Candidate Profile
Susan Narvaiz

Republican , Texas

Biography

Name
Susan Narvaiz
Party
Republican
Race
U.S. Rep., Dist.35
Incumbent
No
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Panel Rating

Conservative Information icon

Scorecards

Conservative Organizations

93%

CONSERVATIVE AVERAGE

Endorsements

Conservatives

5
Conservatives in Action, Maggies List, Pastors PAC, Texas Leadership Institute for Public Advocacy, Texas Right to Life

Selected Contributions

Conservative

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
8
Greg Abbott, John Cyrier, Lamar Smith, Local, County, and District Republican Organizations, Paul Ryan, Paul Workman and 2 more
RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
9
Hispanic Republicans of Texas, Lamar Smith, Maggie's List, National Right to Life Committee, Paul Workman, People for Enterprise Trade and Economic Growth and 3 more

Liberal

RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
1
International Association of Firefighters

Summary

6%

LIBERAL

94%

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

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.

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.

Agree

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.

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 Disagree

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.

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.

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,Congress,Supreme Court

Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

I do not support abortion under any circumstances.

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

We are a fallen man and as such greed, control and sin is in our nature.

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

I believe in Jesus Christ, The Son of God, who is my Lord and Savior. I believe that we are each called to a higher purpose to serve one another as part of God's plan. My values are based on my Christian principles and my traditional upbringing in a hard working American military family where you were encouraged to be independent and personally responsible for your life and your decisions. Where Faith, Family, Freedom and Free Enterprise are the ideals we hold dear then and still. Where these values are worth standing up for.

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

Conservative

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

When I was in a position of authority and influence I initiated and voted to bring prayer back to our city council meetings. I was a strong voice and voted in support of policies that would provide greater rights to property owners and reduce government regulation. I was a voice of reason and consistently held myself, my colleagues and city staff to a higher level of service for our citizens.

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

info@susanforcongress.conm 512.878.1051

Additional comment from candidate:

Thank you for your consideration of my candidacy for U.S. Representative in TX District 35. Our nation needs, actually requires, citizen servants to step forward to bring the values of the people to Washington and not Washington to our people. We need hard working Americans to take their place as citizen legislators for a season and I am such an American. District 35 is where I live, have a small business and serve my community and with your help, it will be where I will serve the people that live there also. America matters to me. Together we can do better. Together will do better. Respectfully, Susan Narvaiz


Background

Education
  • South San Antonio High School, San Antonio, GED, 1976
Work & Military
  • Core Strategies, Inc, CEO/Owner, 20
  • Sedona Staffing, CEO/Owner/ Consultant, 18
  • Staffing Solutions, Area Manager, 2
  • Tri-Starr Personnel, Corporate Development/Branch Manager, 6
Affiliations
  • Freedom Legacy International, Board Secretary
  • Hays County Republican Women, Member
  • Governor's Task Force on Unfunded Mandates, Member
  • Texas Highway Commission, I35 Advisory Committee
  • Girl Scouts of Central Texas, Board Member
  • United Way of Hays County, Board of Directors
  • Hays Caldwell Public Utility Agency, Founding Chair
  • Capital Area Council of Government, Chair and Executive Committee Member
Offices
  • Mayor of San Marcos, Texas, Held 2004-2010
  • Councilmember City of San Marcos, Texas, Held 2002-2004
  • US Congress TX 35, Sought 2012 & 2014
  • Mayor of San Marcos, Texas, Sought 1998
 

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