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State House 21

1. Abortion: The 1973 Roe v. Wade U.S. Supreme Court abortion decision.
Marcus Richmond (Republican)
Oppose
2. Marriage: The 2015 Obergefell v. Hodges U.S. Supreme Court same-sex marriage decision.
Marcus Richmond (Republican)
Oppose
Oppose same sex marriage
3. Marijuana: Prohibiting the smoking of medical marijuana.
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.
Marcus Richmond (Republican)
Support
5. Assisted Suicide: Allowing doctors to prescribe lethal drugs to terminally-ill patients who wish to end their lives.
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.
Marcus Richmond (Republican)
Support
7. Education: Allowing parents to enroll their child in the public school of their choice anywhere in Arkansas.
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.
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.
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%.
Marcus Richmond (Republican)
Support
11. How should Arkansas address our illegal immigrant population?
Marcus Richmond (Republican)
Enforce federal law
12. How can Arkansas prevent mass shootings?
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?
Marcus Richmond (Republican)
Candidate did not answer the question.