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Candidates for State Representative:  1st Barnstable
Brewster, Dennis, Yarmouth Pcts. 1, 2, 4, 7
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OPEN SEAT IN 2014

constitution
Constitutionalist
(limited govt.)
(1)

guns
Pro 2nd
Amendment
(2)

immigration
Enforce Immigration Laws
(3)

taxes
Keep Taxes Low
(4)

family
Pro-Family

(5)

life
Pro-Life

(6)

candidate
Candidate Statement
and
Rating Notes

 

Timothy R. Whelan
R-Brewster

  D rating from goal 2014 YES YES YES  

Retired State Police Sargeant
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Veteran

(3) YES on Immigration: Opposes S.1135 & H.3285
(4) Taxes: Supports the Tank the Gas Tax effort and the Small Business Bill of Rights

(5) B+ rating 2014 MFI

Unfavorable Notes: Donated $100 to Brad Jones and nearly $1,800 to Democrat candidates

Alexander R. Morash
D-Yarmouth

 

lost primary

NO NO NO NO NO NO

(1) NO for Limited Government: “government can and should be used as the tool to better our society and reduce poverty”.  “It is this fascination and belief that government is an important institution that must be used to elevate poverty that keeps Alex engaged in the political process.”
(5) NO for Pro-Family: Openly gay since age 17, endorsed by the LGBT group Bay State Stonewall Democrats  
(4) NO for Taxes: Supported Valencia’s tax increase proposal when he was in Rhode Island
A self-proclaimed Progressive Activist and Former Democratic State Committeeman who studied under Michael Dukakis and who finds State Senator Dan Wolf to be a great, passionate progressive.

 

lost primary

 

Ian P. Ryan
D-Dennis

NO NO NO NO NO NO Lawyer endorsed by socialst leftist groups...

NO Across the Board: By virtue of his endorsement from Mass Alliance

Elisa Beth Zawadzkas
D-Dennis

NO NO NO NO NO NO

NO Across the Board, until proven otherwise....: Self-described “progressive candidate”, lawyer

(6) Unequivocally “pro-choice”

Turner
Cleon H. Turner (D)
NO
NO
NO
NO
NO
NO

STEPPING DOWN!

THANKFULLY!
ALL HE DID WAS INCREASE SPENDING<
AND DO WHATEVER THE HOUSE LEADERSHIP

(1, 6) NO for limited govt' and NO for pro-life: Voted on 7/23/2014 for S.2283 to impose severe fines and severely restrict 1st amendment rights.

TOLD HIM TO DO.

Endorsed by every extremist big-money liberal group imaginable...

Candidates for State Representative:  2nd Barnstable
Barnstable - Pct. 1-4, 6, 8, 9, 13
Yarmouth - Pcts. 3, 5, 6
 

constitution
Constitutionalist
(limited govt.)
(1)

guns
Pro 2nd
Amendment
(2)

immigration
Enforce Immigration Laws
(3)

taxes
Keep Taxes Low
(4)

family
Pro-Family

(5)

life
Pro-Life

(6)

candidate
Candidate Statement
and
Rating Notes


Adam Chaprales
R-Sandwich

YES YES YES YES    

Based on candidate statements on campaign trail and history from prior election.

(2) YES for Second Amendment: 94% on GOAL’s 2012 Questionnaire

At 21, Adam became the youngest person elected to the Board of Selectmen in the Town of Sandwich, where he later became Vice Chairman of the Board. Many of Adam’s neighbors on the Cape also remember him from The Adam Show, a local television show he produced to shed light on issues affecting Massachusetts and the local Cape communities



Brian Mannal
DEMOCRAT

NO

NO

H4121 Sat, June 7, 2014

NO NO
F-
Grade
Horrific
NO NO

Elected 2012

(1, 6) NO for limited govt' and NO for pro-life: Voted on 7/23/2014 for S.2283 to impose severe fines and severely restrict 1st amendment rights

(3) NO: Did not Oppose S.1135 when it was in Committee

(4) 16% according to MassFiscalScorecard

Candidates for State Representative:  3rd Barnstable
 

constitution
Constitutionalist
(limited govt.)
(1)

guns
Pro 2nd
Amendment
(2)

immigration
Enforce Immigration Laws
(3)

taxes
Keep Taxes Low
(4)

family
Pro-Family

(5)

life
Pro-Life

(6)

candidate
Candidate Statement
and
Rating Notes


David Vieira
REPUBLICAN
e-mail
website

  YES  

Failed to rise to oppose spending

...
   

