Candidate Profile
Stefani Carter

Republican , Texas

Biography

Name
Stefani Carter
Party
Republican
Race
State Rep., Dist. 102
Incumbent
Yes
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Panel Rating

Somewhat Conservative Information icon

Scorecards

Conservative Organizations

Right to Life TX, 2013:  102%
Eagle Forum TX, 2013:  92%
Empower Texans, 2013:  90%
Young Conservatives of TX (YCT), 2013:  83%, 78%
Heritage Alliance TX (HA), 2012:  67%

86%

CONSERVATIVE AVERAGE

Liberal Organizations

NARAL Pro-Choice TX, 2013:  0%

34%

LIBERAL AVERAGE

Endorsements

Conservatives

2
Texans for Fiscal Responsibility, Young Conservatives of Texas

Others

2
Texans for Lawsuit Reform, Texas Association of Business and Commerce

Reported by Candidate

1
TLR TAB Texans for Fiscal Responsibility Texas Realtors Association NRA Comptroller Susan Combs

Selected Contributions

Conservative

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
5
American Israel Public Affairs Committee, Empower Texans, Local, County, and District Republican Organizations, Republican Women's Organizations, State Republican Party Organizations
RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
40
Accountability First, Associated Builders and Contractors, Associated Republicans of Texas, Barry 'Kip' Averitt, Bass Family PACs, Black Republican PAC and 34 more

Liberal

RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
1
Association of Texas Professional Educators

Summary

3%

LIBERAL

97%

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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, Supreme Court, Congress, Academia, Industry, Media

18. Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

I am a strong believer in Christ. I was baptized in my House District and practice the Catholic faith.


Background

Education
  • Harvard
  • University of Texas
Work & Military
  • (Candidate did not provide)
Affiliations
  • (Candidate did not provide)
Offices
  • House of Representatives, Held 3
 

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