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2018 Declared Issue Positions

Background

Experience

Senator, NH State Senate (2014 - 2018); Representative, NH House of Representatives (2006-2014, 1996-2000); Member, Milford Republican Committee; Member, Legislators for Limited Spending (1990-1994); Member, Labor and Business Task Force American Legislative Exchange Council (1990-1994); Coordinator, Community Assistance Program - Milford Area (1985-1994); Veteran, New Hampshire National Guard (1976-1988); Software Quality Engineer; Veteran, US Army

Family
Married; Children: 6
Education
BS, New Hampshire College, Hooksett, NH.
Home Address
127 Whitten Road
Milford, NH 03055

POSITION ON ISSUES

These issue positions are derived from the annual Citizens Count issue surveys or candidate websites, social media posts, media interviews, voting records, and other sources.

Crime and Public Safety

Should NH keep the death penalty?
Is police brutality an issue in NH?
Should NH pass stricter gun control laws?
Should NH decriminalize small amounts of marijuana?
Was NH right to ban hand-held cell phone use while driving?
Should NH increase law enforcement policies and penalties for heroin-related offenses?
Should NH legalize the recreational use of marijuana?

Economy, Budget and Taxes

Should NH add restrictions on welfare recipients?
Should New Hampshire government do more to increase the supply of affordable housing?
Should New Hampshire increase subsidies and tax credits for business investment?
Should NH continue to use property taxes instead of a new broad-based tax, such as an income tax?
Should NH pass right-to-work legislation?
Should NH raise the minimum wage?
Should NH require labels on some or all genetically modified foods?
Should NH authorize one or more casinos?
Should NH add a broad-based sales tax?
Should NH add an income tax on earned income?

Education

Should NH continue the business tax credit for scholarships to private, parochial, and home schools?
Should New Hampshire allocate tax revenues for private and home schooling costs?
Should NH continue to base statewide assessments on Common Core standards?
Should NH continue to administer statewide standards-based student assessments?

Energy and Environment

Should NH restrict further wind power development?
Should NH require labels on some or all genetically modified foods?
Should NH allow the Northern Pass to proceed with some (not all) of the lines buried?
Should New Hampshire maintain the renewable portfolio standard, which requires public utilities in New Hampshire to obtain a certain percentage of electricity from renewable energy sources (25% by 2025)?
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?

Health Care

Should New Hampshire ban abortion after 20 weeks gestation, with exceptions for cases of rape/incest and health complications?
Should NH allow physician assisted suicide?
Was New Hampshire right to continue expanded Medicaid eligibility, using the traditional Medicaid system of managed care instead of private insurance?
Should NH require labels on some or all genetically modified foods?
Should NH increase funding for heroin treatment programs?
Should parents be allowed to opt their children out of the NH immunization/vaccination registry?
Was NH right to expand Medicaid eligibility, using private insurance wherever possible?
What is your opinion on the state providing some funding for Planned Parenthood?

Politics and Political Process

Should NH impose strict residency requirements on registering to vote?
Should NH broaden campaign finance disclosure laws?
Should NH limit terms for elected officials?

Recreation and Transportation

Was NH right to ban hand-held cell phone use while driving?
Should NH pursue expanded commuter rail?

Social Issues

Should New Hampshire ban abortion after 20 weeks gestation, with exceptions for cases of rape/incest and health complications?
Should NH allow physician assisted suicide?
Should NH decriminalize small amounts of marijuana?
Should NH authorize one or more casinos?
Should NH increase funding for heroin treatment programs?
Should NH increase law enforcement policies and penalties for heroin-related offenses?
Should NH do more to enforce federal immigration laws?
What is your opinion on the state providing some funding for Planned Parenthood?
Should NH legalize the recreational use of marijuana?
Should NH add restrictions on welfare recipients?

VOTING RECORD

This candidate did not hold office as a legislator in the most recent session, and therefore does not have a voting record available.

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