Gallego, Ruben

Meet the Candidate

Running For:
U.S. Senate
Political Affiliation:
Democratic
Endorsements:

Planned Parenthood Advocates of Arizona, Stonewall Democrats, Sierra Club, AZ AFL-CIO, Human Rights Campaign (HRC), NextGen America, NARAL

Survey

Response Legend

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

Question Response Comments/Notes
1. Securing the border by preventing all illegal crossings. O Note: Declined to Respond, Position Based on Citation
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2. Amending the Arizona State Constitution to grant a fundamental right to every individual to an abortion. S Note: Declined to Respond, Position Based on Citation
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3. Appointing federal judges who will interpret the U.S. Constitution according to the framers’ original intent or text, rather than by evolving standards.
4. Adding "sexual orientation," "gender identity," and "gender expression" to the protected classes of race, religion, age, sex, and ancestry in nondiscrimination law. S Note: Declined to Respond, Position Based on Citation
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5. Allowing all parents to use tax credits and taxpayer funded empowerment scholarship accounts to enable their children to attend any private school, homeschool, or online academy of their choice. O Note: Declined to Respond, Position Based on Citation
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6. Amending the U.S. Constitution to require Congress to balance the federal budget every year. O Note: Declined to Respond, Position Based on Citation
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7. Using taxpayer funds to support any organization that performs, promotes, or provides referrals for abortion. S Note: Declined to Respond, Position Based on Citation
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8. Interpreting the 2nd Amendment as protecting an individual’s right to keep and bear arms.
9. Allowing individuals and businesses to not provide services or promote ideas that violate their moral or religious beliefs. O Note: Declined to Respond, Position Based on Citation
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10. Federalizing election law by removing state authority over elections. S Note: Declined to Respond, Position Based on Citation
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11. Eliminating the filibuster rule requiring 60 votes in the U.S. Senate to move most legislation. S Note: Declined to Respond, Position Based on Citation
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12. Regulating or banning social media platforms that are owned or controlled by certain foreign governments. O Note: Declined to Respond, Position Based on Citation
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