Candidate Profile
Bob Hall

Republican , Texas

Biography

Name
Bob Hall
Party
Republican
Race
State Senator, Dist. 2
Incumbent
No
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Panel Rating

Conservative Information icon

Scorecards

Conservative Organizations

Empower Texans, 2015:  100%
Right to Life TX, 2015:  100%
Texas Values Action, 2015:  100%
Eagle Forum TX, 2015:  91%
Young Conservatives of TX (YCT), 2015:  90%

96%

CONSERVATIVE AVERAGE

Liberal Organizations

Equality Texas, 2015:  F-

37%

LIBERAL AVERAGE

Endorsements

Conservatives

7
Cathie Adams, Tea Party 911, Texans for Fiscal Responsibility, Texas Home School Coalition, Texas Right to Life, Voices Empower, Young Conservatives of Texas

Reported by Candidate

1
Texas Right to Life - Jim & Elizabeth Graham Texans for Fiscal Responsibility - Michael Quinn S Texas Home School Coalition - Tim Lambert Cathie Adams - Texas Eagle Forum JoAnn Fleming - Grassroots America Young Conservatives of Texas

Selected Contributions

Conservative

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
5
David Simpson, Local, County, and District Republican Organizations, Republican Women's Organizations, Rick Green, State Republican Party Organizations
RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
11
Accountability First, Conservatives in Action, DFW Conservative Voters, Eagle Forum, Empower Texans, John Keating and 5 more

Liberal

RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
1
International Association of Firefighters

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.

Strongly 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 Disagree

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, Voters, Constitution, Congress, Supreme Court

18. Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

I am a Constitutional conservative with Judeo-Christian values. I strongly believe in all the principles of conservatism, not just the easy or popular ones. I am a Christian who is a follower of Jesus Christ.


Background

Education
  • The Citadel, Charleston, SC, BSEE, 1964
Work & Military
  • U.S. Air Force, Captain, 5+
  • Commercial Airplane Pilot, Captain, 30+
  • US Coast Guard Ship Captain, Captain, 14+
  • PPM, Inc., Owner/President, 27+
Affiliations
  • Souther Baptist Disaster Relief Team, Yellow Hat
  • Texas Baptist Men Disaster Relief Team, Yellow Hat
  • Community Emergency Response Team, Worker
  • Angle Flight, Volunteer Pilot
  • Canton Tea Party, Organizer/Leader
  • Boy Scouts, Eagle Scout & Order of the Arrow
  • East Texas Constitution Alliance, Organizer/Charter Member
  • Saddle Up Texas, Organizer/Charter Member
Offices
  • Texas State Senate, Sought 2012
 

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