U.S. Rep., Dist. 8
11-06-18 General Election
 

Sanjay Patel (D)

 

Bill Posey (R)

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Sanjay Patel (D)
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  Endorsements
0 Conserv.    6 Liberal    0 Other

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  • (None)
5 Conserv.    0 Liberal    0 Other

Endorsements Reported to iVoterGuide by Candidate

  • National Right to Life Committee
  • Fraternal Order of Police
  • Florida Family Action
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  Stands on Issues

Human life begins at conception and deserves legal protection at every stage until natural death.

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Agree

I am in favor of construction of a wall and other necessary infrastructure on our border that gives complete control over entering and exiting the United States.

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Strongly Agree

Governments should not discriminate against individuals, organizations or small businesses because of their belief that marriage is only a union of one man and one woman.

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Agree

Governments should define marriage as between one man and one woman; no other definition of marriage should be legalized or supported with taxpayer or public funds.

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Agree

It is the government’s responsibility to be sure everyone has a livable income.

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Strongly Disagree

It is the government’s responsibility to be sure everyone has health insurance.

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Disagree

Judeo-Christian values established a framework of morality which permitted our system of limited government.

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Agree

More restrictive gun control is needed to protect public safety.

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Disagree

Free enterprise and the right to private property are essential elements of a productive economic system.

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Strongly Agree

Additional regulations are needed to prevent climate change.

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Disagree

Religious liberty is at risk in the United States and deserves the highest level of protection in the law.

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Agree

The United States should help defend Israel from attack by its enemies.

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Strongly Agree

Abortion providers, including Planned Parenthood, should not receive funds from federal, state, or local governments.

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Strongly Agree

Islamic law (Sharia) should take precedence over national and state laws where there are Islamic majority communities in the U. S.

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Strongly Disagree

Congress should pass a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution.

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Strongly Agree

People should be allowed to use public restrooms, showers, and changing rooms based on "gender identity."

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Disagree

I support sanctuary cities.

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Strongly Disagree

It is OK for Congress to exempt itself from compliance with laws applicable to all citizens.

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Strongly Disagree

I support the death penalty.

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Agree

Tuition-free public education should be guaranteed through college.

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Disagree

The United States should protect its sovereignty from the United Nations.

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Strongly Agree

The best way to maintain peace is through a strong military.

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Strongly Agree

I voted in these primaries and general elections:

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   2010 General Election

Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Only in cases of rape, incest and life of the mother.

What should the United States do to help eradicate the threat of radical Islamic terrorism?

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   First of all, recognize that it exists. Declare war against it and do whatever it takes to eliminate this threat.

What in the nature of mankind caused America’s Founders to carefully define, separate, and limit powers in the Constitution?

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Divine providence.

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Strongly spiritual.i am a Methodist by profession of faith.

When you consider your views on a wide range of issues from economic and social matters to foreign policy and immigration, which of the following best describes you overall?

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Very Conservative

Please provide publicly available information validating your answer to the previous question.

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Endorsed by the National Right to Life Committee, Member of the House Republican Study Committee, recieved numerous awards from conservative organizations like FreedomWorks, National Taxpayers Union, the National Tax Limitation Committee and the American Conservative Union to name a few.

How would you promote healthcare coverage that is adequate, affordable and accessible for all?

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Providing a competitive atmosphere for the market to flourish.

What role should government play in boosting the economy?

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Government should do whatever possible to encourage a free market atmosphere and should regulate only what is absolutely necessary to protect the public.

What changes should be made to the tax code?

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Taxes should be fair to all and they should be minimal.

What is the best way to bring down unemployment?

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   By providing a healthy economy.

How would you guarantee Social Security benefits for future generations?

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   My principle has been no changes for those at or near retirement.

What education or experience qualifies you to hold the office for which you seek election?

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Extensive community and volunteer service. Longtime successful small business owner, served on the Rockledge City Council, served eight years in the Florida House of Representatives, served eight years in the Florida Senate and current US Representative for the Eighth Congressional District.

E-mail address and phone number for voters to reach you:

Patel:   (Did not answer)
Posey:   Campaign@billposey.com, 321-254-6282

Is there anything else you would like voters to know about you?

Patel:  
Posey:  
  Background
Sanjay Patel (D)
Bill Posey (R)

Education

  • (None listed.)

Education

  • Eastern Florida State College, Cocoa, AA, 1969

Vocational & Military Experience

  • (None listed.)

Vocational & Military Experience

  • (None listed.)

Affiliations (Charitable, educational, religious, or political organizations affiliated with as a leader, member, contributor, or volunteer)

  • (None listed.)

Affiliations (Charitable, educational, religious, or political organizations affiliated with as a leader, member, contributor, or volunteer)

  • United Methodist Men, President
  • Kiwanis Club, President & Legion of Honor
  • United Methodist Church, Trustee
  • Keep Brevard Beautiful, Member

Political Offices Held

  • (None listed.)

Political Offices Held

  • Florida House of Representatives, 1992-2000
  • Florida Senate, 2000-2008

Other Political Offices Sought

  • (None listed.)

Other Political Offices Sought

  • (None listed.)