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Gloria Negrete McLeod

Gloria Negrete McLeod's Issue Positions (Political Courage Test)

Full Name: Gloria Negrete McLeod
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 35, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Gilbert; 10 Children
Birth Date: 09/06/1941
Birth Place: Los Angeles, CA
Home City: Chino, CA
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Gloria Negrete McLeod refused to tell citizens where she 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.

What is the Political Courage Test?

Issue Positions

In response to the increasing unwillingness of candidates to answer issue questions, Project Vote Smart has researched Presidential and Congressional candidates' public records to determine candidates' likely responses on certain key issues. These issue positions, from the year 2012, are provided below as a courtesy to voters.

Unknown Position Unknown Answer Abortion: Do you generally support pro-choice or pro-life legislation? View Citations

Vote Smart's Research

  • National Women's Political Caucus. Project Vote Smart: Interest Group Endorsements. 04/18/2012. National Women's Political Caucus endorsed Gloria Negrete McLeod in the 2012 general election. (votesmart.org)
Unknown Position Unknown Answer Afghanistan: Do you support United States' combat operations in Afghanistan? View Citations

Vote Smart's Research

  • Despite exhaustive research, Project Vote Smart was unable to find information about this candidate's position.
Unknown Position Unknown Answer Budget: In order to balance the budget, do you support reducing defense spending? View Citations

Vote Smart's Research

  • Despite exhaustive research, Project Vote Smart was unable to find information about this candidate's position.
Unknown Position Unknown Answer Budget: In order to balance the budget, do you support an income tax increase on any tax bracket? View Citations

Vote Smart's Research

  • Despite exhaustive research, Project Vote Smart was unable to find information about this candidate's position.
Unknown Position Unknown Answer Economy: Do you support federal spending as a means of promoting economic growth? View Citations

Vote Smart's Research

  • Gloria Negrete McLeod. Priorities. 24 August 2012. "In the House of Representatives, I will focus on job creation and ensuring our limited resources are invested in programs that improve the lives of Californians." (negretemcleod.com)
Unknown Position Unknown Answer Economy: Do you support providing tax incentives to businesses for the purpose of job creation? View Citations

Vote Smart's Research

  • Despite exhaustive research, Project Vote Smart was unable to find information about this candidate's position.
Unknown Position Unknown Answer Education: Do you support requiring states to implement education reforms in order to be eligible for competitive federal grants? View Citations

Vote Smart's Research

  • Gloria Negrete McLeod. Priorities. 27 August 2012. "I've also created opportunities for quality local jobs, improved our current transportation system to reduce traffic congestion, restored local authority to schools, protected services seniors and veterans rely on, and ensured our area receives its fair share for ground water cleanup, transportation, and public safety." (negretemcleod.com)
  • Gloria Negrete McLeod. Daily Bulletin: McLeod talks term limits, education. 24 November 2011."'The fact that we may have to cut education again is a big factor. [¦] They don't understand that money comes from someplace and the someplace is the general fund and if you don't have general fund money, you cannot provide the services that people think they should deserve. The very fact that the economy imploded, more and more people need services.'" (www.dailybulletin.com)
Yes Inferred Answer Energy: Do you support reducing restrictions on offshore energy production? View Citations

Vote Smart's Research

  • Gloria Negrete McLeod. ABX4 23. Fourth Extraordinary Session. Assembly Bill Number 23. Globria Negrete McLeod voted Yea on 24 June 2009. Vote to pass a bill that enables an Interim Resources Management Board to accept applications for offshore oil and gas drilling leases. (votesmart.org)
Unknown Position Unknown Answer Environment: Do you support the federal regulation of greenhouse gas emissions? View Citations

Vote Smart's Research

  • Gloria Negrete McLeod. AB 32. California Legislature 2006 Session. Greenhouse Gases Emission Limits. Gloria Negrete McLeod voted Yea on 31 August 2006. Project Vote Smart summary:
Unknown Position Unknown Answer Guns: Do you support restrictions on the purchase and possession of guns? View Citations

Vote Smart's Research

  • Despite exhaustive research, Project Vote Smart was unable to find information about this candidate's position.
Unknown Position Unknown Answer Health Care: Do you support repealing the 2010 Affordable Care Act? View Citations

Vote Smart's Research

  • Despite exhaustive research, Project Vote Smart was unable to find information about this candidate's position.
Unknown Position Unknown Answer Immigration: Do you support requiring illegal immigrants to return to their country of origin before they are eligible for citizenship? View Citations

Vote Smart's Research

  • Despite exhaustive research, Project Vote Smart was unable to find information about this candidate's position.
Yes Inferred Answer Marriage: Do you support same-sex marriage? View Citations

Vote Smart's Research

  • Gloria Negrete McLeod. SB 54. California Legislature 2009 Session. Recognizing Out-of-State Same-Sex Marriages. Gloria Negrete McLeod voted Yea on 9 September 2009. (votesmart.org)
  • Gloria Negrete McLeod. Twitter: @NegreteMcLeod. 7 February 2012. "#Prop8¬ is declared unconstitutional!#Prop8¬ is declared unconstitutional!" (twitter.com)
  • Jordan Rau. Los Angeles Times: Politics May Rule Who Says 'I Do'. 5 September 2005. "'I believe in the Constitution; it's justice for all. I believe everybody has rights,' Negrete McLeod said Friday. Asked how she will vote, she said, 'I don't know. We'll see what happens on Tuesday.'" (articles.latimes.com)
Unknown Position Unknown Answer National Security: Do you support targeting suspected terrorists outside of official theaters of conflict? View Citations

Vote Smart's Research

  • Despite exhaustive research, Project Vote Smart was unable to find information about this candidate's position.
Unknown Position Unknown Answer Social Security: Do you support allowing individuals to divert a portion of their Social Security taxes into personal retirement accounts? View Citations

Vote Smart's Research

  • Despite exhaustive research, Project Vote Smart was unable to find information about this candidate's position.

Key

Candidate Answer

Official Position: Candidate had the Political Courage to address this issue directly.

Inferred Answer

Inferred Position: Candidate refused to address this issue directly, but Project Vote Smart inferred this issue position based on the candidate's public statements, voting record, and evaluations from special interest groups.

Unknown Answer

Unknown Position: Candidate refused to address this issue.

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