Candidate Profile
Daniel Bretzke

Republican , Washington

Biography

Name
Daniel Bretzke
Party
Republican
Race
State Rep., Dist.37 - Pos. 1
Incumbent
No
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Panel Rating

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Endorsements

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1
Seattle Times King County Republican Party

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. Parents should be free to use tax credits, vouchers, or education savings system to enable children to attend any public, charter, private, homeschool, or online academy .

Strongly Agree

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

Disagree

4. Except in cases where a judge has determined it would put a minor at risk, parental notification should be required before a minor can receive an abortion.

Neutral

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

Agree

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

Disagree

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

Neutral

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

Disagree

9. Congress should repeal the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare).

Disagree

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.

Disagree

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

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. Washington State should not be suing any businesses that prefer not to be part of a same-sex wedding.

Agree

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.

Disagree

17. Our state should participate in the nationwide Common Core standards for high-school graduation.

Disagree

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

Greed and thirst for power over another person or peopple

19. 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.

Constitution, supreme court, congress

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

Yes, in response to rape, incest, unfortunate experiences, and choice of the the parents.

21. Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

I believe that we exist to make the best of the world in which live, and to love and respect all creation.


Background

Education
  • Seattle University, Seattle, BA, 1984
  • The Evergreen State College, Olympia, BA, 1986
Work & Military
  • City of Seattle, Sr Real Property Agent, 5
Affiliations
  • (Candidate did not provide)
Offices
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