Regional Race Candidate Questionnaire Candidates running for county wide, state legislature, state wide, and federal races are required to complete the following questionnaire. The Lincoln Club of Orange County endorses in an election only in rare cases. When the club does endorse, it embraces candidates who publicly and courageously stand up for lowering taxes, reducing the power of government, securing property rights, and fighting special interests. We ask for, and will rely on, your candid answers to the questions below. Your nameOffice soughtProfession or businessWhat other public offices have you held? Who are your campaign strategist, treasurer, and the members of your finance committee? How much have you raised for this race to date, how much do you expect to spend, and do you have any residual debt from previous campaigns? How much debt has your campaign incurred to date?Is any polling information available? If yes, please attach it to this report below.Tell us about the times that you have taken a noteworthy public stand for principles compatible with the Lincoln Club of Orange County’s (see the first paragraph above) when it would have been easier or more convenient not to take that stand. Identify, specifically, the top three issues that you will run on and why. Have you ever voted for (or against) any tax or fee increase? For Against Have you ever voted for (or against) any capital appreciation bond or other high-risk financing of any kind? For Against Have you ever voted for (or against) any increase in public employee union pensions or benefits? For Against Have you ever voted for (or against) a Civic Openness in Negotiation or other transparency ordinance? For Against Have you ever voted for (or against) outsourcing government works or services? For Against Have you ever voted for (or against) charter schools? For Against Have you ever voted for (or against) school choice? For Against Have you ever voted for (or against) a project labor agreement? For Against 4. Have you ever taken a contribution from a public employee union?Have you ever been registered as something other than Republican?Have you ever been (a) an employee of a public employee union (as opposed to being a member of any such union), (b) an employee of a campaign or PAC funded by a public employee union, or (c) a paid consultant to any of them? In any of your past campaigns (but not this current campaign), has a public employee union-funded PAC supported you with an independent expenditure?The Lincoln Club expects you to be absolutely candid about any negative issues that would embarrass the Club if it were to endorse you. Describe any such issue. What else should we know about you or your campaign?