Sarah Riggs Amico
was a 2018 candidate for lieutenant governor. Until recently she was the chairperson of her family’s trucking business, Jack Cooper, one of the largest car-hauling enterprises in the U.S. She attended Washington & Lee University and earned an MBA from Harvard Business School.
- 1. You’ve called yourself a recovering Republican…Why should Democrats trust you as the party’s pick over other candidates who have stayed in the party throughout all of their careers?
- 2. You’ve said in a recent tweet that investing in people matters. It’s possible and it creates growth. How do you begin investing in people, especially in the times we’re living in right now? w/rebuttals by Knox, Dillard Smith, Riggs Amico, and DeJesus
- 3. Your company filed for bankruptcy shortly before you entered the race. How do you convince voters that you’re the right person to make tough economic decisions when you’ve struggled with your own business?
w/rebuttals by DeJesus, Riggs Amico, and Dillard Smith