Candidate Profile
Doug LaMalfa

Republican , California

Biography

Name
Doug LaMalfa
Party
Republican
Race
U.S. Rep., Dist. 1
Incumbent
Yes
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Panel Rating

Conservative Information icon

Scorecards

Conservative Organizations

Campaign for Working Families PAC, 2015-16:  100%
Center for Security Policy, 2015-16:  100%
Concerned Women for America (CWA), 2013-14:  100%
FRC Action, 2017:  100%
National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB), 2018:  100%
National Right to Life, 2017-19:  100%
American Conservative Union (ACU), 2017:  85%, 92% (cum.)
Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW), 2016:  94%, 91% (cum.)
American Family Association (AFA), 2017-18:  89%
Americans for Prosperity (AFP), 2017-18:  88%, 88% (cum.)
National Taxpayers Union, 2016:  B
Club for Growth, 2016:  78%, 77% (cum.)
FreedomWorks, 2018:  56%, 74% (cum.)
Heritage Action, 2017-18:  66%, 67% (cum.)
Eagle Forum, 2015-16:  66%
Conservative Review (CR), 2018:  58% (cum.)

87%

CONSERVATIVE AVERAGE

Liberal Organizations

American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE), 2017:  19%
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO), 2017:  13%, 12% (cum.)
American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), 2018:  4%
League of Conservation Voters (LCV), 2017:  0%, 1% (cum.)
American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), 2015:  0%, 0% (cum.)
Americans for Democratic Action (ADA), 2016:  0%
Human Rights Campaign, 2015-16:  0%
Planned Parenthood, 2017:  0%

4%

LIBERAL AVERAGE

Endorsements

Conservatives

6
California for Life, California Pro Life Council, California ProLife Council PAC, California Republican Assembly, Campaign for Working Families, Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association PAC

Selected Contributions

Conservative

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
31
Alex Mooney, Andrew 'Andy' Tobin, Bob Goodlatte, Brian Bilbray, Brian Nestande, Bruce Poliquin and 25 more
RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
46
Acton PAC, American Conservative Union, Associated Builders and Contractors, Bill Shuster, Buddy Carter, CMR and 40 more

Liberal

RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
6
Airline Pilots Association, American Maritime Officers, American Postal Workers Union, International Association of Masters, Mates, and Pilots, International Union of Painters and Allied Trades, National Air Traffic Controllers Association

Summary

8%

LIBERAL

92%

CONSERVATIVE

 

Other Information

Signed the Americans for Tax Reform Taxpayer's Pledge https://www.atr.org/pledge-database

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.

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.

Agree

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.

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.

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.

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.

Agree

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

Disagree

I support sanctuary cities.

Strongly Disagree

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

Strongly Disagree

I support the death penalty.

Agree

Tuition-free public education should be guaranteed through college.

Disagree

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

Agree

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

Agree

I voted in these primaries and general elections:

2010 General Election, 2010 Republican Primary, 2012 General Election, 2012 Republican Primary, 2014 General Election, 2014 Republican Primary, 2016 General Election, 2016 Republican Primary

Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

(Did not answer)

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

(Did not answer)

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

(Did not answer)

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

(Did not answer)

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.

(Did not answer)

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

(Did not answer)

What role should government play in boosting the economy?

(Did not answer)

What changes should be made to the tax code?

(Did not answer)

What is the best way to bring down unemployment?

(Did not answer)

How would you guarantee Social Security benefits for future generations?

(Did not answer)

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

(Did not answer)

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

(Did not answer)

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

(Did not answer)


Background

Education
  • Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, Yes, 82
Work & Military
  • LaMalfa Trucking, CEO, 36
  • DLS Farms, Partner, 36
  • LaMalfa Seed, CFO, 36
Affiliations
  • Core Butte County- Charter School, Board member
  • Richvale Hunting Association, Vice President
  • Butte County Republican Party, Vice Chairman
  • Richvale Community Church, Memeber
Offices
  • US Representative, Held 2013-present
  • California Assemblyman and Senator, Held 2002-2008, 2010-2012
 

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