Candidate Profile
Scott Beilfuss

Democrat , Colorado

Biography

Panel Rating

Liberal
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Endorsements

Reported by Candidate

2
IBEW, SW CARPENTERS UNION

Selected Contributions

Liberal

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
5
Chris Kennedy (2019), Colorado Conservation Voters (2019), Dylan Roberts (2019), Local, County, and District Democratic Organizations (2019), State Democratic Party Organizations (2019)

Summary

100%

LIBERAL

0%

CONSERVATIVE

 

Other Information

Received a rating of F from the National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund.

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.

No Answer   

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

(Did not answer)

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.

(Did not answer)

Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

(Did not answer)


Economy

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

(Did not answer)

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

(Did not answer)

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

All. There's a lot of waste.


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.

(Did not answer)

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.

(Did not answer)

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

(Did not answer)

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

(Did not answer)

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

See the Constitution


Healthcare

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

(Did not answer)

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

We need everyone covered everywhere. The present systems are confusing, expensive and discriminatory.


National Security

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

(Did not answer)


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 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)

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

Skilled workers as needed. Immediate family members whose lives are at risk. Spouses and children of US citizens.


Education

Taxpayer-funded public education should be guaranteed through college.

(Did not answer)


Values

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

(Did not answer)

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

(Did not answer)

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

I don't discriminate against anyone regardless of their beliefs, color of their skin, country of their birth or whom they love.


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?

(Did not answer)

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

People should talk to me before they judge me.

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

8 years of party leadership and community organizing.

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?

Don't judge me until you meet me. I work very hard for the less fortunate here and believe that we should all support each other as we face some incredible challenges coming down the road.


Judicial Philosophy

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

(Did not answer)


Criminal Justice

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

(Did not answer)


2nd Amendment

Should teachers be allowed to carry guns at school?

(Did not answer)

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

Background checks.


Other Important Issues

People should be able to vote without photo identification.

(Did not answer)

I support the legalization of recreational marijuana.

(Did not answer)

The Electoral College should be abolished.

(Did not answer)

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

Health care affordability Support for public education and secondary education funding Affordable child care

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

Well, the US is right no more than 50% minority in the 18 and under group. We need to all get along.


Background

Education
  • UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire, WI, BBA, 1979
Work & Military
  • CANDIDATE HD55, Mesa County Democrats,, CANDIDATE HD55, Mesa County Democrats,, CANDIDATE HD55, Mesa
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Affiliations
  • Mesa County Democrats, Vice Chair
Offices
  • NONE
  • NONE
 

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