Nelson, Carla

Meet the Candidate

Running For:
MN State Senate
Political Affiliation:


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)? ?
2. Do you oppose all taxpayer funding of abortion? Y Note: Vote on taking "Protect Reproductive Options Act" to the Senate Floor. 2022 MN Senate Journal pg. 8404-8405.
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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: Endorsed by MN GOP.
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5. Do you support legislation that preserves girls’ and women’s athletics for biological females? Y Note: Article
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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: Endorsed by MN GOP.
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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: Endorsed by MN GOP.
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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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