Candidate Profile
Doug Roulstone

Republican , Washington


Doug Roulstone
State Senator, Dist. 44

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Human Life of Washington PAC


MRW Alliance

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Human Life of Washington

Selected Contributions


John Koster
American Success PAC, Associated Builders and Contractors, Back Americas Conservatives PAC, Bobby Jindal, CARE Political Action Committee, Citizens United and 35 more


State Democratic Party Organizations







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 necessary infrastructure on our border that maximizes the ability to control 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 a relationship between one man and one woman.

No Answer

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

Strongly 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

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

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Disagree

People should be able to vote without photo identification.


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

Strongly Agree

Parents should have the right to opt their children out of classes as they see fit.

Strongly Agree

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


Congress should pass a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution.

Strongly Agree

Government should compel businesses and schools to allow access in all cases based on “gender identity.”


I support sanctuary cities.

Strongly Disagree

I support the death penalty.


Commercial surrogacy should be legal.

Strongly Disagree

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

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Agree

Individual rights come from government.

Strongly Disagree

Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

Only for rape or incest, if at all.

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

The Constitution is based on our unalienable rights from God. There are three branches of government to ensure that there is a balanced approach to governing. The Constitution gives the Federal government defined and limited powers and reserves the rest to the States.

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

I am a Christian. I have sworn an oath to support and defend the Constitution. I believe in doing what is right even if it takes a lot of courage to do so. I believe in Christ, my family and my country.

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?


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

Google my name and you can find a lot of information about by public life.

What is the best way to bring down unemployment?

Provide the proper education/training to individuals so they can qualify for positions the are available locally.

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

At birth, provide each individual with a Health Savings Account. Money could be put in from any source including the Health Savings Accounts of their mother, father, sister, brother, son, daughter or wife. Money could only be taken out for valid health care needs or could be transferred to another family member's Health Savings Account. Also develop an affordable catastrophic care health insurance.

What role should government play in boosting the economy?

Minimize regulations, have fair trade policies and stay out of the way.

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

I Commanded a nuclear aircraft carrier with a crew of 5000, owned and managed small businesses for over 20 years, and was previously appointed to the Legislature by the Governor.

E-mail address and phone number for voters to reach you: 360-862-8044

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

Question 4-Marriage should be defined by the church


  • U.S.Naval Academy, Annapolis, BS, 1972
  • U.S.Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, MS, 1982
  • Armed Forces Staff College, Norfolk, 1989
Work & Military
  • U.S.Navy, Captain, 27
  • Everett Council Navy League, President
  • 44th LD GOP, Chairman
  • Pathway Partnership in Computer-Aid-Design (CAD), Founder
  • Snohomish Education Foundation, Fundraiser
  • Snohomish Community Church, Contributor
  • Snohomish Co. Charter Review Commission, Held 1
  • State Rep 44th LD, Held 1/3
  • U.S.REP-2nd CD, Sought 2006

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