Candidate Profile
Dianne L. Blais

Green , Virginia

Biography

Name
Dianne L. Blais
Party
Green
Race
U.S. House, Dist. 10
Incumbent
No
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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.

Disagree

2. It is the government’s responsibility to be sure everyone has health care and a livable income.

Agree

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

Disagree

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

No Answer

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 The Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) should be repealed by Congress.

Strongly Disagree

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

Disagree

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

Disagree

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

Neutral

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

Agree

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

Neutral

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

Agree

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.

Neutral

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

Strongly Agree

14. The federal government should establish nationwide standards (such as Common Core) for high-school graduation.

Agree

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

the common sentiment that power corrupts

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

1. wars - killing people we shouldn't. Not only is this horrible for those killed/hurt, it arouses hatred towards us. 2. a decent, basic standard of living for people 3. climate change - think we need to change how we live

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

This choice should be between woman & doctor.

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.

God, Voters, Congress, Constitution, Supreme Court, Industry, Academia, Media, Professional Sports.

19. Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

To do the best I can - for myself and others while enjoying the world.


Background

Education
  • MWC, Fredericksburg, Va, econ, '73
Work & Military
  • (Candidate did not provide)
Affiliations
  • AAUW
  • LWV
  • church, organist, teacher, etc.
  • INOVA, donor
  • GMU, Friend
Offices
  • delegate, Sought 2011
 

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