Compare the Candidates
Biographical Profiles and Positions on the Issues

November 6, 2012 Texas General Election

Candidates for State Representative District 121, Texas

Joe Straus - R
Arthur M. Thomas, IV - L
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Joe Straus
Arthur M. Thomas, IV
General (political statement of goals, objectives, views, philosophies)
Personal (gender, age, marital status, spouse's name and age, children's name and ages, home town, current residence)
Profession (professional and work experience outside politics)
Civic (past and present organizations, charities involvement)
Political (dates and titles of previously held political offices)
Religion (current and past religious affiliations, beliefs)
Accomplishments (significant accomplishments, awards, achievements)
Education (times and places of schools, colleges, major, degrees, activities, sports)
Military (branch, years of service, active duty experience, highest rank, medals, honors, type and date of discharge)
Reasons & Objectives
Why I Am Running for Public Office
Goals If Elected
Achievements If Elected
Areas to Concentrate On
Homeland Security
Texas Security from Terror Attack, a General Statement
Texas National Guard in the Department of Homeland Security vs. Defense
Texas Airport Security
Texas Border Security
Texas Economy, a General Statement
Stimulating Texas's Economy
Protective Tariffs for Texas Goods
Texas Business Tax Incentives
Corporal Punishment in Texas Schools
Federal Funding of Texas Private Schools
Texas Standardized Testing
Private School Vouchers
Religion in Public Schools
Under God in the Pledge of Allegiance"
Marijuana, a General Statement
Texas Courts, a General Statement
Texas Death Penalty
Texas Guns, a General Statement
Texas Gun Control Legislation
Citizens Bearing Arms
Texas Gun Permits
Texas Gay Marriage
Texas State Constitutional Anti-Gay Marriage Amendment
Texas Legislation for Hate Crimes
Cloning, a General Statement
Desecration of Flag Constitutional Amendment
Display and Burning of Flag
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