District 08

1) Do you support or oppose elected officials relying on their religious beliefs and values to guide their decisions for South Dakota?
R Senate Casey Crabtree
D House John P. Kessinger
Support R House Marli Wiese
Support R House Randy Gross – Our South Dakota state motto says it well – “Under God the people rule”
D House Val Parsley
2) Do you support or oppose efforts to reduce the number of abortions in South Dakota?
R Senate Casey Crabtree
D House John P. Kessinger
Support R House Marli Wiese
Support R House Randy Gross
D House Val Parsley
3) Do you support or oppose the SD State Lottery spending money on advertising the Lottery?
R Senate Casey Crabtree
D House John P. Kessinger
Oppose R House Marli Wiese
Oppose R House Randy Gross – We spend money fighting other addictions. We should not spend money promoting addictive gambling.
D House Val Parsley
4) Do you support or oppose a reduction in post-incarceration restrictions with regard to employment?
R Senate Casey Crabtree
D House John P. Kessinger
Support R House Marli Wiese- Generally support but would have to examine proposal before approving.
R House Randy Gross
D House Val Parsley
5) Do you support or oppose provisions that would allow a medical professional to assist another person in committing suicide?
R Senate Casey Crabtree
D House John P. Kessinger
Oppose R House Marli Wiese
Oppose R House Randy Gross – All life is sacred – from conception until natural death.
D House Val Parsley
6) Do you support or oppose requirements that personal and creative service businesses produce goods or services that may violate their conscience?
R Senate Casey Crabtree
D House John P. Kessinger
Oppose R House Marli Wiese
Oppose R House Randy Gross
D House Val Parsley
7) Do you support or oppose expansion of low-income medical assistance (Medicaid) in South Dakota?
R Senate Casey Crabtree
D House John P. Kessinger
R House Marli Wiese – Amid the current crisis, I would have to see proposal before I could answer
R House Randy Gross
D House Val Parsley
8) Do you support or oppose legislation to increase parent choice in educational-choice options?
R Senate Casey Crabtree
D House John P. Kessinger
Support R House Marli Wiese
Support R House Randy Gross
D House Val Parsley
9) Do you support or oppose limitations on the use of cross-sex hormones and/or genital surgery for minor children who identify as contrary to their biological sex?
R Senate Casey Crabtree
D House John P. Kessinger
Support R House Marli Wiese
Support R House Randy Gross
D House Val Parsley
10) Do you support or oppose protections for speech and expression, if the speech or expression may be considered by some as highly offensive?
R Senate Casey Crabtree
D House John P. Kessinger
Support R House Marli Wiese
Support R House Randy Gross
D House Val Parsley

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