Elected 2010.

(4) "A" rating from MassFiscal Scorecard, but Downgrade/concern noted as he refused to rise for a roll call vote regarding the supplemental budget to fund the government to start Fiscal year 2015. Incredible budget increase and wouldn't even hold Dems. accountable. This guy typically flys under the radar, following the leadership. Details to follow.

Candidates for State Representative:  4th Barnstable  

Free ride again

constitution
Constitutionalist
(limited govt.)
(1)

guns
Pro 2nd
Amendment
(2)

immigration
Enforce Immigration Laws
(3)

taxes
Keep Taxes Low
(4)

family
Pro-Family

(5)

life
Pro-Life

(6)

candidate
Candidate Statement
and
Rating Notes
NO
NO
NO
NO
NO
NO

(3) NO Immigration Rating: Voted against Secure Communities

(1, 6) NO for limited govt' and NO for pro-life: Voted on 7/23/2014 for S.2283 to impose severe fines and severely restrict 1st amendment rights

Candidates for State Representative:  5th Barnstable
 

constitution
Constitutionalist
(limited govt.)
(1)

guns
Pro 2nd
Amendment
(2)

immigration
Enforce Immigration Laws
(3)

taxes
Keep Taxes Low
(4)

family
Pro-Family

(5)

life
Pro-Life

(6)

candidate
Candidate Statement
and
Rating Notes

INCUMBENTRandy Hunt
Randy Hunt
(R)
(F. Randal Hunt)
e-mail
website

YES
YES
YES

Failed to rise to oppose spending

...
YES YES

Elected 2010.

(4)Downgrade/concern noted as he refused to rise for a roll call vote regarding the supplemental budget to fund the government to start Fiscal year 2015. Incredible budget increase and wouldn't even hold Dems. accountable.

Second Amendment (Goal A+)
Pro-Life (MCFL)

(5) 100% rating VoteValues

Matthew M. Terry
D-Sandwich

EXTREMIST ULTRA-LIBERAL TAX-RAISER

NO* NO* NO* NO* NO* NO*

Nothing on his website. Fluff.

NO Across the Board:Another lawyer endorsed by socialist leftist special interest groups

Progressive Massachusetts also endorsed Terry because of his support for a “progressive income tax”, single payer healthcare, raising the minimum wage, Proposition 2½ overrides & 40B.
Endorsed by NARAL, Planned Parenthood, MassEquality
No response to GOAL or NRA-PVF

Sandwich Democratic Town Committee Member

Candidates for State Representative:  Barnstable, Dukes and Nantucket
 

constitution
Constitutionalist
(limited govt.)
(1)

guns
Pro 2nd
Amendment
(2)

immigration
Enforce Immigration Laws
(3)

taxes
Keep Taxes Low
(4)

family
Pro-Family

(5)

life
Pro-Life

(6)

candidate
Candidate Statement
and
Rating Notes

Madden
Timothy R. Madden (D)
NO
NO
NO
NO
NO
NO
Ran as an independent in 2008, then switched to Democrat party 1 week after election. Been raising taxes ever since.

No one ran against him in 2010...got a free ride...

(1, 6) NO for limited govt' and NO for pro-life: Voted on 7/23/2014 for S.2283 to impose severe fines and severely restrict 1st amendment rights.

2) 2014 gun vote for 4278. No know opposition to DeLeo's gun grab H4212.

(5) Co-sponsored the Bathroom Bill.
(6) NARAL endorsed.

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