Candidate Profile
Michael Smith

Republican , Wisconsin

Biography

Name
Michael Smith
Party
Republican
Race
Repr. to the Assembly, Dist. 69
Incumbent
No
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Panel Rating

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Questionnaire

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.

Agree   

Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

To believe in life an try to explain when its right to terminate it. I struggle with that answer. Many can explain to me the different reasons on why its okay few too none give me a solid right answer.


Economy

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

Neutral   

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

Neutral   

The state constitution should limit the growth of spending to the rate of population growth plus the rate of inflation.

Neutral   

Congress should pass a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution.

Neutral   

What is the best way to bring down unemployment?

Education, Training, meaningful wages, good jobs and a desire to improve ones life.

What role should government play in boosting the economy?

Support our industry and infrastructure, promote buy American made products, promote tariffs on foreign goods and products, Bring back our Jobs to America.


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.

Neutral   

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.

Agree   


Healthcare

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

Neutral   

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

Health care is a difficult matter to address people want affordable insurance, the freedom to pick the type of insurance coverage they get to cover their health needs. Government controlled health care isn't a option. Big insurance companies look at profit and losses. To find a way to give people a life sustaining coverage that they can afford is extremely difficult and challenging. The biggest issue is costs from pharmaceuticals to hospitalization some how we need to find a way to de-profit it.


National Security

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

Neutral   


Immigration

I support sanctuary cities.

Neutral   


Education

Tuition-free public education should be guaranteed through college.

Neutral   


Values

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

Neutral   

George Washington's comment that “Religion and morality are the essential pillars of civil society” is still true today.

Agree   

Any teaching to children on sex education in public schools must include all contraceptive methods, and should not show preference to abstinence.

Neutral   

People should be allowed to use public restrooms, showers, and changing rooms based on "gender identity."

Neutral   

Parents should be the primary authority in decisions affecting their minor children.

Neutral   

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

To allow each branch of government to work independently of the other while all following the same goal to protect, preserve, and allow the freedoms to everyone. Regardless of their race, gender, religious beliefs or practices. The great saying liberty and Freedom for all...

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

I'm a Christian. I believe in the lord Jesus, I believe come judgement day all who believe in god will be accepted into his house..


Qualifications

I voted in these primaries and general elections:

No Answer

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.

MY answers are written and explained on each topic or I choose to be neutral which means. I will make those decision based on the facts at the time those questions need for me to answer.

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

My experience is vast from serving in Law Enforcement being a Municipal Judge working in the Circuit Court Systems to owning and operating multiple bossiness. Having owned operated a dairy farm and a trucking company. Having operated a large Manufacturing company. Being a volunteer fire fighter Emergency Medical Technician. To spending a life of training and education making myself vastly knowledgeable experienced to preform the duties responsibilities of the office I'm seeking.

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

smith.michael5919 @gmail.com 715-207-1776 mobile number

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

I am a employer, a parent, a Grandparent, a member of the community, a business man. I have experience many responsibilities during my life some very sad some very joyful, I believe god directs me in many ways, when I fail to follow his word, I fail myself. As someone who believes in the philosophy that no challenge is too great. I believe everyone can succeed if they want to and try too...


Judicial Philosophy

Islamic law (Sharia) should take precedence over national and state laws where there are Islamic majority communities in the U. S.

Neutral   


Criminal Justice

I support the death penalty.

Neutral   

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

Neutral   


2nd Amendment

More restrictive gun control is needed to protect public safety.

Disagree   


Background

Education
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Work & Military
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Affiliations
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Offices
  • Municipal Judge, Sought 5 yrs
 

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