Candidate Profile
Mark Cole

Republican , Virginia

Biography

Name
Mark Cole
Party
Republican
Race
House of Delegates, Dist. 88
Incumbent
Yes
Links

Panel Rating

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Scorecards

Conservative Organizations

Family Foundation VA, 2015:  100%
American Conservative Union (ACU), 2015:  93%, 91%

90%

CONSERVATIVE AVERAGE

Liberal Organizations

League of Conservation Voters VA (VALCV), 2015:  43%, 50%
NARAL Pro-Choice VA, 2014-15:  0%, 0%
Planned Parenthood Advocates of VA, 2012:  0%

17%

LIBERAL AVERAGE

Endorsements

Others

2
Virginia Citizens Defense League PAC, Virginia Society for Human Life PAC

Selected Contributions

Conservative

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
10
Barbara Comstock, Bob Marshall, Dominion Leadership Trust, Ken Cuccinelli, Local, County, and District Republican Organizations, Michele Bachmann and 4 more
RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
12
Associated Builders and Contractors, Dominion Leadership Trust, Eric Cantor, Good Fund, Good Government Action Fund, Local, County, and District Republican Organizations and 6 more

Liberal

RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
1
League Of Conservation Voters

Summary

5%

LIBERAL

95%

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

Strongly 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.

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.

Strongly 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.

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?

Protect the life of the mother.

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

(Did not answer)

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.

(Did not answer)

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

(Did not answer)

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

Please see my bio on my web page: www.MarkLCole.com

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

Please see my bio on my web page: www.MarkLCole.com


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