Emmer, Tom

Meet the Candidate

Running For:
U.S. House of Representatives
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: Voted against American Rescue Plan of 2021
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3. Do you oppose taxpayer funding of gender reassignment surgeries? Y Note: Endorsed GOP Candidate.
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4. Do you support legislation that preserves girls’ and women’s athletics for biological females? Y Note: Endorsed GOP Candidate.
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5. 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: As a father of seven, I understand that America’s education system should be as diverse and individual-oriented as the children it serves.
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6. Should people have their religious freedom protected if they refuse to participate in a same-sex wedding? ? Note: Conflicting Votes
7. Do you support a parent’s fundamental right to direct the upbringing of their children, including their education and health care? Y Note: Cosponsored parental rights legislation:
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