Candidate Profile
Silmo Moura

Republican , Florida

Biography

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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.

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?

INCEST, RAPE


Economy

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

Strongly Agree   

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

Agree   

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

CUT SOME PRIVILEGES OF PUBLIC PERSONS AND REDUCE TRIPS WHICH LOTS OF MONEY IS SPENT


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   

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?

CHURCH DOESNT GET INVOLVED IN THE STATE AND VICE VERSA. I WISH THE CHURCH WOULD BE THE GUIDE TO THE STATE AND SWE COULD LIVE IN A THEOCRACY


Healthcare

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

Agree   

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

WORK WITH LOCAL HOSPITAL AND FUND SOME NECESSARY SURGERIES


National Security

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

Agree   


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.

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.

Agree   

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

IF AN IMMIGRANT WIL CONTRIBUTE TO THE ECONOMY OF THE COUNTRY HE/SHE SHOULD BE ALLOWED TO COME IN, SMALL AND BIG BZ OWNERS, ALSO THOSE WHO HAVE BEEN PROSECUTED IN THEIR COUNTRIES BECAUSE OF RELIGION, COLOR, RACE, ETC, SHOULD BE ALLOWED TO COME IN


Education

Taxpayer-funded public education should be guaranteed through college.

Strongly Agree   


Values

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

Strongly 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 BELIEVE IN GOD THE FATHER THE SON AND THE Holy Spirit I AM CHRISTIAN AND BELIEVE THE LORD Jesus Christ CARES FOR ALL HUMAN BEING, HE HAS COME TO THIS WORLD TO DIE AND SAVE US


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.

I BELIEVE WE CHOULD CONCENTRATE IN OUR ECONOMY AND TRY AND DO ALL WE CAN FOR OUR COUNTRY. IMMIGRATION SHOULD BE REEVALUATED. CRIMINALS SHOULD NOT BE ALLOWED TO STAY IN THIS COUNTRY

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

I HAVE BEEN WORKING WITH PEOPLE AND FOR PEOPLE FOR OVER 20 YEARS. I AM ABLE TO REPRESENT MY FISTRICT

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

NO, I HAVE NOT

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

I AM CHRISTIAN, A FATHER, GRANDFATHER, VERY HARD WORKING REALTOR AND I BELIEVE EVERYONE THAT WORKS HARD WILL GET THEIR DREAM COME TRUE. ONCE ELECTED I WILL COME BACK TO YOUR COUNTY, YOUR CITY, YOUR STREETS WITH ONE SIMPLE QUESTION: WHAT CAN I DO TO MAKE IT BETTER. YOU KNOW WHERE I LIVE, MY CELL, MY EMAIL, I WILL BE YOUR VOICE IN TALAHASSEE I WILL FIGHT WITH ALL MY STRENGTH TO GET THINGS DONE. GOD BLESS OUR GREAT STATE GOD BLESS DISTRICT 81/PALM BEACHES AND MAY GOD BLESS YOU AND YOUR FAMILY SILMO MOURA 954-263-6639 WWW.SILMOMOURA.COM SILMOMOURA@YAHOO.COM


Judicial Philosophy

I support the use of Sharia law as a basis for legislation and judicial decisions in the United States.

Agree   


Criminal Justice

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

Strongly Agree   


2nd Amendment

Should teachers be allowed to carry guns at school?

Yes   

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

EVERY PERSON THAT CARRIES A GUN MUST GO TRU GUNS LESSONS


Other Important Issues

People should be able to vote without photo identification.

Disagree   

I support the legalization of recreational marijuana.

(Did not answer)

The Electoral College should be abolished.

Strongly Agree   

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

HEATH: ACCESSIBLE HEALTH INSURANCE THROUGH THE STATE FOR THOSE WHO CAN PROVE HAS NOT WAY OF PAYING FOR HEALTH INSURANCE EDUCATION: INVEST MORE IN EDUCATION AND INCREASE TEACHERS SALARY HOUSING: MAKE HOUSING A PRIORITY THROUGH THE STATE AND TRY TO GET MORE FEDERAL FUNDS FOR THE HOUSING AUTHORITY AND SHIPS PROGRAMS

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

I BELIEVE ITS. WE NEED TO EDUCATE OURSELVES AND LEARN THAT WE ARE ONE BEFORE OUR CONSTITUTION AND BEFORE GOD


Background

Education
  • PRESBYTERIAN SEMINARY, BRAZIL, BACHELOR, 1984
  • VISION INTERNATION UNIVERSITY, RAMONA, CA, MASTER, 2020
Work & Military
  • (Candidate did not provide)
Affiliations
  • ASSEMBLY OF GOD, ASSOCIATE MINISTER
  • PALM BEACH COUNTY FOOD BANK, VOLUNTEER
Offices
  • HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
 

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