Republican
State Representative
Hillsborough District H44

Issue Transparency

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Took LFDA Survey
18
of 18
2016 Declared Issue Positions

Background

Experience

Representative, NH House of Representatives (2014 - 2016); manufacturing engineer

Family
Married; Children: 0
Education
Bsc Chemical Engineering, University of New Brunswick, Canada.
Msc Chemical Engineering, Northeastern University, MA.
Home Address
43 Forest Hill Way
Manchester, NH 03109

Legislator Activity Profile

The data below is based on the the 2015/2016 legislative session. The objective, nonpartisan measures below are used to show this elected official’s activities at the Statehouse. It is not to present a ranking or rating of any kind. Average is that of all state elected officials in this chamber. Note: Elected official activity for the current 2017/2018 session will be posted soon.

Attendance
How often does the elected official attend official legislative days?
Average 90%
100% Present
Committee Participation
How often does the elected official attend committee public hearings?
Average 71%
76% Attendance
How often does the elected official vote in committee executive session?
Average 88%
72% Voted
Partisanship
How often does the elected official vote with the majority of fellow party members?
Average 87%
95% With Party
Voting Participation
How often does the elected official cast a vote during official roll call votes?
Average 85%
100% Roll Call Votes
Bill Prime Sponsorship
Does the elected official prime sponsor legislation?
Average 3
0 Prime Sponsored Bills
How many of the elected official’s prime sponsored bills became law?
Average 1
0 Became Law

POSITION ON ISSUES

The LFDA Survey is the primary source for issue positions on this website. Each election season the Live Free or Die Alliance sends a survey on NH issues to every candidate for state office. We make every effort to reach each candidate by snail-mail, e-mail, and phone. If an issue position is still not answered through our survey, we utilize other resources including voting records, candidate websites, campaign fliers, Project Vote Smart surveys, and more. Any questions or suggestions on issue positions? Contact us.

Crime and Public Safety

Should NH decriminalize small amounts of marijuana?
Was NH right to ban hand-held cell phone use while driving?
Should NH legalize the recreational use of marijuana?
Should NH pass stricter gun control laws?
Should NH increase law enforcement policies and penalties for heroin-related offenses?

Economy, Budget and Taxes

Should NH add an income tax on earned income?
Should NH pass right-to-work legislation?
Should NH add a broad-based sales tax?
Should NH continue to use property taxes instead of a new broad-based tax, such as an income tax?
Should NH authorize one or more casinos?
Should NH require labels on some or all genetically modified foods?
Do employees in NH need more legal protections in the workplace?
Should NH raise the minimum wage?
Should NH do more to limit eminent domain?
Should NH add restrictions on welfare recipients?
State role in economic growth

Education

Should NH provide more funding for charter schools?
Should NH continue to administer statewide standards-based student assessments?
Should NH continue to base statewide assessments on Common Core standards?

Energy and Environment

Should NH continue to participate in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative?
Should NH require labels on some or all genetically modified foods?
Should NH restrict further wind power development?
Should NH allow the Northern Pass to proceed with some (not all) of the lines buried?
Should NH do more to limit eminent domain?

Health Care

Should NH increase funding for heroin treatment programs?
Should NH require labels on some or all genetically modified foods?
What is your opinion on the state providing some funding for Planned Parenthood?
Should parents be allowed to opt their children out of the NH immunization/vaccination registry?
Was NH right to expand Medicaid eligibility, using private insurance wherever possible?
Should NH limit access to abortion?
Should NH continue to allow medicinal marijuana?

Politics and Political Process

Should NH broaden campaign finance disclosure laws?
Should NH limit terms for elected officials?

Recreation and Transportation

Should NH require car insurance for some or all drivers?
Was NH right to ban hand-held cell phone use while driving?
Should NH pursue expanded commuter rail?

Social Issues

Should NH authorize one or more casinos?
Should NH decriminalize small amounts of marijuana?
Should NH do more to enforce federal immigration laws?
Should NH increase funding for heroin treatment programs?
What is your opinion on the state providing some funding for Planned Parenthood?
Should NH legalize the recreational use of marijuana?
Should NH increase law enforcement policies and penalties for heroin-related offenses?
Should NH limit access to abortion?
Should NH continue to allow medicinal marijuana?
Should NH add restrictions on welfare recipients?

VOTING RECORD

2017

Economy, Budget and Taxes

HB 144 (2017) - Changes the annual county budget procedures for Rockingham County to match those used in Hillsborough County. Since the House failed to pass the 2018-2019 budget bill HB 1, the Senate is amended this bill into a new budget bill. - Voted for 2018-2019 budget bill
HB 144 (2017) - Changes the annual county budget procedures for Rockingham County to match those used in Hillsborough County. Since the House failed to pass the 2018-2019 budget bill HB 1, the Senate is amended this bill into a new budget bill. - Voted for 2018-2019 budget bill

Education

SB 191 (2017) - Increases state funding for full-day kindergarten programs, with adjustments based on the number of English language learners and free and reduced lunch students in each district. The House amended the bill to simply provide full funding for full-day kindergarten programs, and half funding for half-day kindergarten programs. The House also added keno legalization to the bill to create the revenue for kindergarten funding. - Voted for full day kindergarten funding with keno

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