public service; thus, they have inspired my own decision to run for Congress.
Once in a while, I have the chance to speak to students. I learn from them as much as they learn from me. It's a great dialogue to create.
I really do think that is why this country is so great: If you want to accomplish something, then you must do it.
As a judge, I held people accountable when they did wrong. That's why I cracked down on violent criminals and stopped the big banks when they tried to kick families out of their homes.
As a judge, when I saw veterans in legal trouble, I created the state's first veterans court to help them get treatment and get back on their feet.
In Washington, I'll always support military families and help veterans make the transition home, not just as your congressman but as a proud Army mom.
After receiving strong encouragement from numerous people that I respect and admire, discussing with my family, and seriously considering it, I have decided not to run for the 12th Congressional District, a seat currently held by a man I admire very much,