Candidate Profile
Kim King

Republican , Kentucky

Biography

Name
Kim King
Party
Republican
Race
State Rep., Dist. 55
Incumbent
Yes
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Panel Rating

Conservative

Scorecards

Conservative Organizations

National Federation of Independent Business KY (NFIB KY), 2013-14:  100%
American Conservative Union (ACU), 2015:  63%, 71%
Club for Growth KY, 2011-12:  71%

81%

CONSERVATIVE AVERAGE

Endorsements

Conservatives

2
Freedoms Heritage Forum State/Federal PAC, Kentucky Right to Life Political Action Committee

Reported by Candidate

1
2014 endorsements haven't been awarded

Selected Contributions

Conservative

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
6
Addia Wuchner, Garland Andy Barr, Jimmy Higdon, Paul Hornback, Rand Paul, State Republican Party Organizations
RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
14
Associated Builders and Contractors, Bluegrass Committee, Bob DeWeese, David W. Osborne, GOPAC, Jimmy Higdon and 8 more

Summary

0%

LIBERAL

100%

CONSERVATIVE

Questionnaire

Please note: Responses are entered electronically by the candidate and are listed verbatim.

Congress should repeal the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare).

Strongly Agree

Election of judges by the people for a definite term of office is the best way to select judges.

Agree

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

Strongly Disagree

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

Strongly Agree

People should be able to vote without photo identification.

Strongly Disagree

Religious liberty is at risk in the United States.

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Agree

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.

No Answer

Marijuana should be legalized and regulated like tobacco and alcohol.

Strongly Disagree

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

Strongly Agree

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 Agree

Free-market competition for education dollars, rather than a government monopoly, would create a better education for all students.

Strongly Agree

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

The Ten Commandments should not be displayed in public school buildings.

Strongly Disagree

Business owners should be required by law to bake cakes, provide flower arrangements, etc., for same-sex weddings, even when these activities would infringe on their sincerely-held religious beliefs.

Strongly Disagree

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

Strongly Disagree

Physician-assisted suicide should be legal.

Strongly Disagree

The more people live by Judeo-Christian values, the less government is needed.

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Disagree

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

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Disagree

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

Strongly Agree

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

(Did not answer)

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, Constitution, Congress, Supreme Court, voters

Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

(Did not answer)

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

I believe Jesus Christ was born of a virgin, conceived by the Holy Spirit, lived a sinless life, was crucified and resurrected on the third day because of my sins. Jesus descended from heaven to provide a way for me to spend eternity with Him.....and He's coming again.

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

Very Conservative

Please defend your answer to the previous question by referencing your publicly available track record.

I sponsor conservative bills and vote for conservative bills.

E-mail address and phone number for voters to reach you.

KimKingKY@gmail.com

Additional comment from candidate:

(Did not answer)


Background

Education
  • Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, KY, BS, 2004
Work & Military
  • (Candidate did not provide)
Affiliations
  • The Carpenters Christian Church, Active Member, Contributor
  • Kentucky Right to Life, Volunteer, Contributor, Speaker
  • KY Association of Food Banks, Contributor, Volunteer
  • Back Pack Programs, Contributor
  • National Prayer Caucus, Active member, Speaker
  • American Red Cross, Active member, Contributor
  • 5 local Chambers of Commerce, Active member, Contributor, Speaker
  • Commonwealth Policy Center, Active Member
Offices
  • State Representative, Held 6
 

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