Lou Barletta - Election Result: 42.77%

Party: Republican

Office: US Senate

Lou Barletta born in Hazleton, Pennsylvania and started a pavement making company after graduating from the Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. Barletta has served as the mayor of Hazleton, from 1999 to 2010, addressing immigration and public finance issues. Barletta is currently a member of House of Representatives from PA's 11th district and serving on Committee on Homeland Security, Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure and Committee on Education and the Workforce.
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State and National

Do you support net neutrality?

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Should the minimum wage be raised?

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What is your view on Climate Change?

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Generally, what kind of national tax plan do you favor?

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Regarding gun laws, what generally do you support from the choices below?

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Additional Comments: Ban bump stocks, expand reporting requirements for the background check database.
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How should marijuana be regulated?

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Should the drawing of district lines be done by an independent system instead of state legislators?

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Regarding the US healthcare system, what scenario do you favor?

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Additional Comments: I have supported and will continue to support protections for pre-existing conditions.
National

What are your views regarding LGBTQ people serving in the military?

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From the choices below, what best represents your view on the wages men and women are paid?

Additional Comments: I support a paid national strategy for a way forward on family leave.
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From the choices below, what best represents your views on U.S. tariffs?

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Additional Comments: I support the use of tariffs to negotiate better trade deals and ensure that unfair trade practices from countries like China are held accountable.
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From the choices below, what best represents your views regarding ICE (U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement)?

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From the choices below, what best represents your view on abortion?

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Should federal regulations be enacted to limit how prescription painkillers are prescribed?

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