Meet the Candidate

Running For:
State Representative
Political Affiliation:
Dingman Township Supervisor
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Response Legend

  • YYes
  • NNo
  • UUndecided
  • Declined to Respond/Undecided, Position Unknown/Unclear
  • *Comment
  • Declined to respond, Position based on citation

Question Response Comments/Notes
1. Should education funding be directed to families through a voucher, scholarship, or education savings account so that parents can send their children to the school of their choice, including non-public schools? Y* If a parent believes that a specific public school system is inadequate for their child, they should be allowed another school of choice with education funding.
2. Should marijuana be legalized for recreational use? N
3. Should the Pennsylvania Human Relations Act be amended to include “sexual orientation” and “gender identity,” which would require public schools and other public facilities to open up restrooms and locker rooms to members of the opposite sex? N
4. Should Pennsylvania enter into the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, which would include a new carbon tax on electricity producers? U* Before making this decision, I would need to see the impact this would have on increasing the cost of electricity to our residents.
5. Should increases in state government spending be limited to the rate of inflation plus population growth? U* Such limitations may sound reasonable but can affect public services and or impair the ability to respond effectively to public needs, federal mandates, and changing circumstances.
6. Should our state constitution be amended to prevent taxpayer funding for elective abortions? Y
7. Should all voters be required to show identification before voting? Y
8. Should the state reduce police funding to increase funding for social services? N* I believe police funding is vital to maintaining the public safety of our residents and social services can be funded by other means.
9. Should public schools be prohibited from allowing males who identify as females to compete in girls’ sports? Y
10. Should schools have to post curriculum online for review by parents and taxpayers? Y
11. Should Pennsylvania municipalities be permitted to require a vaccine passport? N
12. Should the gasoline tax be permanently reduced? N* I do believe that in certain circumstances like what we are currently facing with high fuel costs, we should temporarily reduce the gasoline Tax to help our residents.