Tips for Choosing A Senator
Selfless representatives make a good government. People want to be served by selfless people. poverty among other things is brought about by selfish people. If your senator does not serve as expected, then, he or she should not be chosen by the people. The right senators only bring development in the community. However, you need not worry. Here are few pointers to check for an aspirant who is vying for a senate seat.
Legal qualifications are a must meet if you are vying for senate. The constitution sets the minimum legal requirement for one to qualify to run for a senate position. Legal requirements such as age, citizenship, and residency are a must meet for any senator aspiring candidate. Don’t waste your energy on candidates who don’t qualify to run for office because it won’t matter.
Education and running for senate go hand in hand, and one cannot prosper without the other. Knowledge has brought success in our communities. A candidate with an education background has a higher chance of winning the elections than the one without. Certain fields such as political science, law and business equip the senator with the right skill for the office.
Actions are valued more than spoken words. As a voter never vote for a person who speaks of the future without visiting his or her past regarding what he or she has done for her community. You need a leader who can relate to the community in one way or another. The aspirant might have helped during times of disasters or engaged in campaigns that are meant to gear the community towards equality or other atrocities that happen in the community.
Senators with good communication skill are good senators. Good communication makes life easy. Addressing your friends, workmates and any other person becomes easy once you know how to communicate. If you want to become smart among other people, be a good communicator. Excellent communication will give hope even at the worst disasters, and it would also make you get good relations while you are in office. Senators who pass bills in the senate only do so by communicating well and fostering good relations with the rest of the senators.
If you want to waste your vote during elections, then, choose the wrong senator to represent your community. The above tips will help you to choose the right senator. It is only by doing so, that you as a voter will be able to make a difference to yourself and your community as well.