Andy Biggs

Meet the Candidate

Running For:
U.S. House of Representatives
District:
5
Political Affiliation:
Republican
Phone:
202-906-9431
Age:
60
Occupation:
U.S. Congressman
Education:
I received a B.A. in Asian Studies from Brigham Young University, a M.A. in Political Science from Arizona State University, and my J.D. from the University of Arizona.
Family:
My wife Cindy and I are proud parents of six children and the grandparents of six grandchildren
Religion:
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Statement:
I am running for office to continue the fight to advance pro-life policies, shrink the size and scope of the federal government, cut wasteful spending, reduce the deficit, balance the federal budget, secure our borders, protect our national security interests, cut taxes and regulation, fix our broken healthcare system, return education policy to the states, and restore accountability in Washington, D.C. My voting record is and will continue to be a record of promises kept to my constituents.
Endorsements:
AZ Free Enterprise Club, AZ Right to Life

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. Prohibiting abortion except when it is necessary to prevent the death of the mother. S* I support protecting precious life in all cases
3. Making permanent the tax relief provisions of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. S
4. Interpreting the U.S. Constitution in light of current times, rather than adhering to the framers’ original intent or text. O
5. Adding “sexual orientation,” “gender identity,” and “gender expression” to the protected classes of race, religion, age, sex, and ancestry in nondiscrimination law. O
6. Requiring a health care practitioner to provide medical care to a baby born alive who survives an attempted abortion. S
7. Enacting federal tax credits for donations to state-based scholarship programs to provide educational options such as private or homeschools. S
8. Amending the U.S. Constitution to require Congress to balance the federal budget every year. S
9. Providing any direct or indirect federal funding to Planned Parenthood and other entities that provide abortions. O
10. Extending the 1982 deadline for ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. O
11. Expanding background checks to include guns purchased from private individuals. O
12. 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. S