Jim Knoblach recognizes the struggle that many people have in today’s economy, sometimes working multiple jobs to make ends meet. Jim is dedicated to helping create the good jobs we need so we can have a strong middle class, which is the backbone of a prosperous economy. Jim knows what it takes to create good jobs, having spent a lifetime in small business, creating jobs in industries like printing, real estate, medical devices, and technology. He successfully authored over $100 million in bonding projects for our area as a legislator, creating many good construction jobs. He supports changes in our tax code to create and keep good jobs. He also recognizes that while government regulation has its place, it has grown out of control and is hurting job creation in our state.