Candidate Profile
Barry Moore

Republican , Alabama

Biography

Name
Barry Moore
Party
Republican
Race
U.S. Rep., Dist. 2
Incumbent
No
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Panel Rating

Very Conservative Information icon

Endorsements

Reported by Candidate

6
Congressman Terry Everette (US Congress), Representative Mike Holmes (AL House of Reps), Representative Nathaniel Ledbetter (AL Maj Ldr), Representative Ed Henry (AL House of Rep.), Representative Danny Garrett (AL House of Reps), Representative Dimetri Polizos( Al House of Reps)

Selected Contributions

Conservative

GIVEN BY CANDIDATE
1
State Republican Party Organizations

Summary

0%

LIBERAL

100%

CONSERVATIVE

 

Other Information

Key votes as state legislator from Vote Smart

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.

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

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 Disagree

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

Strongly Disagree

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

Strongly Agree

More restrictive gun control is needed to protect public safety.

Strongly 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.

Strongly Disagree

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

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Disagree

Congress should pass a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution.

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Disagree

I support sanctuary cities.

Strongly Disagree

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

Strongly Disagree

I support the death penalty.

Strongly Agree

Tuition-free public education should be guaranteed through college.

Strongly Disagree

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

Strongly Agree

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

Strongly Agree

I voted in these primaries and general elections:

2010 General Election, 2010 Republican Primary, 2012 General Election, 2012 Republican Primary, 2014 General Election, 2014 Republican Primary, 2016 General Election, 2016 Republican Primary

Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

None,I can imagine.

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

Secure our borders. Vet anyone coming here. Ban Sharia Law. Increase funding for a stronger military and national defense.

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

I believe they felt like no one individual should be able to obtain absolute power in Government. I think they knew it would become wrought with corruption.

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

I am an unapologetic Christian.The Lord has worked greatly in my life to get me here. I am simply being obedient in offering myself to serve in Congress. Its was never my desire to run for any office. However, I am willing to serve Alabama's 2nd Congressional District and The Lord in this capacity if so chosen. PS 119:105 'He is lamp unto my feet'.

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?

Very Conservative

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

Yellow Hammer News rated me as "The Most Dependable Conservative Vote in the Alabama Legislature". I have a proven conservative voting record during my time serving in the Alabama House of Representatives.

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

Deregulate and allow providers to compete across state lines with customized plans for consumers to choose from.

What role should government play in boosting the economy?

We need limited government. Capitalism will grow the economy by its very nature.

What changes should be made to the tax code?

I have signed a pledge to support the "Fair Tax".

What is the best way to bring down unemployment?

Reduce Government Taxes and Regulations. Allow private sector to expand.

How would you guarantee Social Security benefits for future generations?

Require that anyone who isn't an American Citizen and has not paid in would not be eligible to draw Social Security.

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

Small Business owner for 20 years. Veteran of the US Army. Named "Most Dependable Conservative Vote in Alabama Legislature" by Yellow Hammer News. First elected official in the nation to endorse President Trump on 8/21/2015 in Mobile, Alabama. I have a Bachelor's Degree in Ag Science from Auburn University.

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

334-393-4264 campaign@barrymooreforcongress.com www.facebook.com/BarryMooreForCongre

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

I believe that it is critical for us to send an ally to President Trump. I believe that our Representative to Congress should be accessible and in the District whenever possible, and I plan to be. I believe that we should take care of our Veterans and stop making excuses. I believe we should Build The Wall. I believe in the 2nd Amendment. I believe in the Right to Life. I believe that small businesses are the backbone of our economy and that we should do everything in our power to promote growth in small businesses. I believe in "One Nation, Under God". I believe that together, we can Make America Great Again!


Background

Education
  • Auburn University, Auburn AL, BS, 1992
  • EOCC, Enterprise AL, AS, 1989
Work & Military
  • US Army National Guard, E-3 - Cadet, 6
  • Army Ranger Challenge Team, Army ROTC Auburn University, 2
Affiliations
  • Military and Veterans Affairs Committee, Chairmen, Alabama House of Representatives
  • Small Business and Commerce Committee, Co-Chair, Alabama House of Representatives
  • Republican National Convention, Trump Delegate
  • Hillcrest Baptist Church, Deacon, Youth Sunday School Teacher
  • Coffee County Republican Committee, Member
  • NFIB, Business Member
  • Chamber of Commerce, Business Member
  • NRA, Memeber
Offices
  • Alabama House of Representative, Held 7
  • US Congress, Sought 2018
 

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