Candidate Profile
Larry Kaifesh

Republican, Illinois

Biography

Name
Larry Kaifesh
Party
Republican
Race
U.S. Rep., Dist. 8
Incumbent
No
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Panel Rating

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Endorsements

Conservatives

2
Combat Veterans For Congress, John Kline

Others

1
Jim Jordan

Reported by Candidate

1
(None listed.)

Selected Contributions

Conservative

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
5
ActRight, John Kline, John Sidney McCain, Michele Bachmann, Romney Victory Inc.
RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
11
ActRight, Adam Kinzinger, Allen Skillicorn, Allen West Guardian Fund, Family-Pac, Freedom and Security PAC and 5 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. It is the government’s responsibility to be sure everyone has health care and a livable income.

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3. The United States must maintain a nuclear arsenal that is safe, reliable, modern and numerically superior to those of potential adversaries.

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

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 The Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) should be repealed by Congress.

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

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

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

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

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10. Governments should pay to develop wind and solar energy solutions when these are not economically feasible.

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

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12. 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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13. People should be able to vote without photo identification.

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14. Briefly list three (3) political or legislative issues of most concern to you, and explain why each is important to you.

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15. Should abortion be allowed under extenuating circumstances? If so, what circumstances?

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16. 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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17. Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

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Background

Education

  • University of Indiana, Bloomington, IN, BA, Psychology

Work & Military

  • United States Marine Corps, Colonel, 23

Affiliations

  • Veterans of Foreign Wars
  • American Legion
  • Knights of Columbus

Offices

  • (Candidate did not provide)

Details

Illinois Family Institute 2014 Primary Voter Guide: http://illinoisfamily.org/110files/uploads/2014/01/IFI-VG-Primary_2014_16-pages.pdf Illinois Citizens for Life 2014 Primary Candidate Ratings: http://icl-life.com/Prim14.pdf

 

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