Republican
State Representative
District H3

Background

Experience

Representative, NH House of Representatives (2010 - 2016, 2017 - present); Former Director of Public Works, Town of Laconia; Veteran; despite winning re-election in 2016, Rep. Tilton was not sworn in until late in 2017

Family
Married; Children: 5
Education
MS, Stanford University, Stanford, CA.
BS, United States Military Academy, West Point, NY.
Home Address
56 Orchard Street
Laconia, NH 03246

Legislator Activity Profile

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POSITION ON ISSUES

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Crime and Public Safety

Should NH keep the death penalty?
Should NH require seat belts?
Should NH require motorcycle helmets?
Should NH decriminalize small amounts of marijuana?
Should NH legalize the recreational use of marijuana?
Should NH pass stricter gun control laws?
Should NH increase law enforcement policies and penalties for heroin-related offenses?
Was NH right to ban hand-held cell phone use while driving?

Economy, Budget and Taxes

Should NH do more to limit eminent domain?
Should NH pass a constitutional amendment giving the Legislature more control over the distribution of school funding?
Should NH add an income tax on earned income?
Should NH pass right-to-work legislation?
Should NH add a broad-based sales tax?
Should NH government switch from a pension system to a 401(k)-style retirement plan?
Should NH authorize one or more casinos?
Should NH continue to use property taxes instead of a new broad-based tax, such as an income tax?
Should NH increase tolls and/or add new toll booths?
Should NH raise the minimum wage?
Should NH revise the meals and rooms tax?
Should LLCs be subject to the interest and dividends tax?
Should NH require labels on some or all genetically modified foods?

Education

Should NH pass a constitutional amendment giving the Legislature more control over the distribution of school funding?
Should NH continue to administer statewide standards-based student assessments?
Should NH continue to base statewide assessments on Common Core standards?

Energy and Environment

Should NH do more to limit eminent domain?
Should NH restrict further wind power development?
Should NH allow the Northern Pass to proceed with some (not all) of the lines buried?
Should NH require labels on some or all genetically modified foods?

Health Care

Should NH limit access to abortion?
Should NH allow physician-assisted suicide?
Should NH increase funding for heroin treatment programs?
What is your opinion on the state providing some funding for Planned Parenthood?
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?
Should NH continue to allow medicinal marijuana?
Should NH require labels on some or all genetically modified foods?

Politics and Political Process

Should NH abolish partisan primaries and adopt the "Top 2" primary system?
Should NH allow binding referendums?
Should NH broaden campaign finance disclosure laws?
Should NH limit terms for elected officials?

Recreation and Transportation

Should NH require seat belts?
Should NH pursue expanded commuter rail?
Should NH increase tolls and/or add new toll booths?
Should NH require motorcycle helmets?
Should NH require car insurance for some or all drivers?
Was NH right to ban hand-held cell phone use while driving?

Social Issues

Should NH allow physician-assisted suicide?
Should NH authorize one or more casinos?
Should NH do more to enforce federal immigration laws?
Should NH increase funding for heroin treatment programs?
What is your opinion on the state providing some funding for Planned Parenthood?
Should NH continue to allow medicinal marijuana?
Should NH decriminalize small amounts of marijuana?
Should NH legalize the recreational use of marijuana?
Should NH repeal same-sex marriage?
Should NH increase law enforcement policies and penalties for heroin-related offenses?
Should NH limit access to abortion?

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

Campaign finances are not available for this candidate.

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