Candidate Profile
Scott Perry

Republican , Pennsylvania

Biography

Name
Scott Perry
Party
Republican
Race
U.S. Rep., Dist. 4
Incumbent
Yes
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Panel Rating

Conservative Information icon

Scorecards

Conservative Organizations

American Family Association (AFA), 2013:  100%
Eagle Forum, 2015-16:  100%
National Right to Life, 2015-16:  100%
American Conservative Union (ACU), 2014:  96%, 94%
Center for Security Policy, 2013-14:  93%
FreedomWorks, 2016:  93%, 87%
Americans for Prosperity (AFP), 2015-16:  100%, 85%
Club for Growth, 2015:  81%, 83%
FRC Action, 2015:  82%
Heritage Action, 2015-16:  86%, 82%
Conservative Review (CR), 2015:  74%

90%

CONSERVATIVE AVERAGE

Liberal Organizations

American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE), 2015:  12%
Americans for Democratic Action (ADA), 2014:  10%
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO), 2015:  13%, 9%
American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), 2015-16:  0%
American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), 2013:  0%, 0%
Human Rights Campaign, 2015-16:  0%
Planned Parenthood, 2015:  0%

9%

LIBERAL AVERAGE

Endorsements

Conservatives

6
Combat Veterans For Congress, Eagle Forum PAC, Firearms Owners Against Crime, National Federation Of Independent Businesses - the SAFE Trust, National Rifle Association, U.S. Immigration Reform PAC

Reported by Candidate

1
(None listed.)

Selected Contributions

Conservative

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
14
College Republican National Committee, Dan Moul, David Jolly, First Capital PAC, Local, County, and District Republican Organizations, Mike Regan and 8 more
RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
50
60 Plus Association, Allen West Guardian Fund, Associated Builders and Contractors, Bill Shuster, Citizens Against Government Waste, Citizens for Prosperity in America and 44 more

Liberal

RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
4
Airline Pilots Association, International Brotherhood of Boilermakers, Iron Ship Builders, Blacksmiths, Forgers and Helpers, National Air Traffic Controllers Association, National Rural Letter Carriers Association

Summary

6%

LIBERAL

94%

CONSERVATIVE

 

Other Information

NRA Rating: A+

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.

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

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

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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.

(Did not answer)

18. Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

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Background

Education
  • U.S. Army War College, Carlisle, Master's in Strategic Studies, 2012
  • Pennsylvania State Univ, Middletown, BA, 1991
  • Northern H.S., Dillsburg, Diploma, 1980
Work & Military
  • PA Army Natl Guard, BG, 35+
Affiliations
  • Lions Club
  • VFW
  • American Legion
  • Eureka Masonic Lodge
  • Jaycees
  • MOAA
  • Army Aviation Assoc of America
  • National Rifle Assoc.
Offices
  • PA State Rep, Held 6
  • U.S. House, Held 3
 

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