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State House 22

1. Abortion: The 1973 Roe v. Wade U.S. Supreme Court abortion decision.
Judy Bowers (Libertarian)

I personally, could not have an abortion, but would NEVER force my opinion onto anyone else. It never be paid by public money.
Richard McGrew (Republican)
Oppose
2. Guns: Confiscation of firearms from citizens that the government deem a danger to themselves or others, otherwise known as red flag laws.
Judy Bowers (Libertarian)
Undecided
I would need to read the proposal VERY closely. The danger of unintended consequences is extremely serious.
Richard McGrew (Republican)
Oppose
3. Marijuana: Amending the Arkansas Constitution to legalize recreational marijuana.
Judy Bowers (Libertarian)
Support
Richard McGrew (Republican)
Oppose
4. Taxes: Amending the Arkansas Constitution in 2020 to indefinitely continue the current 0.5% sales and use tax for road construction.
Judy Bowers (Libertarian)
Oppose
Richard McGrew (Republican)
Oppose
5. Hate Crimes: Increased penalties for crimes committed because of the victim’s race, gender, or sexual orientation.
Judy Bowers (Libertarian)
Oppose
Richard McGrew (Republican)
Oppose
6. Conscience: Allowing healthcare professionals to opt out of non-emergency treatments and procedures that violate their deeply-held religious, moral, or ethical convictions.
Judy Bowers (Libertarian)
Undecided
Other options must be available to the patient before this could be considered a viable option.
Richard McGrew (Republican)
Support
7. Education: Allowing parents to enroll their child in the public school of their choice anywhere in Arkansas.
Judy Bowers (Libertarian)
Support
All forms of education should be available to parents. Vouchers and charter schools must be considered.
Richard McGrew (Republican)
Support