Candidate Profile
Bill Beagle

Republican, Ohio

Biography

Name
Bill Beagle
Party
Republican
Race
U.S. Rep., Dist. 8
Incumbent
No
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Panel Rating

Moderate

Scorecards

Conservative Organizations

American Conservative Union (ACU), 2014:  71%

82%

CONSERVATIVE AVERAGE

Selected Contributions

Conservative

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
5
Dave Yost, John Kasich, Jon Husted, Mike DeWine, Peggy Lehner
RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
9
Buckeye Patriot PAC, Gayle L. Manning, Jim Buchy, Local, County, and District Republican Organizations, Mike Turner (OH), National Federation of Independent Business and 3 more

Liberal

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
1
Construction Employers Association of Cleveland
RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
12
Construction Employers Association of Cleveland, International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Iron Workers, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, International Brotherhood of Teamsters, International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers, International Union of Operating Engineers and 6 more

Summary

13%

LIBERAL

87%

CONSERVATIVE

Questionnaire

Congress should repeal the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare).

Strongly 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.

Strongly Agree

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.

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly 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.

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

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.

Strongly Agree

People should be able to vote without photo identification.

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.

Strongly Disagree

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.

God, Constitution, Voters

Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

Life of the mother.

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

The inherent desire for freedom and personal liberty.

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

I am a devout Christian and believe that Jesus Christ is my lord and savior.

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.

My proven conservative track record has earned me numerous awards and commendations including the Watchdog of the Treasury from the United Conservatives of Ohio, the Defender of Liberty from the American Conservative Union, Friend of Agriculture Award from the Ohio Farm Bureau, Small Business Advocate Award from the Council of Smaller Enterprises. I also have been previously endorsed by organizations representing Ohio Right to Life, the Ohio Manufacturing Association, the Ohio Chamber of Commerce, the Ohio Society of CPA’s, the National Federation of Independent Business Ohio and the Ohio Restaurant Association. I have also earned an “A” rating from both the NRA and the Buckeye Firearms Association for my staunch defense of our Second Amendment rights.

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

bill@billbeagle.com

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