Nebraska Family Alliance

2018 Voter Guide

Congress District 2 Democratic Primary

Brad Ashford

Brad Ashford (Democrat)

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Brad Ashford:

Candidate's Website: http://bradashfordforcongress.com/

Brad Ashford:

Oppose

Citation: Rated 100% by the Planned Parenthood Voters of Nebraska in 2012, 2013, and 2014, and in 2015 was given a 100% lifetime score by the Planned Parenthood Action Fund.

Brad Ashford:

Support

"Ashford would bump the wage up in increments over time, hitting that $15 level by 2026."

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Mr. Ashford has said he would support measures to strengthen background check requirements.

Brad Ashford:

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Voted No in Congress on the Defund Planned Parenthood Act of 2015 - HR 3134.

Brad Ashford:

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Following the Supreme Court's ruling, Asford issued the following statement: "I applaud the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark ruling which makes clear that discrimination against anyone based on their sexual orientation has no place in America. Same-sex marriage bans impose countless burdens and indignities on gay and lesbian couples and their children and serve no legitimate governmental objective."

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Mr. Ashford made the following statement on twitter on December 14, 2017: "Repeal of Net Neutrality rule strikes a blow against the entrepreneurial spirit of America and is unduly harsh to millennials who are the innovators and creators."

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Introduced a balanced-budget amendment to the U.S. Constitution in 2016 that would require the federal government to balance the budget.

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