State House 95th District candidate Amos O’Neal hosted a kickoff fundraiser at Saginaw’s Andersen Enrichment Center  Thursday.

O’Neal wants to bring his experience at various government levels to bear on issues ranging from education and the environment to infrastructure, job development and protecting the rights of union workers.

O’Neal  previously served on the Saginaw City Council and is currently a  Saginaw County Commissioner. O’Neal who’s running as a Democrat is hoping to succeed term limited State Representative Vanessa Guerra .