Candidate Profile
H. Russell Taub

Republican, Rhode Island

Biography

Name
H. Russell Taub
Party
Republican
Race
U.S. Rep., Dist. 1
Incumbent
No
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Panel Rating

Moderate

Endorsements

Reported by Candidate

0
COngressman Roger Williams, Congressman Trent Franks, COngressman Billy Long, VP and Governor Mike Pence, Republican Jewish Coalition, Former US Attorney Mike Sullivan

Selected Contributions

Conservative

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
1
John Sidney McCain

Summary

0%

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.

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.

Agree

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

No Answer

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

No Answer

Religious liberty is at risk in the United States.

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.

No Answer

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.

Neutral

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 Supreme Court Congress Voters

Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

If the person was raped or in the life of the mother

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

Citizens are in control

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

I am a Jewish Pro Life Republican

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

Somewhat Conservative

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

In Rhode Island to accomplish anything you have be somewhat Conservative on issues because of the amount of Democrats elected.

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

info@russforcongress2016.com 4014414561

Additional comment from candidate:

I am 28 years of age

Background

Education

  • JWU, Providence, BA, 2014

Work & Military

  • (Candidate did not provide)

Affiliations

  • Republican jewish Coaliton, member and contributor
  • RIGOP, member and contributor
  • Empowering America, member and contributor
  • RIght to Life, member and contributor
  • Blackstone Valley Tourism Council, member and contributor

Offices

  • (Candidate did not provide)
 

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