Candidate Profile
Mike DeWine

Republican, Ohio

Biography

Name
Mike DeWine
Party
Republican
Race
Attorney General
Incumbent
Yes
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Panel Rating

Somewhat Conservative

Endorsements

Conservatives

2
Ohio Right to Life, Ohioans for Concealed Carry

Reported by Candidate

0
Ohio Patrolmen's Benevolent Association Cleveland Police Patrolmen's Association National Federation of Independent Business Ohio Chamber of Commerce Ohio State Building & Construction Trades Council Ohio Society of CPAs

Selected Contributions

Conservative

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
3
Bluegrass Committee, Local, County, and District Republican Organizations, Ohio's 17 Star PAC
RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
105
19th Star PAC, 2006 Joint Candidate Committee, 21st Century Freedom PAC, 21st Century Majority Fund, Alamo PAC, America's Foundation PAC and 99 more

Liberal

RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
21
American Maritime Officers, American Postal Workers Union, Big Tent PAC, Democrat, Republican, and Independent Voter Education, Dominic Ozanne, Frank LaRose and 15 more

Summary

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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

  • Miami University, Oxford, BS, 1969
  • Ohio Northern University, Ada, JD, 1972

Work & Military

  • (Candidate did not provide)

Affiliations

  • Hands Together, Supporter and Contributor
  • Boy Scouts of America, Supporter and Contributor
  • St. Paul Catholic Church, Supporter and Contributor
  • In Roof Foundation, Supporter and Contributor
  • Dayton Children's Medical Center, Supporter and Contributor
  • Matthew 25 Ministries, Supporter and Contributor
  • Little Sisters of the Poor, Supporter and Contributor
  • Family Youth Initiatives, Supporter and Contributor

Offices

  • U.S. Senator, Held 11
  • Greene County Prosecutor, Held 4
 

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