Candidate Profile
Doug LaMalfa

Republican , California

Biography

Name
Doug LaMalfa
Party
Republican
Race
U.S. Rep., Dist. 1
Incumbent
Yes
Links
   

Panel Rating

Conservative Information icon

Scorecards

Conservative Organizations

Concerned Women for America (CWA), 2013-14:  100%
National Right to Life, 2015-16:  100%
American Conservative Union (ACU), 2014:  96%, 92%
FRC Action, 2016:  92%
Center for Security Policy, 2013-14:  89%
Americans for Prosperity (AFP), 2015-16:  100%, 85%
FreedomWorks, 2015:  80%
Club for Growth, 2015:  84%, 77%
Heritage Action, 2015-16:  73%
Eagle Forum, 2015-16:  67%
Conservative Review (CR), 2015:  63%

85%

CONSERVATIVE AVERAGE

Liberal Organizations

American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO), 2014:  0%, 9%
American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE), 2015:  6%
American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), 2015-16:  0%
American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), 2013:  0%, 0%
Americans for Democratic Action (ADA), 2014:  0%
Human Rights Campaign, 2013-14:  0%
Planned Parenthood, 2015:  0%

7%

LIBERAL AVERAGE

Endorsements

Conservatives

2
California Pro Life Council, National Rifle Association

Reported by Candidate

5
The Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association, California State Sheriff's Association, Butte and Placer County Farm Bureaus, Butte, Shatsa, and Siskiyou County Sheriff, Placer County Republican Party

Selected Contributions

Conservative

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
23
Alex Mooney, Andrew 'Andy' Tobin, Brian Bilbray, Brian Nestande, Daniel Lungren, David Jolly and 17 more
RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
45
Acton PAC, American Conservative Union, Associated Builders and Contractors, Bill Shuster, BrettPac, Buddy Carter and 39 more

Liberal

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
1
Jeff Gorell
RECEIVED BY CANDIDATE
2
American Postal Workers Union, International Association of Masters, Mates, and Pilots

Summary

5%

LIBERAL

95%

CONSERVATIVE

 

Other Information

Signed the Americans for Tax Reform Taxpayer's Pledge http://www.atr.org/

Questionnaire

Please note: Responses are entered electronically by the candidate and are listed verbatim.

Congress should repeal the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare).

Strongly Agree

Human life begins at conception and deserves legal protection at every stage until natural death.

Strongly Agree

I am in favor of construction of a wall and other necessary infrastructure on our border that gives complete control over entering and exiting the United States.

Strongly Agree

The U.S. military should wait for militant Islamic groups to directly threaten our national security on our shores, rather than eradicate them now wherever they may be worldwide.

Disagree

The United States must maintain a nuclear arsenal that is safe, reliable, modern and numerically superior to those of potential adversaries.

Strongly Agree

I support legislation such as the First Amendment Defense Act (FADA) that would prohibit discrimination against individuals, organizations and small businesses because of their belief that marriage is only a union of one man and one woman.

Strongly Agree

The federal government should establish Common Core as a nationwide academic standard for high school graduation.

Strongly Disagree

I oppose the resettlement of Syrian refugees into the U.S. without proper vetting.

Strongly Agree

Current regulations on domestic oil exploration and drilling are more restrictive than are necessary.

Strongly Agree

It is the government’s responsibility to be sure everyone has health care and a livable income.

Disagree

Judeo-Christian values established a framework of morality which permitted our system of limited government.

Strongly Agree

More restrictive gun control laws are needed to protect public safety.

Strongly Disagree

The founders established pure democracy in the Constitution because they believed that it is the best form of government to ensure the safety and equitable treatment of all citizens.

Disagree

Free enterprise and the right to private property turn mankind's natural self-interest into the most productive economic system there is.

Strongly Agree

Governments should pay to develop wind and solar energy solutions until they are economically feasible.

Disagree

Religious liberty is at risk in the United States.

Agree

Governments should define marriage as between one man and one woman; no other definition of marriage should be legalized or supported with public funds.

Agree

People should be able to vote without photo identification.

Disagree

The United States should help defend Israel from attack by its enemies.

Strongly Agree

Planned Parenthood should not receive funds from federal, state, or local governments.

Strongly Agree

Marijuana should be legalized and regulated like tobacco and alcohol.

Disagree

Islamic law (Sharia) does not pose a threat to the United States and its Constitution.

Disagree

Based on the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution, please arrange the following entities, starting with the highest source of authority, and continue the list in descending order of authority, skipping any that do not apply: Academia, Congress, Constitution, God, Industry, Media, Professional Sports, Supreme Court, Voters.

God, family, constitution, voters

Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

No government funding for abortions or to Planned Parenthood.

What in the nature of mankind caused America’s Founders to carefully define, separate, and limit powers in the Constitution?

America's founders we mindful of mankinds sinful nature toward greed, jealousy, pursuit of power. Power in the hands of too few and for too long usually corrupts.

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

Christian with the belief that it is faith, not by works that we have salvation but that' a vine that bears no fruit of good works is a useless one

Considering all issues (social, economic, national security, etc.), which of these best describes you?

Very Conservative

Please defend your answer to the previous question by referencing your publicly available track record.

I am strongly pro life, pro 2nd Amendment, pro private property rights, pro local control, pro religious freedom and expression, pro self determination of ones earnings not taxation, pro traditional marriage and associated debates, and pro balanced budget.

E-mail address and phone number for voters to reach you.

Doug@douglamalfa.com 530-712-3675

Additional comment from candidate:

None


Background

Education
  • Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, Yes, 82
Work & Military
  • LaMalfa Trucking, CEO, 31
  • DLS Farms, Partner, 31
  • LaMalfa Seed, CFO, 31
Affiliations
  • Core Butte County- Charter School, Board member
  • Richvale Hunting Association, Vice President
  • Butte County Republican Party, Vice Chairman
  • Richvale Community Church, Memeber
Offices
  • US Representative, Held 2013-present
  • California Assemblyman and Senator, Held 2002-2008, 2010-2012
 

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