Candidate Profile
Jonathan Parrish

Libertarian , Virginia

Biography

Name
Jonathan Parrish
Party
Libertarian
Race
House of Delegates, Dist. 23
Incumbent
No
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Panel Rating

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Scorecards

Conservative Organizations

National Federation of Independent Business AR, 2013-14:  100%
American Conservative Union (ACU), 2013:  78%
Arkansas Project (TAP), 2013:  70%

86%

CONSERVATIVE AVERAGE

Endorsements

Others

1
Virginia Citizens Defense League PAC

Selected Contributions

Conservative

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
1
State Republican Party Organizations

Summary

0%

LIBERAL

100%

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.

Disagree

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.

Neutral

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

Agree

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

No Answer

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

Agree

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

Strongly Disagree

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?

Yes.

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

The capacity for power to corrupt.

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, Voters, Constitution, Industry, Congress, Supreme Court

15. Please list the six (6) most important endorsements you have received from groups or individuals.

I have not received any official endorsements. I did receive the highest level of acknowledgement from the VCDL.

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

I graduated from Liberty University with a BS. I am an active participant in my church congregation.

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

The Libertarian Party.


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