State Rep., Dist 21
11-06-18 General Election
 

Chuck Clemons (R)

 

Jason Haeseler (D)

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Chuck Clemons (R)
Jason Haeseler (D)

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  Endorsements
1 Conserv.    0 Liberal    3 Other

Endorsements Reported to iVoterGuide by Candidate

  • Florida Chamber of Commerce
  • PBA
  • FOP
  • IAFF- Florida
  • Gilchrist Sheriff Bobby Schultz
  • Gator Fire Council
0 Conserv.    2 Liberal    0 Other

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  • (None)
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  Stands on Issues

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

Clemons:   Strongly Agree
Haeseler:   (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.

Clemons:   Agree
Haeseler:   (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.

Clemons:   Agree
Haeseler:   (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.

Clemons:   Agree
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

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

Clemons:   Strongly Disagree
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

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

Clemons:   Strongly Disagree
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

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

Clemons:   Strongly Agree
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

More restrictive gun control is needed to protect public safety.

Clemons:   Strongly Disagree
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

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

Clemons:   Strongly Agree
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

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

Clemons:   Strongly Agree
Haeseler:   (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.

Clemons:   Disagree
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

People should be able to vote without photo identification.

Clemons:   Strongly Disagree
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

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

Clemons:   Agree
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

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

Clemons:   Strongly Disagree
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

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

Clemons:   Agree
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

Congress should pass a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution.

Clemons:   Strongly Agree
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

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

Clemons:   Disagree
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

I support sanctuary cities.

Clemons:   Strongly Disagree
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

I support the death penalty.

Clemons:   Agree
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

Tuition-free public education should be guaranteed through college.

Clemons:   Disagree
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

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

Clemons:   Strongly Agree
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

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

Clemons:   Agree
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

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

Clemons:   Agree
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

I voted in these primaries and general elections:

Clemons:   2010 General Election, 2010 Republican Primary, 2012 General Election, 2012 Republican Primary, 2014 General Election, 2014 Republican Primary, 2016 General Election, 2016 Republican Primary
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

Clemons:   Rape and incest.
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

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

Clemons:   “The accumulation of all powers, legislative, executive, and judiciary, in the same hands, whether of one, a few, or many … may justly be pronounced the very definition of tyranny.” James Madison
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

Clemons:   Jesus Christ is my Lord and Savior
Haeseler:   (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?

Clemons:   Conservative
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

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

Clemons:   My voting record for the past two sessions
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

What is the best way to bring down unemployment?

Clemons:   Lower taxes and job training
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

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

Clemons:   Provide portabilility by allowing companies to write policies across state lines. Mandate companies/providers to publicize the cost for procedures openly so customers can shop for the best value.
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

What role should government play in boosting the economy?

Clemons:   Keep taxes low and the government involvement minimized
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

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

Clemons:   A lifetime of involvement and volunteering in this district. As a Chartered Fincial Consultant, I have the financial experience to understand the complexities of Florida’s 87 billion dollar budget.
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

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

Clemons:   Chuck@chuckclemons.com
Haeseler:   (Did not answer)

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

Clemons:  
Haeseler:  
  Background
Chuck Clemons (R)
Jason Haeseler (D)

Education

  • University of Florida, Gainesville, BSAdv, 1979
  • Florida Gateway College, Lake City, AA, 1977

Education

  • (None listed.)

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)

  • University City Kiwanis, President
  • Fighting Gator Touchdown Club, President
  • WW Irby PTA, President
  • Alachua County Public Library Board, Vice-Chairman
  • Alpha Gamma Rho Ed. Foundation, President
  • Florida State Fair Authority, Board Member
  • N. Fl. Regional Planning Council, Board Member
  • Metropolitan Transportation Plan Council, Chairman

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

  • (None listed.)

Political Offices Held

  • Alachua County Commissioner, 1996-2000

Political Offices Held

  • (None listed.)

Other Political Offices Sought

  • (None listed.)

Other Political Offices Sought

  • (None listed.)