Human life begins at conception and deserves legal protection at every stage until natural death.
Abortion providers, including Planned Parenthood, should not receive taxpayer funds or grants from federal, state, or local governments.
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.
Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?
I need more information
It is the government’s responsibility to ensure everyone has a livable income.
Free enterprise and the right to private property are essential elements of a productive economic system.
What government spending would you reduce in order to balance the budget?
Colorado is required to have a balanced budget, by law. We can talk about Government waste of tax-payer dollars. Reform DORA, Education dollars are way out-of-control and mostly funds the teachers unions rather than the youth. Reform teachers unions.
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.
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.
Religious liberty is at risk in the United States and deserves the highest level of protection in the law.
I promise to protect the freedom of Christians to share the Gospel and to practice Biblical principles.
What does "separation of church and state" mean to you?
It means the head of state is not the head of the church.
It is the government’s responsibility to ensure everyone has health insurance.
How would you promote healthcare coverage that is adequate, affordable and accessible for all?
the private sector, across state-lines. Drastic limitations on medical liability.
The best way to maintain peace is through a strong military.
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.
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.
Who should be allowed to immigrate to the U.S. and under what circumstances?
Anybody who follows the U.S. Immigration laws as written should be allowed to immigrate. There needs to be better enforcement of green cards. Reduce the number of green cards.
Taxpayer-funded public education should be guaranteed through college.
Judeo-Christian values established a framework of morality which is necessary for our system of limited government.
I support adding sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression as protected classes in non-discrimination laws.
Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.
I believe because of the sacrifice of Jesus, I will not die in my sins.
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?
Please provide publicly available information validating your answer to the previous question.
https://electmendez.com please donate to my campaign - Thank You
What education or experience qualifies you to hold the office for which you seek election?
Living a long, American life qualifies me exponentially.
Have you ever been convicted of a felony or been penalized for sexual misconduct? If so, please explain.
Is there anything else you would like voters to know about you?
I am a happy person despite a sin-cursed world. I like to talk. I like to listen to people and make friends. I like to laugh, make jokes and listen to my i-tunes collection. I love to take my dogs for walks at Red Rocks Amphitheater - https://www.redrocksonline.com/ I like to live.
I support the use of Sharia law as a basis for legislation and judicial decisions in the United States.
Mandatory minimum sentencing should be required and enforced for violent crimes.
Should teachers be allowed to carry guns at school?
What restrictions on gun ownership are needed to protect public safety?
People are responsible for their own training and expertise. If people are murderous, they will find a way regardless of "gun restrictions".
People should be able to vote without photo identification.
I support the legalization of recreational marijuana.
The Electoral College should be abolished.
In priority order, what three areas of legislation do you propose to author or sponsor if elected?
In Colorado, Protect the Gallagher Amendment, protect TABOR, allocate funds to County Sheriff's for Mental Health assessment and correction. Please refer to YouTube -https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WbY8qDCdxZY "Bedlam Documentary" -IF YOU DARE!
Is racism a threat to domestic security in the United States? Why or why not?
Racism is not a threat, perhaps in the media it is , get a job, start a business, stay out of trouble. Respect people and their property.