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Candidate Name: Saba Ahmed
Office Candidate is running for: U.S. Representative
Campaign Website:
Please answer "yes" or "no" to the following questions. The optional explanations will be included in your Individual Candidate Guide.
1 Do you support drilling for oil and natural gas on public lands and waters? Yes
2 Do you subscribe to the theory that human activity has a significant impact on climate? Yes
3 Do you support a public audit of the Federal Reserve System? Yes
4 Do you support banning earmarks? No
5 Do you support a balanced budget amendment to the Federal Constitution? Yes
6 Do you support a flat tax on income to replace the current income tax? Yes
7 Do you support increasing taxes for higher income families? No
8 Does the Federal government have constitutional authority to regulate schools? Yes
9 Do you support restrictions on the ownership of guns by law-abiding citizens? No
10 Do you support the direct election of the president by popular vote? Yes
11 Should the Federal government return to the States land it owns for the purposes not authorized by the Constitution? Yes
12 Do you support free trade agreements with foreign nations? Yes
13 Do you support requiring all employers to verify employee eligibility to work in the United States? Yes
14 Do you support spending public funds to benefit illegal immigrants? Yes
  We should help them become legal. Thanks!
15 Do you support the Federal "Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act"? Yes
16 Do you support preserving Israel's existing borders including occupied territories? No
17 Do you support using military forces against foreign nations for non-defensive purposes? No
18 Do you support laws that exempt government officials and employees from laws that apply to private citizens. No
19 Do you support spending public funds on abortion services? No
20 Do you support replacing Social Security with private retirement plans for future beneficiaries? No
The following questions will not appear in the Candidate Comparison Guide, but will be included in your Individual Candidate Guide.
21 Do you support or oppose sustainable development as defined in U.N. Agenda 21? Why?  
  I support sustainable development.
22 If elected, what will your top three legislative priorities be?  
  1. Bring home all troops ending useless wars in Afganistan, Iraq, Pakistan and Libya. 2. Create jobs in rural Oregon by reviving Agriculture Industry. 3. Create task force to study best practices in public Education & Healthcare around the world and help implement them in Oregon.