Candidate Profile
Saudia Broyard

Independent, Louisiana

Biography

Name
Saudia Broyard
Party
Independent
Race
State Rep., Dist 94
Incumbent
No
Links

Panel Rating

Liberal

Questionnaire

Right to Life

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

Strongly Disagree

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

Strongly Disagree

Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

Every circumstance. It's her body and her choice not the government's.


Economy

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

Neutral

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.

Neutral

What is the best way to bring down unemployment?

Pay people more. Lower housing costs.

What role should government play in boosting the economy?

Raise the minimum wage. Lower housing costs.


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.

Neutral

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

Disagree


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?

Leave it as Obama had it during his administration.


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.

Disagree

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.

Disagree

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.

Strongly Agree


Values

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

No Answer

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.

Disagree

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

Strongly 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.

Strongly Disagree

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

We can only speculate. No of us were there when America's founders defined, separated and limited powers in the Constitution.

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

I love as Jesus loves.


Qualifications

I voted in these elections:

None of them

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?

No Answer

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

I am standing for better education, higher paying jobs, better healthcare, harsher gun control laws, and the right for a woman to choose what happens with her body.

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

I come from nothing and know how to make a something from nothing also. I am a local and a people person.

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

saudiabroyard@gmail.com 5049395630

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

I am for the people. We must stand together for something or we'll fall for anything. Your issues are now my issues. Education, healthcare, gun violence, jobs are all issues extremely close to me. I am a single mother of 3 daughters and 2 son. I want my daughter's to know that change only happens when you take action. I want to envoke real effective change for the future of the everyone in Louisiana positively.


Criminal Justice

I support the death penalty.

Strongly Disagree

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

Agree


2nd Amendment

More restrictive gun control is needed to protect public safety.

Strongly Agree


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.

Strongly Agree

Background

Education

  • Xavier University of Louisiana, New Orleans, 2005
  • McDonogh #35 Senior High School, National Honor's Society Graduate, 2002

Work & Military

  • (Candidate did not provide)

Affiliations

  • Mid City Ministries, Tutor and Sunday School Teacher

Offices

  • (Candidate did not provide)
 

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