WAGNER, JERRY

Meet the Candidate

Running For:
JUDGE OF THE COURT OF COMMON PLEAS
District:
58th Judicial District (Mifflin County)
Counties:
MIFFLIN
Political Affiliation:
DEM/REP
Phone:
7176672624

Survey

Response Legend

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

Question Response Comments/Notes
1. Which of the following U.S. presidents best represents your political philosophy?
2. Which one of the recent justices of the U.S. Supreme Court most reflects your judicial philosophy?
3. Rate your judicial philosophy on a scale of 1-10 with "living document" approach being a "1" and "strict construction" or "originalist" being a "10."
4. Please list the five organizations in which you are most involved as a member, through contributions, and/or through volunteering.
5. Do you agree with the US Supreme Court’s statement in Dobbs v. Jackson, 597 U.S. ___ (2022), that "[l]ike the infamous decision in Plessy v. Ferguson, Roe [v. Wade] was also egregiously wrong and on a collision course with the Constitution from the day it was decided"?
6. Do you agree with the US Supreme Court’s statement in Troxel v. Granville, 530 U.S. 57, 65-66 (2000), and Prince v. Massachusetts, 321 U.S. 158, 166 (1944), that "the custody, care and nurture of the child reside first in the parents, whose primary function and freedom include preparation for obligations the state can neither supply nor hinder"?