Candidate Profile
Allen Borne Jr.

Democrat, Louisiana

Biography

Panel Rating

Liberal

Questionnaire

Right to Life

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

No Answer

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

Disagree

Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

Rape, incest, up to a certain time for a woman to make a reasonable choice


Economy

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

Agree

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

Agree

Congress should pass a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution.

Agree

What is the best way to bring down unemployment?

job creation and a good economy

What role should government play in boosting the economy?

level playing field, at home and aborad, educated population, protect against abuse in the system, then let creativity bear its fruits


Religious Liberty

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.

Disagree

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.

Disagree

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

Neutral


Healthcare

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

Agree

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

Medicare is a good example


National Security

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.

Neutral

I support the use of Sharia law as a basis for legislation and judicial decisions in the United States.

Disagree

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

Neutral

State and federal funds should be denied to any public or private entity, including but not limited to sanctuary cities, that are not in compliance with immigration laws.

Disagree


Education

Tuition-free public education should be guaranteed through college.

Neutral


Values

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

Neutral

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

Agree

The LGBTQ+ political agenda poses a threat to First Amendment freedoms of speech, expression and religious exercise.

Disagree

I support expanding protections in employment and accommodations based on sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

Agree

If children are given instruction in sex education in public schools, it should not express a preference for abstinence but should be comprehensive, offering discussions on various types of sexual orientations and behaviors plus all types of contraceptives.

Neutral

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

greed and abuse of power,

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

Christian, there is a higher power.


Qualifications

I voted in these elections:

2012 General Election, 2014 General Election, 2016 General Election

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?

Moderate

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

Unknownj

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

34 years of practicing law, 60 years of life

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

ahb@orleanslawyer.com 504-899-1234

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

The interests of the voters are foremost. Together we can work for life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness!


Criminal Justice

I support the death penalty.

Neutral

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

Agree


2nd Amendment

More restrictive gun control is needed to protect public safety.

Agree


Other Important Issues

People should be able to vote without photo identification.

Disagree

Gambling should be limited to existing forms and should not be de-regulated or expanded.

Agree

Background

Education

  • TULANE UNIVERSITY, New Orleans, JD, 84

Work & Military

  • BORNE LAW FIRM, MANAGER, 34

Affiliations

  • LLS SOCIETY OF LA/MS, FUND RAISING
  • LA ASSOC. FOR JUSTICE, MEMBER
  • LA BAR FOUNDATION, FELLOW

Offices

  • N.O. DEM EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE, Held 4
  • ORLEANS LEVEE BOARD, Held 1.5
 

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