Candidate Profile
Gary Swing

Green , Arizona

Biography

Panel Rating

Very Liberal Information icon

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 Disagree

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 Disagree

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.

No Answer

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.

Strongly Disagree

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

Agree

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

Agree

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

Strongly Disagree

More restrictive gun control is needed to protect public safety.

Neutral

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

No Answer

Additional regulations are needed to prevent climate change.

Strongly Agree

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

Disagree

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

Strongly Disagree

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

Strongly Disagree

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.

Neutral

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

No Answer

I support sanctuary cities.

Agree

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

Disagree

I support the death penalty.

Strongly Disagree

Tuition-free public education should be guaranteed through college.

Strongly Agree

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

No Answer

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

Strongly Disagree

I voted in these primaries and general elections:

2010 General Election, 2012 General Election, 2014 General Election, 2016 General Election

Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

I oppose laws against abortion.

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

End US military imperialism. Shut down all foreign military bases. Restrict the US military to non-offensive defense of US territory. Adopt a nonviolent, humanitarian foreign policy. Uphold the Kellogg-Briand Pact outlawing war. Pay reparations for US war crimes. Establish a national truth commission to expose the history of US war crimes. Prosecute the people responsible for the 9/11 false flag operation. US military imperialism has been responsible for the deaths of an estimated twenty to thirty million people since the end of World War Two.

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

The US Constitution designed a system of government to preserve slavery. Every generation should have its own Constitutional Convention.

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

Humanist atheist with an interest in Buddhism.

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?

Very Liberal

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

No answer

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

I support a single payer "Medicare for All" national health care system.

What role should government play in boosting the economy?

I support steady state economic principles to establish an economy based on ecological sustainability.

What changes should be made to the tax code?

No answer

What is the best way to bring down unemployment?

No answer

How would you guarantee Social Security benefits for future generations?

No answer

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

No answer

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

theswingvote@yahoo.com

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

No answer


Background

Education
  • University of Colorado, Denver, Masters Publlic Administration, 1999
  • University of Colorado, Boulder, BA Political Science, 1991
Work & Military
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