Candidate Profile
Derek Kilmer

Democrat, Washington

Biography

Name
Derek Kilmer
Party
Democrat
Race
U.S. Rep., Dist. 6
Incumbent
No
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Panel Rating

Scorecards

Conservative Organizations

Washington Conservative Union, 2012:  36%, 26%
American Family Association (AFA), 2013:  25%
Center for Security Policy, 2013-14:  19%
Americans for Prosperity (AFP), 2015-16:  25%, 17%
Concerned Women for America (CWA), 2013-14:  15%
FreedomWorks, 2016:  13%, 14%
American Conservative Union (ACU), 2014:  4%, 12%
Heritage Action, 2015-16:  11%, 12%
Campaign for Working Families PAC, 2013-14:  8%
Club for Growth, 2015:  0%, 7%
Conservative Review (CR), 2015:  7%
Eagle Forum, 2015-16:  0%
FRC Action, 2015:  0%
National Right to Life, 2015-16:  0%

13%

CONSERVATIVE AVERAGE

Liberal Organizations

American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), 2013:  100%, 100%
Human Rights Campaign, 2015-16:  100%
Planned Parenthood, 2015:  100%
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO), 2015:  92%, 93%
American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), 2015-16:  88%
American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE), 2015:  82%
Americans for Democratic Action (ADA), 2014:  75%

92%

LIBERAL AVERAGE

Endorsements

Others

6
Sierra Club, Young Democrats of Washington, U.S. Senator Patty Murray, U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell, Congressman Norm Dicks, Congressman Adam Smith

Selected Contributions

Conservative

RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
1
Gun Owners Action League of Washington

Liberal

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
45
ActBlue, Ami Bera, Andrew Romanoff, Ann Mclane Kuster, Anna Eshoo, Ben Chandler and 39 more
RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
105
ActBlue, Active in Democracy, Adam Smith, Airline Pilots Association, Amalgamated Transit Union, American Association for Justice and 99 more

Summary

99%

LIBERAL

1%

CONSERVATIVE

Questionnaire

1. Free enterprise and the right to private property turn mankind's natural self interest into the fairest and most productive economic system there is, and is the key to national prosperity.

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2. Government should enforce laws designed to protect the border and to prevent illegal entry of persons into the country.

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

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

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5. Marriage is a union of one man and one woman. No government has the authority to alter this definition.

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

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7. The United States must maintain a nuclear arsenal that is safe, reliable, modern and numerically superior to those of potential adversaries.

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8. Efforts to bring Islamic law (shariah) to America pose a threat to our country and its Constitution.

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9. U.S. disarmament entailed in President Obama’s defense budget cuts will endanger our national security.

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10. Pure democracy is the best form of government to ensure the safety and equitable treatment of all citizens.

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11. Who has the primary responsibility to be sure children are properly educated?

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12. Should abortion be allowed under extenuating circumstances? If so, what circumstances?

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13. Based on the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution, please arrange the following entities, starting with the highest source of authority, and continue the list in descending order of authority, skipping any that do not apply: Academia, Congress, Constitution, God, Industry, Media, Professional Sports, Supreme Court, Voters.

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

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15. Please list your educational, military and vocational history, and any church and civic leadership positions held, and political positions held or sought.

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16. What charitable, educational, religious, or political organizations have you been affiliated with as a member, contributor, or volunteer?

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17. Please list, up to six (6) in number, the endorsements (groups or individuals) you would most like to promote.

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