Republican
Hillsborough District H15

Issue Transparency

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Took LFDA Survey
13
of 18
2016 Declared Issue Positions

Background

Experience

Rep. Vaillancourt passed away in March 2017. Representative, NH House of Representatives (2016 - 2017, 1996 - 2014); Front Page Blogger, NHinsider.com

Family
Single; Children: 0
Education
BA, Plymouth State College, Plymouth, NH.
Home Address
161 Faith Lane
Manchester, NH 03103

POSITION ON ISSUES

The LFDA Survey is the primary source for issue positions on this website. Each election season the Live Free or Die Alliance sends a survey on NH issues to every candidate for state office. We make every effort to reach each candidate by snail-mail, e-mail, and phone. If an issue position is still not answered through our survey, we utilize other resources including voting records, candidate websites, campaign fliers, Project Vote Smart surveys, and more. Any questions or suggestions on issue positions? Contact us.

Health Care

Should NH require labels on some or all genetically modified foods?
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?
Should NH increase funding for heroin treatment programs?
Should NH allow physician-assisted suicide?
Was NH right to expand Medicaid eligibility, using private insurance wherever possible?

Economy, Budget and Taxes

State role in economic growth
Should NH require labels on some or all genetically modified foods?
Should NH add a broad-based sales tax?
Should NH add an income tax on earned income?
Do employees in NH need more legal protections in the workplace?
Should NH add restrictions on welfare recipients?
Should NH pass right-to-work legislation?
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?

Education

Should NH continue to administer statewide standards-based student assessments?
Should NH provide more funding for charter schools?
Should NH continue to base statewide assessments on Common Core standards?

Energy and Environment

Should NH require labels on some or all genetically modified foods?
Should NH continue to participate in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative?
Should NH allow the Northern Pass to proceed with some (not all) of the lines buried?
Should NH restrict further wind power development?

Social Issues

What is your opinion on the state providing some funding for Planned Parenthood?
Should NH legalize the recreational use of marijuana?
Should NH authorize one or more casinos?
Should NH increase funding for heroin treatment programs?
Should NH allow physician-assisted suicide?
Should NH increase law enforcement policies and penalties for heroin-related offenses?
Should NH decriminalize small amounts of marijuana?
Should NH do more to enforce federal immigration laws?
Should NH add restrictions on welfare recipients?

Crime and Public Safety

Should NH legalize the recreational use 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 keep the death penalty?
Should NH decriminalize small amounts of marijuana?
Should NH pass stricter gun control laws?

Politics and Political Process

Should NH limit terms for elected officials?
Should NH broaden campaign finance disclosure laws?

Recreation and Transportation

Should NH pursue expanded commuter rail?
Was NH right to ban hand-held cell phone use while driving?
Should NH require car insurance for some or all drivers?
In Their Own Words

Changed political party from Libertarian to Republican 2002. Changed political party from Democrat to Libertarian 2000.

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

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