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1. Abortion: The 1973 Roe v. Wade U.S. Supreme Court abortion decision.
Donald Ragland (Republican)
Oppose
Keith Slape (Republican)
Oppose
2. Marriage: The 2015 Obergefell v. Hodges U.S. Supreme Court same-sex marriage decision.
Donald Ragland (Republican)
Oppose
Keith Slape (Republican)
Oppose
3. Marijuana: Prohibiting the smoking of medical marijuana.
Donald Ragland (Republican)
Support
Keith Slape (Republican)
Undecided
4. Conscience: Allowing healthcare professionals to opt out of non-emergency treatments that violate their deeply-held religious, moral, or ethical convictions.
Donald Ragland (Republican)
Support
Keith Slape (Republican)
Support
5. Assisted Suicide: Allowing doctors to prescribe lethal drugs to terminally-ill patients who wish to end their lives.
Donald Ragland (Republican)
Oppose
Keith Slape (Republican)
Support
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.
Donald Ragland (Republican)
Support
Keith Slape (Republican)
Oppose
7. Education: Allowing parents to enroll their child in the public school of their choice anywhere in Arkansas.
Donald Ragland (Republican)
Support
Keith Slape (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.
Donald Ragland (Republican)
Support
Keith Slape (Republican)
Oppose
9. Civil Liberties: Amending the Arkansas Civil Rights Act of 1993 to add sexual orientation to the list of protected classes.
Donald Ragland (Republican)
Oppose
Keith Slape (Republican)
Support
10. Lottery: Requiring the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery to increase the percentage of proceeds allocated for scholarships to a minimum of 25%.
Donald Ragland (Republican)
Undecided
Keith Slape (Republican)
Support
11. How should Arkansas address our illegal immigrant population?
Donald Ragland (Republican)
Follow federal law.
Keith Slape (Republican)
We need to enforce our laws. Stream line the process for those who want to get the citizenship.
12. How can Arkansas prevent mass shootings?
Donald Ragland (Republican)
I don't have the answer, but willing to work toward an answer.
Keith Slape (Republican)
This begins with mental help at the schools. Also need to an school resource officer at EVERY school.
13. What specific legislation will you work to enact?
Donald Ragland (Republican)
Highway funding.
Keith Slape (Republican)
There is no specific issue but a multitude.