Candidate Profile
Robert L. DeVore Jr.

Republican , Kentucky

Biography

Name
Robert L. DeVore Jr.
Party
Republican
Race
U.S. Rep., Dist. 3
Incumbent
No
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Panel Rating

Moderate

Endorsements

Reported by Candidate

0
possible 78,000 voters in past mayor race

Selected Contributions

Conservative

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
1
Local, County, and District Republican Organizations

Summary

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LIBERAL

100%

CONSERVATIVE

Questionnaire

Congress should repeal the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare).

Agree

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

Strongly Agree

I am in favor of construction of a wall and other necessary infrastructure on our border that gives complete control over entering and exiting the United States.

Neutral

The U.S. military should wait for militant Islamic groups to directly threaten our national security on our shores, rather than eradicate them now wherever they may be worldwide.

Strongly Disagree

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

Strongly Agree

I support legislation such as the First Amendment Defense Act (FADA) that would prohibit discrimination against individuals, organizations and small businesses because of their belief that marriage is only a union of one man and one woman.

Strongly Agree

The federal government should establish Common Core as a nationwide academic standard for high school graduation.

Strongly Disagree

I oppose the resettlement of Syrian refugees into the U.S. without proper vetting.

Agree

Current regulations on domestic oil exploration and drilling are more restrictive than are necessary.

Neutral

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

Disagree

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

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Disagree

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.

Agree

Free enterprise and the right to private property turn mankind's natural self-interest into the most productive economic system there is.

Agree

Governments should pay to develop wind and solar energy solutions until they are economically feasible.

Strongly Disagree

Religious liberty is at risk in the United States.

Strongly Agree

Governments should define marriage as between one man and one woman; no other definition of marriage should be legalized or supported with public funds.

Agree

People should be able to vote without photo identification.

Strongly Disagree

The United States should help defend Israel from attack by its enemies.

Strongly Agree

Planned Parenthood should not receive funds from federal, state, or local governments.

Strongly Agree

Marijuana should be legalized and regulated like tobacco and alcohol.

Agree

Islamic law (Sharia) does not pose a threat to the United States and its Constitution.

Strongly Disagree

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.

The foundation to our Democratic principles are drawn from the laws of nature and the laws of God in which, we as individuals and a nation look up to for high standards and moral clarity.

Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

Rape, forcing women to have intercourse is wrong in the eyes of humanity. Please not it is not the fault of the unborn child. In which he or she has a right to life. The Rapist should pay dearly for the rest of his life for this wrong full act of aggression against women.

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

The balance between the three institutions the Legislative, the executive and judicial branches where developed with each branch to have separate responsibilities not to supersede the other two branches of government. Using the Concert documents such as the declaration of independence , US Constitution and the Amendments to the Constitution as the foundation to life , liberty and the pursuit to individual happiness.

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

FAITH In God and a relationship with the Creator. Focusing on the creator in who all blessing flow from, God has given us a land to live on. Community to build from and historical documents to live by. Most of founding fathers believed in the bible as one of the great tools to educate, set high standards and guide lines in strengthening the family, the community, to build stronger ethical and healthy life style standards to live by. In our community to trust our neighbor to focus on strengthening the physical and spiritual bonds between each other. Second commandments love thy neighbor as my self. We must encourage each other to focus on strengthening our core values pertaining to Faith in our creator, individuals, family, community, state and nation. Making sure each individual has the right social and spiritual tools to be independent and productive individuals. Then help our neighboring cities in giving them the right resources in lower taxation, growing busin

Considering all issues (social, economic, national security, etc.), which of these best describes you?

Conservative

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Background

Education

  • Jefferson Comunity, Louisville
  • Shorter, Altanta

Work & Military

  • Navy, E-6 Petty officer First Class, 24

Affiliations

  • FRA Member Branch, Chaplain
  • UPS, Wellness Champion 2nd shift
  • Trinity Life Center, Louisville KY Contributor
  • 3rd degree Mason, Salt River lodge Bullet County
  • Parkland Baptist Church, member
  • A New Hope Pregnancy Resource center, Contributor
  • Republican party, member

Offices

  • McCreary County school board, Held 6
  • US Congress 3rd district, Sought 2012
  • Mayor of Louisville, Sought 2014
 

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