Nielson, Heli

Meet the Candidate

Running For:
City Council
Political Affiliation:


Response Legend

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

Question Response Comments/Notes
1. Denying government funding to "sanctuary cities" that do not comply with federal immigration laws
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
3. Expanding background checks to include guns purchased from private individuals
4. Using taxpayer funds to support any organization that provides, promotes, or provides referrals for abortion
5. Prohibiting abortion except when it is necessary to prevent the death of the mother
6. Providing tax breaks to certain industries over others
7. Adding "sexual orientation," "gender identity," or "gender expression" to the protected classes of race, religion, age, sex, and ancestry in nondiscrimination ordinances
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
9. Setting minimum wage above the state minimum wage
10. Protecting individuals and businesses from being required to use their artistic expression in a manner that violates their conscience
11. Requiring any government entity, including schools, to inform parents about their child’s physical, emotional, or mental health
12. Establishing electric retail competition to eliminate the current monopoly system for electric utilities