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State House 40

1. Abortion: The 1973 Roe v. Wade U.S. Supreme Court abortion decision.
David Ray (Republican)
Oppose
I am proudly pro-life and support efforts chip away and overturn the wrongly-decided Roe v. Wade decision.
2. Guns: Confiscation of firearms from citizens that the government deem a danger to themselves or others, otherwise known as red flag laws.
David Ray (Republican)
Oppose
I have serious 2nd, 4th, and 5th Amendment concerns about red flag laws. I am a life member of the NRA and a member of Gun Owners of America.
3. Marijuana: Amending the Arkansas Constitution to legalize recreational marijuana.
David Ray (Republican)
Oppose
Marijuana is illegal under federal law. We should not legalize it here in Arkansas.
4. Taxes: Amending the Arkansas Constitution in 2020 to indefinitely continue the current 0.5% sales and use tax for road construction.
David Ray (Republican)
Oppose
I support more funding for highways and infrastructure, but not through tax increases.
5. Hate Crimes: Increased penalties for crimes committed because of the victim’s race, gender, or sexual orientation.
David Ray (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.
David Ray (Republican)
Support
7. Education: Allowing parents to enroll their child in the public school of their choice anywhere in Arkansas.
David Ray (Republican)
Support
I also support homeschooling and private school choice, such as a tax credit scholarships or Education Savings Accounts.