Candidate Profile
Ken Cuccinelli

Republican , Virginia

Biography

Name
Ken Cuccinelli
Party
Republican
Race
Governor
Incumbent
No
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Panel Rating

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Scorecards

Conservative Organizations

National Federation of Independent Business AR, 2013-14:  83%
Arkansas Project (TAP), 2013:  48%
American Conservative Union (ACU), 2013:  0%

44%

CONSERVATIVE AVERAGE

Endorsements

Others

4
Gun Owners of America, National Federation Of Independent Business, Northern Virginia Technology Council, Virginia Society for Human Life PAC

Selected Contributions

Conservative

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
6
Bob Marshall, Filipino American Republicans, Jim Gilmore, Ken Cuccinelli, Local, County, and District Republican Organizations, State Republican Party Organizations
RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
69
60 Plus Association, American Conservative Union, American Legacy PAC, Associated Builders and Contractors, Bluegrass Committee, Brent Bozell and 63 more

Liberal

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
1
Mark Pryor
RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
3
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations, Building a Majority, Fredrick Love

Summary

6%

LIBERAL

94%

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.

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?

Risk of 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?

Their recognition of the natural tendency in man and government of accumulating and abusing 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, Congress, Supreme Court,

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

Northern Virginia Technology Council Police Benevolent Association Virginia AgPAC Eagle Forum

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

BS, Mechanical Engineering, University of Virginia JD, George Mason University MA, International Transactions, George Mason University Virginia State Senator 2003-2009 Virginia Attorney General 2009-present

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

Member, Virginia State Bar


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