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NH House Strafford County District 06

Position on Issues

Citizens Count Issue Survey, 2020

Should New Hampshire add tax incentives for affordable housing development?

"We have a housing crisis in New Hampshire. Any moves we can take to open opportunities of affordable housing are ones we should."

Citizens Count Issue Survey, 2020

Should New Hampshire increase subsidies and tax credits for business investment?

"Undecided"

Citizens Count Issue Survey, 2020

Should New Hampshire lower business taxes?

"The current tax rate on businesses cannot and should not be lowered when this state already lacks revenue streams."

Citizens Count Issue Survey, 2020

Should New Hampshire add a tax on capital gains?

"New Hampshire relies heavily on property taxes, and it is clear we must look at other way to raise revenue. I believe all options should be discussed and considered."

Citizens Count Issue Survey, 2020

Should New Hampshire increase the tax on cigarettes?

"For"

Citizens Count Issue Survey, 2020

Should New Hampshire add restrictions to the governor's powers during a state of emergency?

"The governor should have to work with the legislature."

Citizens Count Issue Survey, 2020

Should New Hampshire create a statewide family and medical leave program, paid for with a percentage of employee wages, with no opt-out?

"Paid family medical leave should not be controversial. If serious illness burdens a family, or a medical procedure with time off is necessary, they should not go broke or get fired during that time."

Citizens Count Issue Survey, 2020

Do you support Gov. Sununu's proposal to allow employers and employees to opt-in to a private, paid family and medical leave insurance plan, based on a pool of state employees, excluding coverage for personal illness?

"Paid family medical leave should not be an opt in' system, but should work for all."

Citizens Count Issue Survey, 2020

Should NH pass stricter gun control laws?

"We need to put forward common sense measures, such as background checks and a waiting period."

Citizens Count Issue Survey, 2020

Should NH add an income tax on earned income?

"New Hampshire relies heavily on property taxes, and it is clear we must look at other way to raise revenue. I believe all options should be discussed and considered, including a possible income tax."

Citizens Count Issue Survey, 2020

Do you support the option of mail-in ballots for all voters, not just absentees?

"Any measure we can take to encourage voting should be taken. Voter fraud is a myth, and democracies thrive when people participate in the process."

Citizens Count Issue Survey, 2020

Should NH legalize the recreational use of marijuana?

"We are the last of New England to legalize. Additionally, there is a potential revenue stream (which we greatly need) for our state through legalization."

Citizens Count Issue Survey, 2020

Should New Hampshire increase the size of solar panel installations that may participate in net energy metering?

"For"

Citizens Count Issue Survey, 2020

Should New Hampshire ban abortion after 24 weeks gestation, with exceptions for cases of rape/incest and health complications?

"Not my body, not my choice."

Citizens Count Issue Survey, 2020

Should New Hampshire raise the minimum wage?

"It is absolutely ridiculous our minimum wage is $7.25. We need to increase our minimum wage to $15.00."

Citizens Count Issue Survey, 2020

Should New Hampshire increase public access to reports of police misconduct?

"This should be public information."

Citizens Count Issue Survey, 2020

Should New Hampshire continue to participate in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, which requires utilities to purchase allowances for every ton of carbon they emit?

"For"

Citizens Count Issue Survey, 2020

Should New Hampshire extend the renewable portfolio standard past 2025, requiring public utilities to obtain more than 25% of electricity from renewable energy sources?

"As a whole, this state needs to move in the direction of 100% renewable energy, and I will support any initiative that moves in that direction."

Citizens Count Issue Survey, 2020

Should New Hampshire create a road usage fee?

"We need to raise funds to maintain our roads."

Citizens Count Issue Survey, 2020

Should NH add a broad-based sales tax?

"New Hampshire relies heavily on property taxes, and it is clear we must look at other way to raise revenue. I believe all options should be discussed and considered, including a possible sales tax."

Citizens Count Issue Survey, 2020

Should New Hampshire increase the base amount of per-pupil funding it provides to local school districts?

"We must fund our public school systems differently than the current system does. We should absolutely make sure that the education our students receive is actually adequate."

Citizens Count Issue Survey, 2020

Should New Hampshire allocate tax revenues for private and home schooling costs?

"Against"

Citizens Count Issue Survey, 2020

Should New Hampshire provide student loan debt repayment programs for workers in industries with labor shortages?

"My generation is crippled with student debt. At the same time, we have industries that provide necessities for the public who can't find the labor needed to thrive. Although I support this measure, I believe we can take further, more progressive action regarding student debt forgiveness."

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