Is this the country we hoped for?
Regardless of particular beliefs, none of us dreamt of all-time highs in overdose deaths, healthcare bills, and cost of living. Things aren't great. It's unclear if they will get better. Someone needs to do something about it.
This film documents a first-time candidate running as a huge underdog for a State House of Representatives seat in Ohio's 80th District.
State politics are often important, but often overlooked. A crucial step in improving people's lives would be for everyone to be more involved and knowledgeable about their state officials.
But change isn't easy. Anyone who wants to help people will have to fight against inertia, apathy, ignorance, tradition, and these days, probably a corrupt machine that will go to great lengths to preserve its power.