Office: PA House ( District: 71 )
Rep. Bryan Barbin, D-Cambria, was first elected to the state House in 2008. He was born in Johnstown on Feb. 2, 1957, and is the fourth generation of his family to provide legal services in western Pennsylvania. He is also an active volunteer and has held numerous positions in his parish, Our Mother of Sorrows. Barbin received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Richmond in 1979 and his Juris Doctor from the University of Pittsburgh in 1982. He takes pride in having worked his way through college as a union construction worker with Laborer's International Union of North America 910.
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How the candidate answered on the issues
Should businesses have the right to deny services based on the customer's sexual orientation/gender identity? State / National
How should drug addiction - such as heroin addiction - be treated? State / National
Should regulations be created to limit how prescription painkillers are prescribed? State / National
What is your view on Climate Change? State / National
Do you support net neutrality? State / National
Regarding gun laws, what generally do you support from the choices below? State / National
Should we be more or less involved in helping to manage international affairs? State / National
How should Pennsylvania regulate marijuana? State
Should the drawing of district lines be done by an independent system instead of state legislators? State
How should the general assembly balance the state budget? State
Should the minimum wage be raised? State / National
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