Candidates face off Nov. 7
Kind seeks 6th term. He urges transfer of power in Iraq, promotes energy independence
In the past 10 years, Ron Kind has learned that a willingness to listen and the ability to identify shared interests, despite party affiliations, are among the skills that make a good congressman.
"Democracy is a lot of hard work. That's what I've learned," said Kind, 43, during an interview last week. "It requires a lot of listening."