Candidate Profile
Colby L. Coash

Non-Partisan, Nebraska

Biography

Name
Colby L. Coash
Party
Non-Partisan
Race
Member of the Legislature, Dist. 27
Incumbent
Yes
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Panel Rating

Scorecards

Conservative Organizations

Americans for Prosperity (AFP), 2013-14:  70%
Nebraska Taxpayers for Freedom, 2012:  63%

66%

CONSERVATIVE AVERAGE

Endorsements

Others

3
Neb Republican Party, Nebraska Right to Life, National Rifle Association

Selected Contributions

Conservative

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
3
John Murante, Jon Bruning, Local, County, and District Republican Organizations
RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
8
Associated Builders and Contractors, Black Hills Corporation, Citizens for a Better Nebraska, Local, County, and District Republican Organizations, Mike  Gloor, National Federation of Independent Business and 2 more

Liberal

RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
1
National Education Association

Summary

0%

LIBERAL

100%

CONSERVATIVE

Questionnaire

1. Free enterprise and the right to private property turn mankind's natural self interest into the fairest and most productive economic system there is, and is the key to national prosperity.

Strongly Agree

2. Government should enforce laws designed to protect the border and to prevent illegal entry of persons into the country.

Strongly Agree

3. Because evolution is widely accepted, students should not be taught about intelligent design.

Disagree

4. Free market competition for education dollars, rather than a government monopoly, would create a better education for all students.

Neutral

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

Strongly Disagree

6. States should require voters to show photo identification and prove citizenship in order to register to vote or to cast a vote.

Neutral

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

Strongly Agree

8. Marriage is a union of one man and one woman. No government has the authority to alter this definition.

Agree

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

Strongly Agree

10. Pure democracy is the best form of government to ensure the safety and equitable treatment of all citizens.

Strongly Agree

11. Who has the primary responsibility to be sure children are properly educated?

Parents

12. Should abortion be allowed under extenuating circumstances? If so, what circumstances?

Only to save the life of the mother

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

Man's desire to chart his own destiny without interference.

14. List your six (6) most important political endorsements.

Attorney General Jon Bruning State Senator Tony Fulton Nebraska Chamber of Commerce Goverenor Heineman

15. Based on the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution, please arrange the following entities, starting with the highest source of authority, and continue the list in descending order of authority, skipping any that do not apply: Academia, Congress, Constitution, God, Industry, Media, Professional Sports, Supreme Court, Voters.

God, Constitution, Voters

16. Please list your educational, military and vocational history, and any church and civic leadership positions held, and political positions held or sought.

Current Senator District 27 Volunteer at Blessed Sacrament Church Vice Chair of Urban Affairs committee Serve on Judiciary, General Affairs, Urban Affairs, State Developmental Oversight committee, Children's Behavioral Health oversight committee, State Tribal Relations committee

17. What charitable, educational, religious, or political organizations have you been affiliated with as a member, contributor, or volunteer.

Blessed Sacrament Church: volunteer Mourning Hope (grief support): Trustee Lincoln Independent Business Association (LIBA) Association of Community Professionals (Disability Training Association)

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