State Candidate Survey Results, 2018

2018 State Candidate Survey & Results

Survey Questions

Over the past year we have learned that over 107,000 Federal Agents are actively spying on American citizen’s email, texts and phone calls, without a warrant, in violation of the 4th Amendment.

 

 1) Will you support a bill that would make spying, on any West Virginia Citizen, illegal and a felony in our State, unless a warrant is obtained first?

 

YES____ NO_____ WILL SPONSOR LEGISLATION _______

 

Currently there is an effort to remove historical monuments and markers, especially those dedicated to the Confederate Veterans and American Founding Fathers.

 

2) Would you support a bill that would strengthen the protection of all historical monuments and markers in West Virginia?

 

YES____ NO_____ WILL SPONSOR LEGISLATION _______

 

The right to self-defense is one of man’s most basic natural rights. The 2nd Amendment to the Constitution says no law shall be made to infringe on the “right to bear arms”.

 

3) Will you support a Campus Carry bill that would allow any law-abiding citizen to carry a firearm concealed on college campus?

 

YES____ NO_____ WILL SPONSOR LEGISLATION _______

 

 

Currently there is an effort to install speed cameras in our State, even though they have been shown to be nothing but a source of revenue and do not in fact improve so called 'safety' on our highways, and in fact create distracted drivers.

 

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4) Will you oppose any legislation that will legalize speed cameras in West Virginia?

 

YES____ NO_____

 

Currently there is an effort in West Virginia to use the power of the state to force landowners to sell their property rights to private companies through the use of eminent domain, this is called ‘forced pooling’

 

5) Will you oppose any legislation that would make residents sell their property rights to private corporations?

 

YES____ NO_____

 

The 10th Amendment to the Constitution allows a State to “nullify” un-Constitutional laws, making them null and void within a State. Health care is intra state commerce and as such the Federal Government has no authority to regulate it.

 

6) Will you support a bill nullifying Obamacare in West Virginia?

 

YES____ NO_____ WILL SPONSOR LEGISLATION _______

 

Life, Liberty and Property are the three main principles our Republic was founded upon.

 

7) Will you support legislation as defining life as beginning at conception?

 

YES  ____ NO_____ WILL SPONSOR LEGISLATION _______

 

Currently in West Virginia, on a traffic stop, a citizen can be forced to submit to a blood test, without a warrant, or they have to surrender their driver’s license.

 

8) Do you support a bill that would protect a citizen's 4th amendment rights, and force the State to obtain a warrant prior to forcing a citizen to undergo a blood test?

 

YES____ NO_____ WILL SPONSOR LEGISLATION _______

 

 

9) Do you believe as Thomas Jefferson, James Madison and Alexander Hamilton did, that a State has the right to nullify un-Constitutional Federal Laws?

 

YES                 NO                              

 

The Federal Department of Education has instituted Common Core, by various names, while attaching Federal Education dollars to those states who implement it.   This program is based upon “teaching to the test” and indoctrinating students rather than teaching the skill of critical thinking and the importance of self government. Not only does it “dumb down” our educational system, but it unconstitutionally takes educational responsibility away from the State and County School System and most importantly the Parents.

 

10) Will you support legislation to prohibit Common Core by any name as well as prevent the state from accepting Federal Educational money, if that money is attached to adopting educational curriculums or testing?

 

YES                        NO                 WILL SPONSOR LEGISLATION              

 

Article 1, Section 8 of the United States Constitution requires a Constitutional Declaration of War before Americans are sent into combat.

 

11) Will you support legislation to prevent the West Virginia National Guard from being sent into combat without a Congressional Declaration of War?

 

YES                        NO                 WILL SPONSOR LEGISLATION              

 

 

Survey Answers

Key: (+= Yes) ( +! = Will Sponsor) (X = No) ( -- = Refused to answer) ( A = altered question)