Background

Experience

Arkansas governor, Fox News host, U.S. Presidential candidate

Family
Married; Children: 3
Education
BA Religion, Ouachita Baptist University,
Home Address
Huckabee for President
PO Box 3357
Little Rock, AR 72203

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 the federal government expand background checks for firearms sales?
Should the government pursue more opportunities to produce fossil fuels?
Should NH keep the death penalty?
Should the federal government increase spending on defense?
How should the U.S. combat the Islamic State?
Should the NSA continue its bulk data collection programs for U.S. citizens?
How should the U.S. approach Iran?
Should the government enforce federal marijuana laws in states that have legalized marijuana?

Economy, Budget and Taxes

Should the federal government increase support for scientific research and development?
Should the government compel corporations to pay more in federal taxes, for example by closing “loopholes?”
Should higher income brackets pay more in federal taxes than they currently do?
Should the federal government increase spending on defense?
Should the federal government reform Social Security by requiring means testing?
Should the federal government reform Social Security by raising the retirement age?
State role in economic growth
Should the federal government raise the minimum wage?
Should the federal government repeal the Dodd-Frank financial regulations?
Should the federal government repeal the Dodd-Frank financial regulations?
Should the federal government lower the corporate tax rate?
Should the federal government institute a flat income tax for all income brackets while eliminating many deductions?
Should the U.S. Constitution have a Balanced Budget Amendment?
How should the federal government change the budgeting process?
Should the federal government privatize some or all of Social Security?
Should the federal government increase funding for transportation infrastructure, such as road repair and highway expansion?

Education

Should some illegal/undocumented immigrants qualify for in-state tuition?
Other: Education
Should the federal government allow student loan payments to be reduced based on income?
Should NH continue to base statewide assessments on Common Core standards?

Energy and Environment

Should the government do more to combat climate change, for example by restricting emissions, taxing carbon, or providing incentives to develop clean energy?

Health Care

Should the federal government provide health care and/or insurance to every citizen?
Should NH limit access to abortion?
Should the federal government increase private sector involvement in veterans' health care?
Should businesses that provide insurance be required to cover contraception?
Should the federal government continue to fund Planned Parenthood?
Should the federal government repeal the Affordable Care Act/”Obamacare” entirely and start again?

Politics and Political Process

Should voters be required to present ID at the polls?

Recreation and Transportation

Should the federal government increase funding for transportation infrastructure, such as road repair and highway expansion?

Social Issues

Should NH repeal same-sex marriage?
Generally speaking, should the federal government give states more control over welfare/entitlement spending through block grants?
Should NH limit access to abortion?
Should the federal government increase private sector involvement in veterans' health care?
Should businesses that provide insurance be required to cover contraception?
Should the federal government continue to fund Planned Parenthood?
Should the government enforce federal marijuana laws in states that have legalized marijuana?
Should there be a path to citizenship for some illegal/undocumented immigrants?

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.

Campaign Finances

 

Individual Contributions: 99% ($4,258,759)
PAC Contributions: 1% ($33,000)
Candidate self-financing: 0% ($20,000)
Other: 0% ($0)

Campaign Finances

Candidate Raised: $4,311,759    

 

Individual Contributions: 99% ($4,258,759)
PAC Contributions: 1% ($33,000)
Candidate self-financing: 0% ($20,000)
Other: 0% ($0)

Candidate Spent: $4,306,201    
     
Outside Spent FOR: $2,779,978    
Outside Spent AGAINST: $111,891    

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