Candidate Profile
Natalie Lynn Rivera

Republican , New Jersey

Biography

Panel Rating*

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Al Aquino

Questionnaire*

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Please note: Responses are entered electronically by the candidate and are listed verbatim.

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   

I support the Born Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act, which requires health care providers to provide life-saving treatment for infants who survive an attempted abortion.

Strongly Agree   

Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

Under No circumstance, should Abortion be allowed. Psalms 139:13 For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother’s womb. I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well. Your eyes saw my unformed body.


Economy

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

Disagree   

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

Agree   

How would you guarantee Social Security benefits for future generations?

(Did not answer)

What government spending would you reduce in order to balance the budget?

Money that is given to illegal immigrants

iVoterGuide Note:  Natalie Rivera wants to cut spending and enforce fiscal controls, such as the Budget Control Act spending caps.  Source

Under what circumstances should taxpayers help pay off existing student loans?

I believe that it is the individuals responsibility to pay off that loan.


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   

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

Strongly Agree   

I promise to protect the freedom of Christians to share the Gospel and to practice Biblical principles.

Yes   

What does "separation of church and state" mean to you?

There shouldn’t be a separation between church and state.


Healthcare

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

Disagree   

I support the elimination of private healthcare insurance.

Disagree   

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

(Did not answer)

iVoterGuide Note:  Natalie Rivera wants to promote a free market for healthcare by removing regulatory and policy obstacles that discourage choice and competition. She wants to encourage personal ownership of healthcare, and wants every American to be able to buy a private plan that is affordable. She wants patients to be able to control their own health care dollars and to have the freedom to choose a plan and a doctor that best suits their needs.  Source


National Security

The best way to maintain peace is through a strong military.

Agree   

What should the United States do to help eradicate the threat of radical Islamic terrorism?

Strengthen our military.


Immigration

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.

Strongly Agree   

iVoterGuide Note:  "Increase border barriers where needed, focus on enforcement of existing US Immigration law at US borders using expedited removal procedures. She rejects amnesty proposals, which only encourage more people to come to the US illegally."  Source

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) should be abolished.

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.

(Did not answer)

Employers should be required to use E-verify to confirm the eligibility of their employees to work in the United States.

Agree   

Who should be allowed to immigrate to the U.S. and under what circumstances?

I think that every person that would like to enter must go through a thorough Immigration Process.


Education

Taxpayer-funded public education should be guaranteed through college.

Disagree   


Values

Judeo-Christian values established a framework of morality which is necessary for our system of limited government.

Agree   

I support adding sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression as protected classes in non-discrimination laws.

Disagree   

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

I am a Born Again Believer in Jesus Christ, that Jesus is The only begotten son of God the Father. I believe that there’s only one way to God, and that is through Jesus Christ His son.


Qualifications

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?

Conservative   

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

Immigration- if you would like to become a US citizen you must enter legally. Go through our US immigration Process only.

Have you ever been convicted of a felony or been penalized for sexual misconduct? If so, please explain.

No

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

I would like the voters to know that we must restore the constitution of these United States In order to form a more perfect Union. I US Senatorial Candidate Natalie Rivera will restore the servanthood back to our constituents.


Criminal Justice

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

Agree   


2nd Amendment

What restrictions on gun ownership are needed to protect public safety?

None, make sure we do a mental health check, and a thorough background check.

iVoterGuide Note:  Natalie Rivera supports the 2nd Amendment. She opposes any new bans on particular classes of firearms and any establishment of a national gun-ownership registry. She wants the state to honor concealed carry rights from other states and allow citizens to purchase firearms across state lines.  Source


Other Important Issues

I support BDS (boycott, divestment, and sanction) against Israel if they refuse to allow the creation of a Palestinian state.

Disagree   

I support the legalization of recreational marijuana.

Strongly Disagree   

Reparations should be given to people on the basis of race.

Disagree   

The Electoral College should be abolished.

Disagree   

In priority order, what three areas of legislation do you propose to author or sponsor if elected?

Reversal of Row Vs Wade Second Amendment Liberties

Is racism a threat to domestic security in the United States? Why or why not?

Possibly


Background

Education
  • Franklin High-school, Somerset Nj, Academic Diploma, 1994
Work & Military
  • Camden County Health Services Center, Certified Nurse Assistant, 2 years
Affiliations
  • Girl Scouts of America, Troop leader
  • Camden City Mayor's Youth Council, Athletic Committee Chair
  • Faith Based Community Organization, Chaplain
  • Gatekeepers Fellowship Church, Member/Usher
Offices
  • Camden City Council at Large, Sought 2016
  • US Senate, Sought 2018
 

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