Candidate Profile
Sean Duffy

Republican , Wisconsin

Biography

Name
Sean Duffy
Party
Republican
Race
Representative in Congress, Dist. 7
Incumbent
Yes
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Panel Rating

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Scorecards

Conservative Organizations

Campaign for Working Families PAC, 2013-14:  100%
FRC Action, 2015:  100%
National Right to Life, 2015-16:  100%
Center for Security Policy, 2013-14:  96%
Concerned Women for America (CWA), 2013-14:  91%
Americans for Prosperity (AFP), 2015-16:  100%, 84%
American Conservative Union (ACU), 2014:  73%, 79%
American Family Association (AFA), 2013:  75%
FreedomWorks, 2016:  71%, 70%
Club for Growth, 2015:  86%, 69%
Eagle Forum, 2015-16:  67%
Heritage Action, 2015-16:  71%, 63%
Conservative Review (CR), 2015:  52%

82%

CONSERVATIVE AVERAGE

Liberal Organizations

Human Rights Campaign, 2015-16:  31%
American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE), 2015:  18%
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO), 2015:  8%, 15%
Americans for Democratic Action (ADA), 2014:  5%
American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), 2015-16:  0%
American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), 2013:  0%, 0%
Planned Parenthood, 2015:  0%

14%

LIBERAL AVERAGE

Endorsements

Others

2
Wisconsin Right To Life, National Rifle Association

Selected Contributions

Conservative

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
35
American Solutions PAC, AX PAC, Billy Long, Brian Bilbray, Bruce Poliquin, Bruce Westerman and 29 more
RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
148
60 Plus Association, Acton PAC, Adam Jarchow, Adam Kinzinger, Adrian Smith, Alberta Darling and 142 more

Liberal

RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
7
Airline Pilots Association, American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations, American Maritime Officers, International Union of Operating Engineers, Laborers International Union of North America, United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Workers' Voice

Summary

4%

LIBERAL

96%

CONSERVATIVE

Questionnaire

Please note: Responses are entered electronically by the candidate and are listed verbatim.

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.

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Agree

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

No Answer

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

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Agree

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

Parents

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.

God, Voters, Constitution, and co-equal Congress and Supreme Court

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

James Madison "Ambition must be made to counteract ambition. The interest of the man must be connected with the constitutional rights of the place. It may be a reflection on human nature, that such devices should be necessary to control the abuses of government. But what is government itself, but the greatest of all reflections on human nature?"

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

I am the current congressman of Wisconsin's 7th district. Before that, I was the District Attorney of Ashland County.

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

Knights of Columbus, youth minister at Our Lady of the Lake Ashland, Wisconsin, GOP 7th District Chairman

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

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