Candidate Profile
Scott Walker

Republican , Wisconsin

Biography

Name
Scott Walker
Party
Republican
Race
Governor
Incumbent
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Panel Rating

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Selected Contributions

Conservative

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
6
Club for Growth, Dean Knudson, Local, County, and District Republican Organizations, Mead Treadwell, National Right to Life Committee, State Republican Party Organizations
RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
106
Alberta Darling, Allen McNeill, Andrew 'Andy' Tobin, Andrew Harris, Associated Builders and Contractors, Bob Gannon and 100 more

Liberal

RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
8
International Association of Firefighters, International Union of Operating Engineers, Jeffrey A. Legum, Paul Singer, Tom Schmidt, United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipe Fitting Industry and 2 more

Summary

7%

LIBERAL

93%

CONSERVATIVE

 

Other Information

LABOR ISSUES: Walker signed in March 2015 SB 44 which makes WI a Right-to-work state; gives workers to the freedom to choose whether or not they want to join a union and pay dues.
VOTER ID: Signed in 2011 AB 7 Photo ID bill - Requires photo ID to vote.
2ND AMENDMENT: He signed in 2011 SB 93 Concealed Carry Bill.
LIFE: Signed in the 2011 Budget AB 40/Act 32 to decrease each year Planned Parenthood Funding.
LIFE: Signed in 2013 SB 206/Act 37 Sonogram bill which requires women seeking abortions to undergo an ultrasound and ban doctors who lack admitting privileges at nearby hospitals from performing the procedures.

Questionnaire

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

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Governments should not discriminate against individuals, organizations or small businesses because of their belief that marriage is only a union of one man and one woman.

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

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

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It is the government’s responsibility to be sure everyone has health insurance.

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

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More restrictive gun control is needed to protect public safety.

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Free enterprise and the right to private property are essential elements of a productive economic system.

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Religious liberty is at risk in the United States and deserves the highest level of protection in the law.

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George Washington's comment that “Religion and morality are the essential pillars of civil society” is still true today.

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Any teaching to children on sex education in public schools must include all contraceptive methods, and should not show preference to abstinence.

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

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Islamic law (Sharia) should take precedence over national and state laws where there are Islamic majority communities in the U. S.

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The state constitution should limit the growth of spending to the rate of population growth plus the rate of inflation.

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Congress should pass a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution.

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People should be allowed to use public restrooms, showers, and changing rooms based on "gender identity."

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I support sanctuary cities.

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I support the death penalty.

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Tuition-free public education should be guaranteed through college.

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The best way to maintain peace is through a strong military.

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Parents should be the primary authority in decisions affecting their minor children.

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Mandatory minimum sentencing should be required and enforced for violent crimes.

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I voted in these primaries and general elections:

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Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

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

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Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

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When you consider your views on a wide range of issues from economic and social matters to foreign policy and immigration, which of the following best describes you overall?

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Please provide publicly available information validating your answer to the previous question.

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What is the best way to bring down unemployment?

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How would you promote healthcare coverage that is adequate, affordable and accessible for all?

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What role should government play in boosting the economy?

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What education or experience qualifies you to hold the office for which you seek election?

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

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Is there anything else you would like voters to know about you?

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