State Rep., Dist 119
11-06-18 General Election
 

Juan Fernandez-Barquin (R)

 

Heath Rassner (D)

 

Daniel Sotelo (NPA)

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Juan Fernandez-Barquin (R)
Heath Rassner (D)
Daniel Sotelo (NPA)

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  Stands on Issues

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

Fernandez-Barquin:   Agree
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

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.

Fernandez-Barquin:   Strongly Agree
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

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.

Fernandez-Barquin:   Strongly Agree
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

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.

Fernandez-Barquin:   Agree
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

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

Fernandez-Barquin:   Disagree
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

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

Fernandez-Barquin:   Disagree
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

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

Fernandez-Barquin:   Agree
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

More restrictive gun control is needed to protect public safety.

Fernandez-Barquin:   Strongly Disagree
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

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

Fernandez-Barquin:   Strongly Agree
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

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

Fernandez-Barquin:   Strongly Agree
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

Any teaching to children on sex education in public schools must include all contraceptive methods, and should not show preference to abstinence.

Fernandez-Barquin:   Agree
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

People should be able to vote without photo identification.

Fernandez-Barquin:   Strongly Disagree
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

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

Fernandez-Barquin:   Agree
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

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

Fernandez-Barquin:   Strongly Disagree
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

The state constitution should limit the growth of spending to the rate of population growth plus the rate of inflation.

Fernandez-Barquin:   Disagree
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

Congress should pass a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution.

Fernandez-Barquin:   Agree
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

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

Fernandez-Barquin:   Strongly Disagree
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

I support sanctuary cities.

Fernandez-Barquin:   Strongly Disagree
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

I support the death penalty.

Fernandez-Barquin:   Neutral
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

Tuition-free public education should be guaranteed through college.

Fernandez-Barquin:   Disagree
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

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

Fernandez-Barquin:   Strongly Agree
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

Parents should be the primary authority in decisions affecting their minor children.

Fernandez-Barquin:   Agree
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

Mandatory minimum sentencing should be required and enforced for violent crimes.

Fernandez-Barquin:   Neutral
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

I voted in these primaries and general elections:

Fernandez-Barquin:   (Did not answer)
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

Fernandez-Barquin:   Incest.
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

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

Fernandez-Barquin:   Our founding fathers knew that one man having all the power can change a leader to a tyrant.
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

Fernandez-Barquin:   Attended and graduated from a Jesuit junior high and high school. Catholic values were instilled in me at an early age. Consider myself very spiritual.
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

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?

Fernandez-Barquin:   Conservative
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

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

Fernandez-Barquin:   votebarquin.com
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

What is the best way to bring down unemployment?

Fernandez-Barquin:   Offer more jobs, improve educational opportunities.
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

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

Fernandez-Barquin:   Create a trading platform for consumers and insurance companies to meet and bid on plans.
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

What role should government play in boosting the economy?

Fernandez-Barquin:   Keep regulations to a minimum to ensure small businesses can survive and compete.
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

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

Fernandez-Barquin:   I am an attorney. I have studied, argued, and written the law for over 9 years, I believe as a legislator I can do a good job writing the law.
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

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

Fernandez-Barquin:   votebarquin@gmail.com. 305-798-0550.
Rassner:   (Did not answer)
Sotelo:   (Did not answer)

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

Fernandez-Barquin:  
Rassner:  
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  Background
Juan Fernandez-Barquin (R)
Heath Rassner (D)
Daniel Sotelo (NPA)

Education

  • Belen Jesuit, Miami, H.S., 2001
  • Florida International University, Miami, BA, 2005
  • American University Washington College of Law, Washington DC, JD, 2008

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  • Leadership Miami Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, Graduate
  • Hearing and Speech Center of Florida, Board of Directors, Chairperson

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