Right to Life LA (LARTL)Louisiana Right to Life (LARTL), established in 1970, works through education, legislation, activism, and service to restore the right to life in Louisiana by opposing abortion, euthanasia, and other life destroying actions.
Louisiana Family Forum (LFF)Louisiana Family Forum (LFF) believes elected officials should support policies and programs that protect and promote families and traditional values in Louisiana. To accomplish this goal, LFF educates voters about specific legislation and voting records. LFF records voting records: 100% Outstanding Family Advocate; 80-99% Family Advocate; 60-79% Average; 50-59% Needs Improvement; 0-39% Unfavorable.
American Conservative Union LAThe ACU tracks a wide range of issues before Congress to determine which issues and votes serve as a dividing line to help separate those members of the U.S. House and Senate who protect liberty as conservatives and those who are truly liberal.
Human life begins at conception and deserves legal protection at every stage until natural death.
Abortion providers, including Planned Parenthood, should not receive taxpayer funds or grants from federal, state, or local governments.
Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?
To protect the life of the mother, rape, incest.
It is the government’s responsibility to be sure everyone has a livable income.
Free enterprise and the right to private property are essential elements of a productive economic system.
Congress should pass a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution.
What is the best way to bring down unemployment?
Create more jobs Create an educated and skilled workforce Reduce high school dropouts.
What role should government play in boosting the economy?
Educate the workforce.
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.
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.
Religious liberty is at risk in the United States and deserves the highest level of protection in the law.
It is the government’s responsibility to be sure everyone has health insurance.
How would you promote healthcare coverage that is adequate, affordable and accessible for all?
Free market place
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.
I support the use of Sharia law as a basis for legislation and judicial decisions in the United States.
The best way to maintain peace is through a strong military.
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.
Tuition-free public education should be guaranteed through college.
Judeo-Christian values established a framework of morality which permitted our system of limited government.
Parents should be the primary authority in decisions affecting their minor children.
The LGBTQ+ political agenda poses a threat to First Amendment freedoms of speech, expression and religious exercise.
I support expanding protections in employment and accommodations based on sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.
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.
What in the nature of mankind caused America’s Founders to carefully define, separate, and limit powers in the Constitution?
The founding fathers found it necessary for equal protection and guarantee the right of individuals to have a voice, without any one branch of the government holding all power. The Electoral College allowed all states, no matter the size, to have a voice in government.
Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.
God created the heaven and the earth. Virgin Birth. Jesus Christ is the Son of God and Savior, for those who place their faith and trust in Him and his sacrifice on the cross. Believe that Christ rose from the grave on the 3rd day and will return for the church, His bride. Believe in the Trinity and that Jesus Christ is the ONLY WAY, the truth and the life.
I voted in these elections:
2012 Primary, 2012 General Election, 2014 Primary, 2014 General Election, 2016 Primary, 2016 General Election, 2018 Primary, 2018 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?
Please provide publicly available information validating your answer to the previous question.
Voting Record in the Louisiana Legislature from 2003-2019. State Representative 2003-2015. State Senator 2016-2019. Examples the "Trigger Law" in 2006, Pro-Life vote 2019 Session, Passed bill that marriage is between one man and one woman, voted against egregious tax bills, voted against gambling in all forms and sports betting, CHECK MY VOTING RECORD
What education or experience qualifies you to hold the office for which you seek election?
Higher Education Degree 30 years Licensed Building Contractor 30 years small retail businessman 40 years cattle farming 13 years of elected office on the local level 17 years Louisiana Legislature (Representative & Senator) LEADERSHIP - 8 Years as Chairman of Appropriation Committee-State Legislature
E-mail address and phone number for voters to reach you:
Is there anything else you would like voters to know about you?
Committed to listening to my constituents.
I support the death penalty.
Mandatory minimum sentencing should be required and enforced for violent crimes.
More restrictive gun control is needed to protect public safety.
People should be able to vote without photo identification.
Gambling should be limited to existing forms and should not be de-regulated or expanded.