- Select One down
- Abortion and Reproductive
- Agriculture and Food
- Animals and Wildlife
- Arts and Entertainment
- Budget, Spending and Taxes
- Business and Consumers
- Campaign Finance and Elections
- Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
- Death Penalty
- Employment and Affirmative Action
- Executive Branch
- Federal, State and Local Relations
- Foreign Affairs
- Gambling and Gaming
- Government Operations
- Health and Health Care
- Housing and Property
- Indigenous Peoples
- Judicial Branch
- Labor Unions
- Legislative Branch
- Marriage, Family, and Children
- Military Personnel
- National Security
- Senior Citizens
- Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity
- Stem Cell Research
- Technology and Communication
- Unemployed and Low-Income
Recent Public Statements
Jan. 1, 2012 - Taxation, at it's core, is the force of government to take from the productive part of the economy and to distribute revenue among those areas ...
Jan. 1, 2012 - We don't hear as much on civil liberties at the state level as we do at the federal level. It is, nevertheless, important to take ...
Jan. 1, 2012 - My grandfather came from a generation that accomplished great things such as developing our transportation infrastructure, winning the second world war, and beating the great ...
Recent Interest Group Ratings
|2012||National Rifle Association Candidate Positions on Gun Rights||92%|
Issue Positions (Political Courage Test)
Ben Blomgren refused to tell citizens where he stands on any of the issues addressed in the 2012 Political Courage Test, despite repeated requests from Vote Smart, national media, and prominent political leaders.
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