Benny White

Meet the Candidate

Running For:
Recorder
Political Affiliation:
Republican
Phone:
520-595-8083
Age:
73
Occupation:
Retired
Education:
BA University of Arizona 1975, J.D. Concord Law School 2005
Family:
Married, one adult son
Statement:
To improve election integrity and voter confidence in Pima County Elections. Make it easy for U.S. citizens to vote. Improve election procedures and election laws. Enforce election laws. Provide modern recording services.

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
3. Expanding background checks to include guns purchased from private individuals O* The proposed measures are unconstitutional. The federal government has no authority to further regulate transfers of firearms between private citizens other than current restrictions.
4. Using taxpayer funds to support any organization that provides, promotes, or provides referrals for abortion O* I am pro-life.
5. Prohibiting abortion except when it is necessary to prevent the death of the mother S* Also support making provisions to provide pre-natal care and care for children born to mothers who can't or won't take care of child.
6. Providing tax breaks to certain industries over others O
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 S
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