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Side-by-Side Survey Responses in the Riding of Thunder Bay Catholic District School Board [2018 Ontario Election]

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incumbent incumbent incumbent
Debbie DeBruyne
Don Cattani
Tony Romeo
Eleanor Ashe
Pro-lifeNot supportableNot supportableNot supportable
Rating by CLC:
1. Are there any circumstances under which you believe a woman should have access to abortion*? (*Note: a surgical or medical intervention designed to prevent the death of the mother but which results in the unintended and undesired death of the pre-born child, is not an abortion) --N/ANoN/A
2. Will you personally uphold and work toward the public promotion of total fidelity to the faith and moral teachings of the Catholic Church? (Current examples include the illicitness of abortion, contraception and homosexual practice) --No (based on public statement at candidates forum)refused to answerNo (based on public statement)
3. Will you actively promote and defend the teaching of Catholic doctrine, the importance of prayer and a regular sacramental life? --No (based on public statement at candidates forum)refused to answerNo (based on public statement)
4. Will you work against any attempt to expand the sex-ed program in the Catholic Schools which is contrary to Church teaching, such as the one which included oral sex, masturbation and homosexuality, recently offered by the Ministry? --refused to answerrefused to answerNo (based on public statement)
5. Will you work to ensure that Catholic schools do not invite guest speakers who have publicly expressed positions that contradict the morality and teaching of the Church, no matter how great their achievements in politics, business, sports, science or the arts? --survey not yet sentsurvey not yet sentsurvey not yet sent
6. Will you work to ensure that educational materials that enter the premises of Catholic schools (e.g., library resources, curriculum texts, awareness campaigns, flyers) and all approved school activities are consistent with and do not undermine the morality and teachings of the Church? --survey not yet sentsurvey not yet sentsurvey not yet sent
7. Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) is an infection that is transmitted through sex. Will you therefore oppose HPV vaccination in schools because it sends the message to students, teachers and parents that obedience to Church teaching on abstinence before marriage is neither expected nor necessary? --survey not yet sentsurvey not yet sentsurvey not yet sent
8. Will you work to ensure that your Catholic school board enacts a policy requiring all agents and employees of the board to uphold the rights of custodial parents to direct and control the education of, and any medical treatment provided to, their dependent children attending its schools? --Did not respondno responseN/A
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incumbent incumbent incumbent
Bob Hupka
Kathy O'Brien
Robert DeGagne
Not supportablePro-abortionNot supportable
Rating by CLC:
1. Are there any circumstances under which you believe a woman should have access to abortion*? (*Note: a surgical or medical intervention designed to prevent the death of the mother but which results in the unintended and undesired death of the pre-born child, is not an abortion) N/AYesN/A
2. Will you personally uphold and work toward the public promotion of total fidelity to the faith and moral teachings of the Catholic Church? (Current examples include the illicitness of abortion, contraception and homosexual practice) No (based on public statement at candidates forum)No (based on public statement at candidates forum)No (based on public statement at candidates forum)
3. Will you actively promote and defend the teaching of Catholic doctrine, the importance of prayer and a regular sacramental life? No (based on public statement at candidates forum)No (based on public statement at candidates forum)No (based on public statement at candidates forum)
4. Will you work against any attempt to expand the sex-ed program in the Catholic Schools which is contrary to Church teaching, such as the one which included oral sex, masturbation and homosexuality, recently offered by the Ministry? refused to answerrefused to answerYes
5. Will you work to ensure that Catholic schools do not invite guest speakers who have publicly expressed positions that contradict the morality and teaching of the Church, no matter how great their achievements in politics, business, sports, science or the arts? survey not yet sentsurvey not yet sentsurvey not yet sent
6. Will you work to ensure that educational materials that enter the premises of Catholic schools (e.g., library resources, curriculum texts, awareness campaigns, flyers) and all approved school activities are consistent with and do not undermine the morality and teachings of the Church? survey not yet sentsurvey not yet sentsurvey not yet sent
7. Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) is an infection that is transmitted through sex. Will you therefore oppose HPV vaccination in schools because it sends the message to students, teachers and parents that obedience to Church teaching on abstinence before marriage is neither expected nor necessary? survey not yet sentsurvey not yet sentsurvey not yet sent
8. Will you work to ensure that your Catholic school board enacts a policy requiring all agents and employees of the board to uphold the rights of custodial parents to direct and control the education of, and any medical treatment provided to, their dependent children attending its schools? Yesrefused to answerrefused to answer
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