Candidate Profile
Curtis Coleman

Republican, Arkansas

Biography

Panel Rating

Conservative

Scorecards

Conservative Organizations

93%

CONSERVATIVE AVERAGE

Endorsements

Conservatives

5
Arkansas 10th Judicial Conservative PAC, Garland County TEA Party, Miller County Patriots, Our Voices Arkansas, U.S. Senator Rand Paul

Reported by Candidate

0
State Senator John Cooper State Representative Randy Alexander State Representative John Payton State Representative Richard Womack State Representative Joe Farrer Congressman Ron Paul

Selected Contributions

Conservative

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
5
David Meeks, Jason Rapert, Mike Huckabee, National Republican Congressional Committee, State Republican Party Organizations
RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
1
Mike Huckabee

Summary

0%

LIBERAL

100%

CONSERVATIVE

Questionnaire

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 are the key to national prosperity.

Strongly Agree

2. Election of judges by the people for a definite term of office is the best way to select judges.

Strongly Agree

3. More restrictive gun control laws are needed now to protect public safety.

Strongly Disagree

4. Efforts to bring Islamic law (shariah) to America do not pose a threat to our country and its Constitution.

Strongly Disagree

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

Strongly Agree

6. People should be able to vote without photo identification.

Strongly Disagree

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. The Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) should be repealed by Congress.

Strongly Agree

10. There should be a strict constitutional spending limit for state and local governments that would tie the rate of spending to the rate of population growth plus the rate of inflation.

Agree

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

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Agree

13. Where minor children are involved, divorce laws should be reformed to include mutual consent of both parents and an increased waiting period, unless there is fault or abuse.

Strongly Agree

14. The Ten Commandments should not be displayed in public school buildings.

Strongly Disagree

15. Religious freedom is our most foundational freedom and deserves added protection in our state and federal constitutions.

Strongly Agree

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

The fallen nature of man. (James Madison, Federalist #10)

17. The founders established pure democracy in the Constitution because they believed that it is the best form of government to ensure the safety and equitable treatment of all citizens.

Strongly Disagree

18. 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, We the People (voters), Constitution, Congress, Supreme Court

19. Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

I am a Christian, a believer since the age of 7 years. The Bible is the infallible Word of God and the revelation of His nature, principles and will for my life. My relationship with God through His Only Begotten Son, the Lord Jesus, affects and directs every area of my life.

Background

Education

  • Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, TX, 1976
  • Southern Arkansas University, Magnolia, AR, BS, 1972
  • Central Baptist College, Conway, AR, AA, 1968

Work & Military

  • Institute for Constitutional Policy, Chairman, 2010-Present
  • Safe Foods Corporation, Founding CEO and President, 1999-2009
  • AR1.TV, Owner, Chairman, 2015-Present

Affiliations

  • Institute for Constitutional Policy, Chairman
  • Baptist Extended Care Hospital, Director
  • Little Rock's First Baptist Church, Member
  • Gun Owners of America, Member
  • Republican Party of Arkansas, Member
  • Rotary International, Paul Harris Fellow
  • NRA, Member
  • Arkansas Tea Party, Member

Offices

  • U. S. Senate, Sought 2010
  • Governor, Sought 2014

Details

2014 NRA Grade: AQ Arkansas Family Council survey - http://arkansasvotersguide.com/?page_id=13&officeid=5&district=0

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