Questionnaire for Judicial Races

Candidate Endorsement Questionnaire for Judicial Races

To: Judicial Candidate: is the most influential voter guide for voters, receiving close to a quarter of a million visitors during the last election.

The questionnaire will help us determine:

  1. Your rating on the site
  2. Who we recommend on radio and TV interviews
  3. What is said at Election Forums held throughout California
  4. Your ranking on our email campaign to voters

The questions below cover your outlook.  We already have your professional biography.

  1. What is your name and what office are you running for?
  2. What well known U.S. or California Supreme Court judge (living or dead) do you most admire?
  3. How could the judicial system be improved?
  4. Do you agree or disagree with the Court of Appeals for the Second Appellate District’s initial ruling several years ago against homeschooling in California? Why or why not?
  5. In New Mexico, the State Supreme Court ruled against Elane Photography, siding in favor of upholding the civil rights of a gay couple over the religious convictions of the business owners. How do you view religious liberty issues/civil rights?
  6. Do you consider yourself a strict constructionist or judicial activist?
  7. What do you believe is the basis for law?
  8. Do you believe the Constitution is a living document?

Thank you for your willingness to do public service and help inform and educate voters.

Please return to: [email protected]

Craig Huey
Judge Voter Guide