MURRAY, DREW

Meet the Candidate

Running For:
REPRESENTATIVE IN THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY
District:
182
Political Affiliation:
Republican
Phone:
(610) 256-0588

Survey

Response Legend

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

Question Response Comments/Notes
1. Should the state prohibit abortion when it is sought because of a prenatal diagnosis of possible Down syndrome? Y
2. Should marijuana be legalized for recreational use? Y
3. Should Pennsylvania raise the minimum wage? N* The market should determine the wage.
4. Should parents be eligible for direct grants for their children to attend the school of their choice, including non-public schools? Y
5. Should wedding service providers be required to participate in a same-sex wedding that they object to on religious grounds? U* If the provider is affiliated with a religious organization (for example, a Catholic Church), then they should be able to practice their freedom of religion. If the organization has no religious affiliation, they should not be permitted to discriminate against same-sex weddings.
6. Should organizations, such as Planned Parenthood, that provide abortions be prohibited from receiving state funds? Y
7. Should schools and other public institutions collect direct payroll deductions for union dues? U* Since a portion of union dues are sometimes used for political purposes, employees should pay the unions directly.
8. Should Pennsylvania public schools and other public facilities be required to open up restrooms and locker rooms regardless of biological sex? U* Additional facilities should be provided to those who identify as the opposite sex so they feel safe and comfortable in their environment.
9. Should the state stop paying for sex-change surgeries for children? Y* Gender transformation surgery is the right of an individual. However, it's a decision that should be made as an adult and not by a child.
10. Should Pennsylvania withhold state funding to “Sanctuary Cities” that do not comply with federal immigration laws? Y
11. Should school property taxes be eliminated? N