Randy S. Rockwell

Randy S. Rockwell

Randy S. Rockwell

Non-Party candidate for Maine House District 145 from Merrill

Running against Glenn M. Hines and Chris A. Johansen. View your ballot →

Is Maine too generous in providing social services to its residents? Which government benefits should be increased or decreased?

Can not answer would need a break down on benefits

Do you support expanding or raising the sales tax to lower the state income tax? Why or why not?

yes. help lighten income tax burden

Do you support marijuana legalization in Maine, as outlined in Question 1?

No

Please explain your answer. (Not required)

No response.

Do you support raising taxes on Mainers with incomes above $200,000 to increase state aid to education, as outlined in Question 2?

No

Please explain your answer. (Not required)

No response.

Do you support universal background checks for firearm sales, as outlined in Question 3?

No

Please explain your answer. (Not required)

No response.

Should Maine raise its minimum wage, as outlined in Question 4?

Yes

Please explain your answer. (Not required.)

No response.

Do you support the initiative to use ranked-choice voting to elect state and federal officials in Maine, as outlined in Question 5?

Yes

Please explain your answer. (Not required)

No response.

Should Maine prioritize law enforcement efforts to intercept drug traffickers over expanding access to substance abuse treatment, such those that incorporates medications like methadone and Suboxone?

yes

Should Maines constitutional officers -- the secretary of state, the attorney general, auditor and the treasurer -- continue to be elected by the Legislature or by statewide popular vote?

Legislature

Is the size of Maines Legislature appropriate? Should the pay for legislative service be increased?

no need more in Northern Maine

Would you support sanctioning another elected official if he or she made public comments or statements that were considered racist, offensive or prejudicial?

yes

Would you support a so-called right to work law in Maine?

yes

Would you support legislation or a ballot question to allow more casinos in Maine?

no

What is the biggest barrier to economic development in Maine and what can the Legislature do to address it?

Finding Companies Maine would be suited for. Northern and Southern Maine legislatures working to benefit the entire State.

Census data show Maines population is aging and decreasing, with some economists suggesting that immigration is the best way to reverse those trends. What should the state do to address this demographic trend?

Increase Jobs to keep College grads in Maine

What is the most pressing issue in Maine these questions have not addressed?

welfare abuse, Elderly abuse