Candidate Profile
Gary Landrieu

Independent, Louisiana

Biography

Name
Gary Landrieu
Party
Independent
Race
Governor
Incumbent
No
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Panel Rating

Somewhat Conservative

Selected Contributions

Conservative

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
3
Billy Nungesser (2016), Dana Rohrabacher (2018), Ted Cruz (2016)

Liberal

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
2
Bennie Thompson (2008), Local, County, and District Democratic Organizations (2016)

Summary

58%

LIBERAL

42%

CONSERVATIVE

Questionnaire

Right to Life

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

Agree

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

Agree

Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

To save the life of the mother and in cases of rape or incest.


Economy

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

Disagree

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?

People to go to work and get off public assistance.

What role should government play in boosting the economy?

Get out of the way.


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.

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

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

Agree


Healthcare

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

Disagree

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

Private insurance and design a system that provides catostropic coverage with high deductible.


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.

Agree

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.

Agree

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.

Agree


Education

Tuition-free public education should be guaranteed through college.

Disagree


Values

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

Agree

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.

Agree

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

Disagree

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.

Agree

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

The desire of man to rule over his fellow man.

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

God is real, all powerful and good.


Qualifications

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?

Very Conservative

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

Gogarygovernor.com watch videos

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

Life experience of 35 years running a business and 50 years working in every type of job.

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

glandrieu@aol.com

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

Gary does what he says he's going to do.


Criminal Justice

I support the death penalty.

Agree

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

Agree


2nd Amendment

More restrictive gun control is needed to protect public safety.

Disagree


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.

Disagree

Background

Education

  • Tulane University, NEW ORLEANS, BGS, 1980

Work & Military

  • (Candidate did not provide)

Affiliations

  • CCA, MEMBER

Offices

  • CONGRESS, Sought 2012
 

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