Candidate Profile
Tim Moore

Republican, Kentucky

Biography

Name
Tim Moore
Party
Republican
Race
State Rep., Dist. 18
Incumbent
No
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Panel Rating

Not Evaluated

Scorecards

Conservative Organizations

National Federation of Independent Business KY (NFIB KY), 2013-14:  100%
American Conservative Union (ACU), 2015:  75%, 78%
Club for Growth KY, 2011-12:  59%

79%

CONSERVATIVE AVERAGE

Endorsements

Reported by Candidate

0
I am uncontested this year.

Selected Contributions

Conservative

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
10
Addia Wuchner, Jimmy Higdon, Kim King, Marie L. Rader, Russell Webber, Ryan F. Quarles and 4 more
RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
14
Addia Wuchner, Associated Builders and Contractors, Bluegrass Committee, Bob DeWeese, Christian McDaniel, David W. Floyd and 8 more

Summary

0%

LIBERAL

100%

CONSERVATIVE

Questionnaire

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.

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.

Agree

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 Disagree

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

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.

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.

Agree

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

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?

Their understanding that mankind inherently falls short of perfection (is sinful)--which is why they built in checks and balances to prevent any single branch (or person) from amassing too much power.

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 (since voters can amend it, it has to be third), Congress, Supreme Court, Media, Industry, Academia, Professional Sports

Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

I can't think of a situation where that wrong intentional choice can right any other circumstance.

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

I am a born-again, Bible-believing Christian--first and always.

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 have been in the US Air Force for almost 32 years (and am still serving).

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

tim.moore@lrc.ky.gov (270) 769-5878

Additional comment from candidate:

I am a Christian, Conservative, and Republican--in that order. My votes, my positions, and my consistent comments reflect that hierarchy of priorities.

Background

Education

  • U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, BS, 1988
  • University of Arkansas, Little Rock AFB, MS, 1993

Work & Military

  • U.S. Air Force (Active and Reserves), Colonel, 31
  • United Parcel Service, Instructor Pilot, 16

Affiliations

  • The Southern Baptist Seminary, Foundation Board Member
  • Lamb and Lion Ministries, Assistant Evangelist and Board Member
  • Habitat for Humanity, Board Member and Committee Chairman
  • Miliatry Officers Association of America, Member
  • American Legion, Member
  • US Air Force Academy Association of Graduates, Member

Offices

  • State Representative, Held 9
 

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