Candidate Profile
Missy Thomas Irvin

Republican, Arkansas

Biography

Name
Missy Thomas Irvin
Party
Republican
Race
State Senator, Dist. 18
Incumbent
No
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Panel Rating

Moderate

Scorecards

Conservative Organizations

97%

CONSERVATIVE AVERAGE

Endorsements

Conservatives

2
National Rifle Association, Our Voices Arkansas

Reported by Candidate

0
US Senator John Boozman US Congressman Tim Griffin US Congressman Rick Crawford

Selected Contributions

Conservative

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
2
Linda Collins-Smith, State Republican Party Organizations
RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
14
Andrea Lea, Cecile Bledsoe, Duncan Baird, Gary Stubblefield, Huck PAC, Jeremy Hutchinson and 8 more

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 The Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) should be repealed by Congress.

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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.

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

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

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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.

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

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

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

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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.

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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.

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19. Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

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Background

Education

  • Randolph-Macon Woman's College, Lynchburg, VA, BA, 1993
  • University of Reading, Reading, England, 1992
  • Mt St Mary Academy, Little Rock, AR, HS degree, 1989

Work & Military

  • (Candidate did not provide)

Affiliations

  • Arkansas World Trade Center, Board Member
  • Heber Springs Rotary Club, Member
  • P.E.O., Chapter DK, President
  • Mountain View School District Athletics, Volunteer Coach
  • Stone County Republican Committee, Member
  • White County Republican Women, Member
  • Arkansas Hunger Task Force, Member
  • Mountain View Youth Soccer Association, President, Secretary

Offices

  • State Senator, District 10, Held 2
  • State Senator, District 18, Held 2

Details

2014 NRA Grade: A+ http://arkansasvotersguide.com/?page_id=13&officeid=11&district=18

 

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