Candidate Profile
Trish Schaefer

Republican , Wisconsin

Biography

Name
Trish Schaefer
Party
Republican
Race
Repr. to the Assembly, Dist. 46
Incumbent
No
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Endorsements

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John Murray, Mayor of Sun Prairie, Mike Mikalsen, fmr. President of Cottage Grove, Rudy Silbaugh, fmr. District 46 Assemblyman, Stoughton, Mike Fonger, Town of Cottage Grove Supervisor, Mike Kostelnik, Sun Prairie City Council, Hariah Hutkowski, Sun Prairie City Council and 5 more

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. Because evolution is widely accepted, students should not be taught about intelligent design.

Disagree

4. Free market competition for education dollars, rather than a government monopoly, would create a better education for all students.

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Disagree

6. States should require voters to show photo identification and prove citizenship in order to register to vote or to cast a vote.

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Agree

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

Agree

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

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/family

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

yes, rape and incest

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

greed and desire for power

14. 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, Constitution, Voters, Supreme Court, Congress

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

Right to Life, 2nd Amendment, Americans for Prosperity, Military, Religious Freedom

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

Some college, Real Estate licensee, Board of Director for REACH a Child charity, local appointee for the Dane County Parks and Grants Commission

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

Former Board of Director for the Dane County Council of Public Affairs, family member of St. Albert the Great Catholic church, Board of Director for REACH a Child charity, local authorized collection site for Project Linus and Suitcases for Kids, Republican Party of Dane County, Republican Women of Dane County.


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