Candidate Profile
Mike Eason

Republican, Louisiana

Biography

Name
Mike Eason
Party
Republican
Race
State Rep., Dist 36
Incumbent
No
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Panel Rating

Conservative

Endorsements

Others

5
Louisiana Home Builders Association LHBA, Louisiana Oil & Gas Association (LOGA), Louisiana State Medical Society (LAMPAC), National Federation of Independent Business Louisiana PAC, WestPAC/Louisiana Association of Business & Industry (LABI)

Reported by Candidate

5
LABI, LMOGA, LOGA, Louisiana Homebuilders Association, National Federation of Independent Business LAPAC

Selected Contributions

Conservative

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
1
Charles Boustany Jr. M.D. (2016)

Summary

0%

LIBERAL

100%

CONSERVATIVE

Questionnaire

Right to Life

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

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Agree

Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

Never


Economy

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

Strongly Disagree

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

Strongly Agree

Congress should pass a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution.

Strongly Agree

What is the best way to bring down unemployment?

Deregulation and growth policies that stimulate expansion.

What role should government play in boosting the economy?

Act as a partner rather than an obstacle.


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.

Strongly 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.

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Agree


Healthcare

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

Strongly Disagree

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

Free market competition.


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.

Strongly 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.

Strongly Agree


Education

Tuition-free public education should be guaranteed through college.

Strongly 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.

Strongly Agree

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

Neutral

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

Strongly 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.

Disagree

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

To preserve states rights.

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

I am of the Catholic faith and I believe life begins at conception. My faith is the basis for many of my decisions.


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.

I believe in an immigration policy that follows the laws of our country that have been in place for many years to establish US citizenship.

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

I have managed a Fortune 500 company for many years as part of my 40 year business career.I have served on the board of the commissions of the strongest economic engines of SWLA. Port of Lake Charles and Chennault Industrial Airpark.

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

electmikeeason@gmail.com, 337-477-5316

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

Career in Financial Industry spanning 36 years with no disciplinary actions or complaints in my financial career.


Criminal Justice

I support the death penalty.

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Agree


2nd Amendment

More restrictive gun control is needed to protect public safety.

Strongly Disagree


Other Important Issues

People should be able to vote without photo identification.

Strongly Disagree

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

Neutral

Background

Education

  • McNeese State University, Lake Charles, LA, BA, 1978

Work & Military

  • (Candidate did not provide)

Affiliations

  • Lake Charles Harbor and Terminal, Commissioner
  • Christus St. Patrick Hospital, Board of Directors
  • Chennault Industrial Airpark, Commissioner
  • McNeese Alumni Association, Alumnus
  • St. Martin DePorres Catholic Church, Finance Council

Offices

  • (Candidate did not provide)
 

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