UMHS student Brandon Kirshner, besides studying to become a doctor, is also running for a U.S. Congress seat.
Mr. Kirshner is campaigning to win the 25th Congressional District seat held by 15-term U.S. Representative Louise Slaughter in Western New York State. Mr. Kirshner, running as an independent, is also battling Republican Mark Assini for the seat.
The UMHS Endeavour caught up with Brandon Kirshner to discuss why he’s running for Congress, the issues that are important to him, things he’s learned at UMHS and clinical rotations that’s he’s applying to politics, and why he’s passionate about everything from health care reform to tackling the national debt in the USA. (More.)