McCollum, Betty

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)? N Note: In Congress, I have worked to guarantee that all women have affordable, quality health care, including reproductive health care, without government interference.
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2. Do you oppose all taxpayer funding of abortion? N Note: Voted for American Rescue Plan of 2021
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3. Do you oppose taxpayer funding of gender reassignment surgeries? N Note: Cosponsored a resolution expressing opposition to the criminalization of "Gender-affirming care"
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4. Do you support legislation that preserves girls’ and women’s athletics for biological females? N Note: The fight for women’s rights in the U.S. has been long and slow in part because women are not guaranteed equality under the Constitution and therefore lack a foundational protection for our rights. That’s why I have strongly supported the Equal Rights Amendment
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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? N Note: Endorsed by Education Minnesota in 2020/2021.
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6. Should people have their religious freedom protected if they refuse to participate in a same-sex wedding? N Note: Endorsed Democrat Candidate.
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7. Do you support a parent’s fundamental right to direct the upbringing of their children, including their education and health care? N Note: Endorsed by Education Minnesota in 2020/2021.
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