Mathews, Andrew

Meet the Candidate

Running For:
MN State Senate
District:
27
Political Affiliation:
Republican

Survey

Response Legend

  • YYes
  • NNo
  • ?Declined to Respond/Undecided, Position Unknown/Unclear
  • *Comment
  • Position based upon candidate record or extensive research

Question Response Comments/Notes
1. Should abortions be banned after fetal heartbeat is detected (around 6 weeks gestation)? Y Note: authored heartbeat bill;
2. Do you oppose all taxpayer funding of abortion? Y Note: coauthor of bill to remove state funding from abortions
3. Do you oppose physician assisted suicide, also referred to as aid in dying? Y Note: Endorsed by MN GOP.
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4. Do you oppose public school policies that promote transgender ideology, such as comprehensive sex education? Y Note: author of Parents Bill of Rights;
5. Do you support legislation that preserves girls’ and women’s athletics for biological females? Y Note: I support educational accountability, school choice, and parental control over our children’s education.
6. Do you support school choice legislation, such as tuition tax credits, that would enable parents to choose the school that best suits their child’s needs? Y Note: I support educational accountability, school choice, and parental control over our children’s education.
7. Should people have their religious freedom protected if they refuse to participate in a same-sex wedding? Y Note: Endorsed by MN GOP.
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8. Do you oppose efforts to ban voluntary biblical counseling in the areas of gender and sexuality? Y Note: voted against taking up CTB for a vote
9. Do you support a parent’s fundamental right to direct the upbringing of their children, including their education and health care? Y Note: Vote on Parental Curriculum Review. 2022 MN Senate Journal 5209-5210.
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