Meet the Candidate

Running For:
State House of Representatives
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Response Legend

  • SSStrongly Supports
  • SSupports
  • OOpposes
  • SOStrongly Opposes
  • *Comment
  • Declined to respond
  • Declined to respond, Position based on citation

Question Response Comments/Notes
1. Pubic Schools in Montana are overfunded: Oppose
2. Pubic Schools in Montana are underfunded: Support
3. Pubic Schools in Montana are adequately funded: Oppose
4. Parental choice in education should be expanded through tax credits, education savings accounts, vouchers, and other means to allow children to attend any school of their or their parents choice: Support
5. Montana should allow public charter schools: Support
6. Parents should be allowed to home school their children without additional state regulation: Support
7. The teaching of "Critical Race Theory" (CRT) should be banned in Montana public schools: Support
8. Comprehensive sex education, beginning as early as kindergarten, should be allowed in public elementary schools: Oppose* Each school has some different needs and my reaction to funding is over for some and under for some. We should have some better results for the learning techniques.
9. Income taxes in Montana are too high: Support
10. Property taxes in Montana are too high: Strongly Support
11. Corporate taxes in Montana are too high: Support
12. The 2nd Amendment to the U.S. Constitution allows all citizens to own firearms for self-protection: Strongly Support
13. Global warming is a problem requiring increased regulation: Oppose
14. Environmental regulations in Montana are too stringent: Support
15. Environmental regulations in Montana are NOT stringent enough: Oppose* We need to allow progress and still protect our environment. This can be done with the best science possible. Don't set standards that are unattainable but don't disreguard standards that are reasonable to attain. We need clean air and water for the long haul but we do need to use our renewables like timber and the use of our natural resources.
16. Montanans should not be discriminated against or treated differently because of their vaccine status: Support* This issue turned into a political barn storm and needed to be dealt with using science and personal responsibility
17. Doctor assisted suicide should be legal in Montana: Oppose
18. Abortion should be banned in ALL stages of pregnancy: Strongly Support
19. Abortion should be banned during all stages of pregnancy, with the exceptions for rape and incest: Support
20. Abortion should be banned only after a heartbeat is detected (around 6 weeks): Oppose
21. Abortion should be banned only after the first trimester (12 weeks): Strongly Support
22. Abortion should be banned only when a fetus becomes viable outside the womb (20 weeks): Oppose
23. Abortion should be banned only after the 2nd trimester (28 weeks): Oppose
24. Abortion should never be banned, not at any stage of pregnancy: Support
25. The Montana Constitution should be amended to ban abortion: Support
26. Infanticide (infants born alive with physical abnormalities, including infants born as a result of a botched abortion) should be banned in Montana. Oppose
27. Companies and individuals should be allowed to opt-out of the abortion related mandates contained in Obamacare: Support
28. Transgender athletes should be allowed to compete against athletes of the opposite sex: Strongly Oppose
29. Doctors should be banned from performing sex-change procedures on minors: Strongly Support
30. Homosexuals and transgender people should be allowed to adopt children: Oppose
31. Non-discrimination laws should be expanded to protect sexual orientation and gender identity in the same way that race, creed, nationality, and religion are protected: Oppose
32. Montana’s marriage laws should be changed to reflect the recent legalization of same-sex marriage by the U.S. Supreme Court: Support* There should be no discrimination in our society.