Candidate Profile
Lynne Blankenbeker

Republican , New Hampshire


Lynne Blankenbeker
U.S. Rep., Dist. 2

Panel Rating

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Maggie's List, Susan B. Anthony List

Reported by Candidate

Chairman Pete Sessions, TX, Maggie's List, With Honor, Susan B Anthony List, VIEW PAC, War Veterans Fund

Selected Contributions


State Republican Party Organizations
CMR, Maggie's List, Martha PAC







Other Information

Key votes as state legislator from Vote Smart


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


Tuition-free public education should be guaranteed through college.

Strongly Disagree

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


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


I voted in these primaries and general elections:

2010 Republican Primary, 2012 Republican Primary, 2014 Republican Primary, 2016 Republican Primary

Under what circumstances should abortion be allowed?

When the life of the mother is jeapordy.

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

A strong military is an effective deterrent. Securing our boarders will help protect our citizens will help prevent attacks in US soil.Strong foreign policy and alliances will help to develop the alliances necessary to defeat terrorism across the globe.

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

Natural right of freedom and recognition that a society exclusively controlled by government takes away from the God-given individual liberties.

Briefly describe your spiritual beliefs and values.

I am a Christian. I believe the best 10 laws in this nation were etched into tablets.

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?


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

My voting record in the NH House from 2009-2012. Endorsements from Maggie's Listt and SUsan B. Anthony List

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

Tort reform Open streams of interstate commerce to purchase coverage across state lines Get control of Big Pharma Value based care Incentivize people to go into the healthcare profession to decrease the shortage of providers

What role should government play in boosting the economy?

Develop policies that promote business Deregulation Promote education and training to decrease dependence on entitlement prodrams

What changes should be made to the tax code?

The President is doing a great job with respect to tax reform

What is the best way to bring down unemployment?

Promote business and education

How would you guarantee Social Security benefits for future generations?

(Did not answer)

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

(Did not answer)

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

(Did not answer)

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

(Did not answer)


  • Troy State University, Troy, BSN, 1986
  • Franklin Pierce Law Center, Concord, JD, 2007
Work & Military
  • USN Reserve, CAPTAIN, CO OHSU San Diego, 1
  • USN Reserve, CAPTAIN, 18
  • USAF AND USAF RESERVE, Captain, 14
  • Team Reid Retreat, Board of Directors
  • Merrimack County Teen Court, Attorney Mentor
  • High Horses Therapeutic Riding, Volunteer and coordinator
  • NH State Representative, Held 3
  • None other

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