Candidate Profile
Jana Jackson

Republican , Arizona

Biography

Panel Rating

Conservative
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Endorsements

Conservatives

3
Arizona Free Enterprise Club, Arizona Right to Life Action, Center for Arizona Policy Action (CAP Action)

Reported by Candidate

1
In Process
 

Other Information

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?

When the choice becomes to take the live of the mother over the unborn child.


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?

Eliminate all programs that citizens can't accomplish for themselves.


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?

Government should not influence or control the church. But the church should influence the government.


Healthcare

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

Strongly Disagree   

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

I would make health-care coverage available across state lines and allow the purchase of health care coverage through an ala-carte option for the public.


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.

Strongly Agree   

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

People who will contribute to our economy. People that are healthy with sponsorships abilities to help take care our their needs. People should be allowed who will not drain on Society but contribute to our Countr. All immigration shoul occur legally.


Education

Taxpayer-funded public education should be guaranteed through college.

Strongly Disagree   


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.

No Answer   

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

I believe in God the father, Son, and Holy Ghost. I believe the Bible is the word of God and the Foundation of our Constitution and the Bill of Rights.


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?

Very Conservative   

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

This is my first run for the office Having never served in an elected office, I have no public record other than the conservative circles in which I travel.

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

I meet the qualification of both AZ State Constitution and United States Constitution. In addition, I have formal education and extensive wide ranging life experiences that provide unique skills for this public service.

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 don't make campaign promises I can't keep. I have integrity and will respectfully honor my words.


Judicial Philosophy

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

Strongly Disagree   


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?

Follow the 2nd Amendment.


Other Important Issues

People should be able to vote without photo identification.

Strongly Disagree   

I support the legalization of recreational marijuana.

Strongly Disagree   

The Electoral College should be abolished.

Strongly Disagree   

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

Strengthen adherence to the rule of law. Protect life at all ages & circumstances. Update Educational opportunities for all.

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

Racism is not a threat but false accusations for political purposes are a threat.


Background

Education
  • Governor State University, Forest Park, IL, BS, 1970
  • University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, PhD pending, 2014
Work & Military
  • (Candidate did not provide)
Affiliations
  • Jana Jackson For K.I.D.S. 502C3, Founder - President
  • PUHSD We Are Not Ashamed Club, School Sponsor Christian Club
  • Boys & Girls Club, 501c3 Space Camp Programs
  • Phoenix Libraries, 501c3 Space Camp Programs
  • Gila Bend Community Events, 501c3 Space Camp Programs
  • Navajo Nations, 501c3 Space Camp Programs
  • Good Year Library, 501c3 Space Camp Program
  • NASA Space Programs for Teachers/ Students, United States
Offices
  • NONE
  • Maricopa County Superintendents, Sought 2016
 

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