Sandy Smith

Meet the Candidate

Party Legend

  • CConstitution
  • DDemocrat
  • GGreen
  • LLibertarian
  • RRepublican
  • UUnaffiliated

Running For:
US House
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Response Legend

  • YYes
  • NNo
  • UUndecided
  • No response given by candidate
  • *Comment provided, see Candidate Survey on Candidate page

Question Response Comments/Notes
1. Should the federal government increase the minimum wage? N
2. Should the federal government require all Americans to have health insurance coverage? N
3. Should the federal Indian Gaming Regulatory Act be amended to place further restrictions on the establishment and expansion of gambling by Indian Tribes in the United States? U
4. Should Congress pass legislation that would prevent the federal government from discriminating against individuals based on their sincerely held religious beliefs about marriage? Y
5. Should Congress legalize the use of marijuana for medical purposes? U
6. Should Internet gambling be prohibited? U
7. Should federal nondiscrimination laws include “sexual orientation” and “gender identity” as protected classifications? N
8. Should the federal government continue to provide funding for abstinence until marriage sexual education programs? Y
9. Should organizations that provide abortions be allowed to receive federal funds? N
10. Should Congress pass a law to require a health care practitioner, who is present at the time a child is born alive after a failed abortion attempt, to exercise the same degree of skill, care and diligence to preserve the life and health of the child as would be expected for any other child born alive at the same gestational age? Y
11. Should a person’s religious beliefs influence the decisions they make while serving in public office? Y
12. Should churches and other qualified religious organizations continue to receive tax-exempt status? Y
13. Should the U.S. Constitution be amended to require Congress to balance the federal budget every year? Y
14. Should Congress pass legislation to further protect students’ rights to free speech and expression on public college campuses? Y