Willis Blackshear Jr.
Meet the Candidate
Running For:State Representative
Endorsements:Planned Parenthood Ohio Advocates, Inc., Ohio Federation of Teachers
- −Declined to Respond/Undecided, Position Unknown/Unclear
- †Declined to respond, Position based on citation
|1. Should homeless and domestic violence shelters be required to allow biological men who identify as women to share restrooms, washing quarters, and sleeping quarters with female residents?||-|
|2. Should Ohio ban the technique designed to recover gas and oil from shale rock, known as “fracking”?||-|
|3. Should Ohio enact a “Stand Your Ground” law, eliminating the duty to retreat before using deadly force in self-defense?||-|
|4. Should doctors and other medical professionals be required to provide life-sustaining treatment to children born alive following an unsuccessful abortion?||N||Note: Candidate declined to respond. Position based upon research.
|5. Should all parents be eligible for direct scholarships or subsidies for their children to attend the school of their choice, including non-public schools?||-|
|6. Should the death penalty be abolished?||-|
|7. Should abortion be prohibited from the moment of conception, except to save the life of the mother?||N||Note: Candidate declined to respond. Position based upon research.
|8. Should Ohio expand gambling by legalizing betting on collegiate and professional sports?||-|
|9. Should marijuana be legalized for recreational use?||-|
|10. Should the state withhold funding to “Sanctuary Cities” that do not comply with federal immigration laws?||-|