Candidate Profile
Patricia "Patty" McCarty

Republican , Louisiana

Biography

Name
Patricia "Patty" McCarty
Party
Republican
Race
State Senate District 7
Incumbent
No
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Panel Rating

Conservative
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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   

Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

none


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   

Congress should pass a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution.

Agree   

What is the best way to bring down unemployment?

Ecnomic Development, lower taxes, accountable spending.

What role should government play in boosting the economy?

Responsible taxation and conservative use of funds.


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.

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.

Agree   

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

Agree   


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?

Entitlement is for elderly, orphans, veterans and people with special needs while they have the need.


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   


Education

Tuition-free public education should be guaranteed through college.

Disagree   


Values

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

Strongly Agree   

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.

Agree   

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

Disagree   

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.

Disagree   

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

Their Faith.

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

I believe in the Trinity; Virgin Birth of Jesus as God on Earth; feel that we should have a personal relationship with God.


Qualifications

I voted in these elections:

2012 Primary, 2012 General Election, 2014 Primary, 2014 General Election, 2016 Primary, 2016 General Election, 2018 Primary, 2018 General Election

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.

www.pm4senate.com My policy is listed.

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

BA: Loyola University BS: University of Holy Cross MBA: Tulane Univeresity Experience as: Small business owner/manager. Economic Development Director.

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

patricia@pm4senate.com

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

Your name and integrity is the only thing you have when you enter Heaven. I search for guidance from God and the wise people in my life (like my 94 year old WWII hero father).


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

I support the death penalty.

Disagree   

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

Agree   


2nd Amendment

More restrictive gun control is needed to protect public safety.

Strongly Disagree   


Other Important Issues

People should be able to vote without photo identification.

Strongly Disagree   

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

Strongly Agree   


Background

Education
  • Tulane University, New Orleans, MBA, 2020
  • University of Holy Cross
Work & Military
  • (Candidate did not provide)
Affiliations
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Offices
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