Candidate Profile
John F. Morrow

Republican , Illinois

Biography

Name
John F. Morrow
Party
Republican
Race
U.S. Rep., Dist. 2
Incumbent
No
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Panel Rating

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Conservative Organizations

60%

CONSERVATIVE AVERAGE

Questionnaire

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

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

Neutral

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

Governments should not discriminate against individuals, organizations or small businesses because of their belief that marriage is only a union of one man and one woman.

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Agree

It is the government’s responsibility to be sure everyone has health insurance.

Strongly Agree

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

Neutral

More restrictive gun control is needed to protect public safety.

Disagree

Free enterprise and the right to private property are essential elements of a productive economic system.

Strongly Agree

Additional regulations are needed to prevent climate change.

Disagree

Religious liberty is at risk in the United States and deserves the highest level of protection in the law.

Agree

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

Neutral

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

Neutral

Islamic law (Sharia) should take precedence over national and state laws where there are Islamic majority communities in the U. S.

Agree

Congress should pass a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution.

Neutral

People should be allowed to use public restrooms, showers, and changing rooms based on "gender identity."

Neutral

I support sanctuary cities.

Neutral

It is OK for Congress to exempt itself from compliance with laws applicable to all citizens.

Disagree

I support the death penalty.

Agree

Tuition-free public education should be guaranteed through college.

Strongly Agree

The United States should protect its sovereignty from the United Nations.

Neutral

The best way to maintain peace is through a strong military.

Disagree

I voted in these primaries and general elections:

No Answer

Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

Abortion is a women's right. I do not agree with using public tax dollars for funding.

What should the United States do to help eradicate the threat of radical Islamic terrorism?

We must do a better job with vetting and stop chain immigration. The President needs to stop using the word radical Islamic terrorism.

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

The framers of the Constitution had one primary reason, and that was to prevent the majority from ruling with an iron fist. The goal was to eliminate greed, power, and discrimination.

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only son that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. John 3:16

When you consider your views on a wide range of issues from economic and social matters to foreign policy and immigration, which of the following best describes you overall?

Moderate

Please provide publicly available information validating your answer to the previous question.

I believe in same-sex partners having the same rights as heterosexuals, but I differ with changing the foundation of marriage.

How would you promote healthcare coverage that is adequate, affordable and accessible for all?

Politicians should use the same model that physicians use to treat their patients, as a pattern for our health care system. We must first come up with a diagnosis, examine the problem, and come up with a plan to fix the issue. Obama Care is not the problem in our health care system. Below are a few issues. 1. Employer Sponsered Health Insurance-Should not be tax-exempt. 2. The Health Care System is designed to provide unnecessary health services. For instance, vast testing, which leads to financial waste. 3. Medicaid- Excessive Spending

What role should government play in boosting the economy?

The Government role is to maintain the stability of the markets and the overall economy. It must foster long-term economic growth and economic stability including keeping unemployment and inflation low.

What changes should be made to the tax code?

I prefer a flat tax bill over the bill that just passed under President Trump's Administration.

What is the best way to bring down unemployment?

The solution for unemployment is for Government to create jobs. There are several ways economist disagree on what policies work. I would take a close look at other countries and models.

How would you guarantee Social Security benefits for future generations?

I would increase the retirement age to 68. Which will allow a young worker to take the 6.2 % matching payroll tax by the employer and invest it in a financial institution of their choice? In return, one would be able to withdraw his/her private investments tax-free at age 65. This would stabilize the system for the future, and give workers a fair shot at securing their retirement years.

What education or experience qualifies you to hold the office for which you seek election?

96-Hrs toward B.A. Business 25-Yrs Professional Business Management Community Service (mentoring teenagers, assisting senior citizens, political outreach work).

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

Morrow@critical-times.com P:708-365-6249

Is there anything else you would like voters to know about you?

N/A


Background

Education
  • Indiana University, Bloomington, N/A, 69
  • Governors State University, University Park, N/A, 94
Work & Military
  • (Candidate did not provide)
Affiliations
  • Black Student Union, Member
  • CLC (Christian Life Center), Member
  • Youth Sunday School Teacher, Volunteer
  • Men of Thunder (Christian Organization), Member
  • The IL State Police Heritage Foundation, Contributor
  • Robert Kennedy (Presidential Campaign), Volunteer
  • Richard Nixon (Presidential Campaign), Volunteer
  • Jump for Chicago(youth educational event), Contributor
Offices
  • Mayor, Sought 1975
  • U.S. Congress
 

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