Don Hawker

Meet the Candidate

Running For:
Arizona House of Representatives
District:
18
Political Affiliation:
Republican
Phone:
480-686-0327
Occupation:
retired computer programmer
Religion:
Catholic
Statement:
According to my priorities, the incumbents S serious immoral positions. There have been sponsorships or attempts of infanticide for surviving aborted babies, imposing SOGI in birth certificates, death certificates, and driver's licenses, and repealing the law against abortion.

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Response Legend

  • SSupports
  • OOpposes
  • *Comment
  • Declined to respond
  • Declined to respond, Position based on citation

Question Response Comments/Notes
1. Expanding background checks to include guns purchased from private individuals. O
2. Adding “sexual orientation,” “gender identity,” or “gender expression” to the protected classes of race, religion, age, sex, and ancestry in nondiscrimination law. O* The difference is that these things are not innate characteristics but actions of will
3. Prohibiting abortion except when it is necessary to prevent the death of the mother. S
4. Allowing biological males that identify as transgender to play on female sports’ teams. O* I oppose any attempt to redefine one's gender legally
5. Providing state funding or referrals to abortion entities that perform or refer for abortion. O
6. Reforming the Arizona tax code to enact a flat income tax rate. S* or only sales tax
7. Allowing all parents to use tax credits, vouchers, or education savings accounts to enable their children to attend any public, charter, private, homeschool, or online academy. S
8. Legalizing physician-assisted suicide. O
9. Protecting a parent's right to seek professional counseling for their minor child with same-sex attraction or gender identity issues to help them reach their desired outcome. S* and the parents themselves
10. Requiring public schools to teach comprehensive sex education. O
11. Protecting individuals and businesses from being required to provide services or use their artistic expression in a manner that violates their moral or religious beliefs. O
12. Establishing electric retail competition to eliminate the current monopoly system for electric utilities. -* not familiar with issue