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State House 21

1. Abortion: The 1973 Roe v. Wade U.S. Supreme Court abortion decision.
Stele James (Democrat)
Candidate Refused to Complete the Survey.

Marcus Richmond (Republican)
Oppose
2. Marriage: The 2015 Obergefell v. Hodges U.S. Supreme Court same-sex marriage decision.
Stele James (Democrat)
Candidate Refused to Complete the Survey.

Marcus Richmond (Republican)
Oppose
Oppose same sex marriage
3. Marijuana: Prohibiting the smoking of medical marijuana.
Stele James (Democrat)
Candidate Refused to Complete the Survey.

Marcus Richmond (Republican)
Support
4. Conscience: Allowing healthcare professionals to opt out of non-emergency treatments that violate their deeply-held religious, moral, or ethical convictions.
Stele James (Democrat)
Candidate Refused to Complete the Survey.

Marcus Richmond (Republican)
Support
5. Assisted Suicide: Allowing doctors to prescribe lethal drugs to terminally-ill patients who wish to end their lives.
Stele James (Democrat)
Candidate Refused to Complete the Survey.

Marcus Richmond (Republican)
Undecided
Generally opposed but believe family decision must be considered
6. Privacy: Requiring individuals who choose to use changing facilities, locker rooms, restrooms, and showers in public schools, colleges, and government buildings to use the facility designated for their biological sex.
Stele James (Democrat)
Candidate Refused to Complete the Survey.

Marcus Richmond (Republican)
Support
7. Education: Allowing parents to enroll their child in the public school of their choice anywhere in Arkansas.
Stele James (Democrat)
Candidate Refused to Complete the Survey.

Marcus Richmond (Republican)
Support
8. Tort Lawsuits: Limiting noneconomic damages awarded in lawsuits to $500,000 or less in cases of severe injury or death caused by negligence or misconduct.
Stele James (Democrat)
Candidate Refused to Complete the Survey.

Marcus Richmond (Republican)
Support
9. Civil Liberties: Amending the Arkansas Civil Rights Act of 1993 to add sexual orientation to the list of protected classes.
Stele James (Democrat)
Candidate Refused to Complete the Survey.

Marcus Richmond (Republican)
Oppose
10. Lottery: Requiring the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery to increase the percentage of proceeds allocated for scholarships to a minimum of 25%.
Stele James (Democrat)
Candidate Refused to Complete the Survey.

Marcus Richmond (Republican)
Support
11. How should Arkansas address our illegal immigrant population?
Stele James (Democrat)
Candidate Refused to Complete the Survey.

Marcus Richmond (Republican)
Enforce federal law
12. How can Arkansas prevent mass shootings?
Stele James (Democrat)
Candidate Refused to Complete the Survey.

Marcus Richmond (Republican)
Harden soft targets and armed personnel also part of deterrent. Aggressive identification of mental illness
13. What specific legislation will you work to enact?
Stele James (Democrat)
Candidate Refused to Complete the Survey.

Marcus Richmond (Republican)
Candidate did not answer the question.