Byron Peterson

Meet the Candidate

Running For:
Board of Supervisors
District:
District 3
Political Affiliation:
Republican
Phone:
928-607-7101
Age:
73
Occupation:
Retired Meteorologist
Education:
B.S. + about 2 years
Family:
Wife, 7 children, grand & great grand children
Religion:
Christian
Statement:
Serve the people of the district I live in & all of Coconino County. Protect the Constitutions llof the United States of America & of Arizona.

Survey

Response Legend

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

Question Response Comments/Notes
1. Denying federal funding to “sanctuary cities” that do not comply with federal immigration laws S
2. Allowing all parents to use tax credits, vouchers, or education savings accounts to enable children to attend any public, charter, private, homeschool, or online academy S* Parents choice, not governments choice
3. Expanding background checks to include guns purchased from private individuals -* Shall not be infringed
4. Using taxpayer funds to support any organization that provides, promotes, or provides referrals for abortion O
5. Prohibiting abortion except when it is necessary to prevent the death of the mother S
6. Providing tax breaks to certain industries over others O* Fairness for all
7. Adding “sexual orientation,” “gender identity,” or “gender expression” to the protected classes of race, religion, age, sex, and ancestry in nondiscrimination ordinances O
8. 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 O
9. Setting minimum wages above the state minimum wage O
10. Protecting individuals and businesses from being required to use their artistic expression in a manner that violates their conscience S* Freedom for all