Candidate Profile
Stephen Marks

Republican , Florida

Biography

Name
Stephen Marks
Party
Republican
Race
U.S. Rep., Dist. 27
Incumbent
No
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Panel Rating

Somewhat Conservative Information icon

Endorsements

Reported by Candidate

1
Pending
 

Other Information

Questionnaire

Please note: Responses are entered electronically by the candidate and are listed verbatim.

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

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.

Strongly Agree

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.

Neutral

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

Disagree

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

Strongly Disagree

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

Strongly Agree

More restrictive gun control is needed to protect public safety.

Strongly Disagree

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

Strongly Agree

Additional regulations are needed to prevent climate change.

Strongly Disagree

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

Strongly Agree

The United States should help defend Israel from attack by its enemies.

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Disagree

Congress should pass a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution.

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Disagree

I support sanctuary cities.

Disagree

It is OK for Congress to exempt itself from compliance with laws applicable to all citizens.

Strongly Disagree

I support the death penalty.

Strongly Agree

Tuition-free public education should be guaranteed through college.

Strongly Disagree

The United States should protect its sovereignty from the United Nations.

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Agree

I voted in these primaries and general elections:

No Answer

Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

If the Dr. is 100% certain that the baby will live their life in constant pain.

What should the United States do to help eradicate the threat of radical Islamic terrorism?

As we did in WWII, going from country to country wiping out the Nazis, we should do the same today with the permission and military help from our friends going from country to country helping us to wipe out radical Islamic terrorism.

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

Divine guidance from our Creator.

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

Judeo-Christian beliefs that have guided us throughout the history of mankind.

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?

Conservative

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

Put my name in google and see that my Superpac ads helped defeat Al Gore, John Kerry and would have helped defeat Barack Obama if the banks had not crashed before the election.

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

Go back to the system before Obama care, where 75% of Americans were pleased with their coverage, and take measures to address the other 25% (folks were preexisting conditions, portability, etc.).

What role should government play in boosting the economy?

Cutting taxes and regulation and have a smaller government.

What changes should be made to the tax code?

Go back to the 1986 Reagan tax reform where the highest tax bracket was 28%.

What is the best way to bring down unemployment?

Cutting regulations on all businesses and tax breaks on small businesses to create jobs; also create the Alaska pipeline which will create high paying jobs similar to Reagan's military build up.

How would you guarantee Social Security benefits for future generations?

Wiping out the deficit.

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

Having worked as a political consultant for 24 years, mainly in Washington, I would know how to put together coalitions in Congress to pass needed legislation.

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

stephenqmarks@gmail.com 305-900-7747

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

I am the only congressional candidate in America who will become our nation's much-needed voice for senior citizens, who are treated like garbage by our political system (see my campaign website: marksforcongress.com).


Background

Education
  • University of Maine, Orono, ME
Work & Military
  • (Candidate did not provide)
Affiliations
  • National Republican Congressional Committee, Campaiign Consultant
  • National Republican Senatorial Committee, Campaign Consultant
  • Republican Governor's Association, Campaign Consultant
Offices
  • Congress vs Charles Schumer, Sought 1982
 

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