Meet the Candidate

HOUCK, MARK

Running For:
REPRESENTATIVE IN CONGRESS
District:
1

Political Affiliation:
REP
Age:
49
Occupation:
Lecturer
Education: (click to expand)

Survey

Response Legend

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

Question Response Comments/Notes
1. Should government-run healthcare be provided to every American? N
2. Should experiments using tissue obtained from aborted babies be prohibited? Y
3. Should the U.S. Supreme Court be expanded from the current nine justices to thirteen? N
4. Should education funding be directed to families through a grant, scholarship, or education savings account so that parents can send their children to the school of their choice, including religious schools? U* I am in favor of school choice but also in favor of defunding the department of education
5. Should Congress pass the Equality Act - which would require individuals and businesses to provide services or use their artistic expression in ways that violate their moral or religious beliefs? N
6. Should Planned Parenthood and other organizations that perform or refer for abortions receive federal funds? N
7. Should Congress enact additional limits on elective abortions? U* Not an enumerated power of Congress but in favor of saving as many pre-born children as possible
8. Should the federal government take further steps to block border crossings from undocumented migrants? Y
9. Should the federal government pursue energy independence through projects like the Keystone Pipeline? U* Energy decisions need to Be at the state level but I am overall in favor of policies that achieve energy dependence
10. Should federal law require public schools to prohibit males who identify as females to compete in girls’ sports? U* Again we don’t want federal government parenting our children but I do desire to protect girls and prevent boys from Competing in girls sports
11. Should Congress pass the Freedom to Vote Act, which would nationalize election law? U* Need to Learn more about this act