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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 education funding be available directly 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? Y* I am a strong proponent of giving parents control of their children's education through expanded choices and opportunities.
2. Should marijuana be legalized and sold commercially 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? N* The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative is a direct attack on jobs and the incredible economic opportunity that exists in Pennsylvania's energy sector. Pennsylvania should have no part in RGGI.
5. Should increases in state government spending be limited to the rate of inflation plus population growth? Y* We need to get serious about spending and government needs to have accountability measures in place to protect our taxpayers. Limiting increases in state government spending to the rate of inflation plus population growth is one of those reasonable accountability measures.
6. Should state taxpayer funding be allowed for elective abortions? N
7. Should all voters be required to show identification before voting? Y* The integrity of our elections is paramount. Showing identification is a simple and commonsense protection of our elections.
8. Should striking union members have access to unemployment compensation? N
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* Transparency and accountability in the education of our children is critical.
11. Should funding for public and state-related universities follow the student rather than go directly to the institution? U