Candidate Profile
Norma Kirk-McCormick

Republican , Kentucky

Biography

Name
Norma Kirk-McCormick
Party
Republican
Race
State Rep., Dist. 93
Incumbent
No
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Panel Rating*

Conservative
(Conditional) Information icon *

*Additional information appears below for educational purposes; however, only data received prior to the candidate deadline was considered during Panel Evaluation.

Endorsements

Conservatives

2
Kentucky Right to Life Association (KRLA), National Rifle Association (NRA) PVF

Others

1
Kentucky Chamber of Commerce

Reported by Candidate

3
NRA (National Rifle Association), Right to Life, Ky Chamber of Commerce

Selected Contributions

Conservative

RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
4
Bluegrass Committee (2018), Republican State Leadership Committee (2016), Republican Women's Organizations (2018), State Republican Party Organizations (2018)

Summary

0%

LIBERAL

100%

CONSERVATIVE

Questionnaire*

*The questionnaire was received after the deadline and was not considered in the Panel Evaluations and is for additional educational purposes only.
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?

Life saving alternative (medical)


Economy

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

Strongly Disagree   

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

Strongly Agree   

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

All pork Barrell funding


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.

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?

(Did not answer)


Healthcare

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

Disagree   

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

More choices in healthcare providers and free market. Medicade for those who can not afford insurance premiums


National Security

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

Strongly 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.

Strongly 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?

Those that come into the United State through proper channels


Education

Taxpayer-funded public education should be guaranteed through college.

Agree   


Values

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

No Answer   

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 God made the heaven and Earth. Jesus is the messiah. Jesus died on the cross in order for eternal life options.That BIBLE stands for Basic Instruction Before Leaving Earth. All sins can be forgiven, if one accepts Christ as his savior, repents and ask for his forgiveness.


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 am a conservative

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

Master degree in Rehabilitation Counseling. Thirty one years of work experience in the Social Services field. Worked directly with the people in both urban and rural area to overcome physical, financial, and social barriers, to improve their health, life, and become self sufficient and maximize their full potential

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 have spent my entire adult career helping people to overcome personal, medical, financial, social, and economic barriers to life. I will represent the people in my district to the best of my ability. I’ll fight hard for economic recovery of our region, to improve all infrastructure, continued improvement of our education system, protect our constitutional rights, protect the unborn, support fully funding all the state pensions and attempt to balance the states budget while meeting the needs of all Kentucky.


Judicial Philosophy

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

No Answer   


Criminal Justice

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

Agree   


2nd Amendment

Should teachers be allowed to carry guns at school?

Yes   

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

Sufficient laws are already in place


Other Important Issues

People should be able to vote without photo identification.

Strongly Disagree   

I support the legalization of recreational marijuana.

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?

(Did not answer)

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

(Did not answer)


Background

Education
  • University of Ky, Lexington, MA, 1999
  • Morehead State University, Morehead, BA, 1984
  • Sheldon Clark High, Inez, Graduated, 1979
Work & Military
  • (Candidate did not provide)
Affiliations
  • Hazard Lions Club
  • NRA (National Rehabilitation Association)
  • Kiwanis Club
Offices
  • State Representative, Sought 2016
  • State Representative, Sought 2018
 

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