Candidate Profile
Allen Borne Jr.

Democrat , Louisiana

Biography

Panel Rating*

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Endorsements*

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Liberals

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*Independent Women’s Organization of Greater New Orleans

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.

No 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.

No Answer   

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

Strongly Agree   

Congress should pass a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution.

No Answer   

What is the best way to bring down unemployment?

By increasing employment opportunities.

What role should government play in boosting the economy?

Government should create an economy where the economy thrives.


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.

No 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.

No Answer   

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

No Answer   


Healthcare

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

No Answer   

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

(Did not answer)


National Security

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

No 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.

No Answer   

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.

No Answer   


Education

Tuition-free public education should be guaranteed through college.

Agree   


Values

Judeo-Christian values established a framework of morality which permitted our system of limited government.

No Answer   

Parents should be the primary authority in decisions affecting their minor children.

Agree   

The LGBTQ+ political agenda poses a threat to First Amendment freedoms of speech, expression and religious exercise.

No Answer   

I support expanding protections in employment and accommodations based on sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

No Answer   

If children are given instruction in sex education in public schools, it should not express a preference for abstinence but should be comprehensive, offering discussions on various types of sexual orientations and behaviors plus all types of contraceptives.

No Answer   

What in the nature of mankind caused America’s Founders to carefully define, separate, and limit powers in the Constitution?

(Did not answer)

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

I believe in God.


Qualifications

I voted in these elections:

(Did not answer)

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?

Moderate   

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

(Did not answer)

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

Law degree, over 35 years of practicing law, working with community, held numerous board positions, involved in many charitable organizations.

E-mail address and phone number for voters to reach you:

(Did not answer)

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

AS PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSIONER FOR DISTRICT 1, ALLEN BORNE WILL FIGHT FOR THE PEOPLE AND FAMILIES OF LOUISIANA.


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

I support the death penalty.

No Answer   

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

No Answer   


2nd Amendment

More restrictive gun control is needed to protect public safety.

No Answer   


Other Important Issues

People should be able to vote without photo identification.

No Answer   

Gambling should be limited to existing forms and should not be de-regulated or expanded.

Agree   


Background

Education
  • TULANE UNIVERSITY, New Orleans, JD, 1984
Work & Military
  • BORNE LAW FIRM, Manager, 36
Affiliations
  • Lymphoma Leukemia Society of LA/MS, Member of Fundraising Committee
  • Louisiana Association for Justice, Member
  • Louisiana Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • Louisiana Bar Foundation, Member of Legal Services Grants Committee
  • New Orleans Pro Bono Project, Participant
  • Orleans Parish Democratic Executive Committee, Former Member
Offices
  • N.O. DEM EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE, Held 4
  • ORLEANS LEVEE BOARD, Held 1.5
 

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