Candidate Profile
Morgan Meyer

Republican , Texas

Biography

Name
Morgan Meyer
Party
Republican
Race
State Rep., Dist. 108
Incumbent
No
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Panel Rating

Moderate Information icon

Scorecards

Conservative Organizations

Right to Life TX, 2015:  100%
Empower Texans, 2015:  72%
Texas Values Action, 2015:  64%
Eagle Forum TX, 2015:  60%
Young Conservatives of TX (YCT), 2015:  58%

75%

CONSERVATIVE AVERAGE

Liberal Organizations

Equality Texas, 2015:  F

40%

LIBERAL AVERAGE

Endorsements

Conservatives

1
Texas Right to Life

Reported by Candidate

1
Hon. Kay Bailey Hutchison Dallas Police Association Texas Right to Life Conservative Republicans of Texas Hon. Rudy Giuliani Robert B. Rowling

Selected Contributions

Conservative

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
7
Dan Branch, David Dewhurst, Greg Abbott, Jason Villalba, Kenneth Sheets, Local, County, and District Republican Organizations, Republican Women's Organizations
RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
11
Associated Republicans of Texas, Bennett Ratliff, Dan Branch, Eagle Forum, National Federation of Independent Business, National Rifle Association and 5 more

Liberal

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
1
Sergio Munoz

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 The Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) should be repealed by Congress.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

Strongly 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.

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. 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 Agree

17. 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

18. Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

My wife, Keana, and I believe that faith is the cornerstone of a strong family. We are active in our church, and teach Sunday School to a class of second grade students.


Background

Education
  • Washington and Lee University School of Law, Lexington, VA, J.D., 1999
  • Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX, B.A., 1996
Work & Military
  • (Candidate did not provide)
Affiliations
  • Highland Park United Methodist, D6 Family Sunday School Teacher
  • South Dallas Legal Clinic, Volunteer Legal representation
  • Housing Legal Clinic, Volunteer Legal representation
  • VA Hospital Legal Clinic, Volunteer Legal representation
  • Lawyers Serving Warriors, Volunteer Legal representation
  • Republican National Convention, Volunteer
  • State GOP Convention, Delegate
  • Greater Dallas Pachyderm Club, Officer
Offices
  • State Representative, Held 1
 

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