As a small business owner, Bryon Short knows that our economy is much different than what it once was. And as a husband and father, he understands all too well the struggles facing middle-class families. But too many politicians in Washington are focused on tearing each other down rather than working together to address the issues we face.

We deserve leaders who do the right thing — regardless of who gets credit. That’s how we created jobs in Delaware and led the nation in tackling discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

Bryon Short is running to change the culture of Congress. That’s the only way to build a future where the middle class thrives again, to honor the promise of Social Security, and to protect some of our country’s most fundamental guarantees: an effective education, a safe neighborhood to call home, and a good job that fairly rewards hard work.