Barkley, Mike

Meet the Candidate

Running For:
U.S. Representative
Political Affiliation:
(209) 823-4817


Response Legend

  • YYes
  • NNo
  • Declined to Respond/Undecided, Position Unknown/Unclear
  • *Comment
  • Declined to respond, Position based on citation

Question Response Comments/Notes
1. Would you (or did you) support the federal "Equality Act" (H.R. 5) creating a protected class for sexual orientation and gender identity be passed into law? - Note: Campaign website lists under 'platform:' "Adopt the Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2013 (ENDA), S. 815 , and other years; support full federal recognition of gay rights."
View Source
2. Would you (or did you) support the federal “Respect for Marriage Act” (H.R. 8404) which requires states to recognize polygamous marriages? -
3. Should adult citizens be required to pass a background check before buying ammunition? - Note: F rating on NRA scorecard
View Source
4. Would you (or did you) support a federal law (H.R. 8296) removing nearly all restrictions on abortion procedures throughout pregnancy? - Note: Campaign website lists under 'platform:' "Recognize the right of women to terminate pregnancies at will and to receive funding for it as for any other medical procedure, Amend: "A woman's right to terminate her pregnancy shall not be infringed.""
View Source
5. Should the federal government require public district and charter schools to allow biological boys in girls’ bathrooms, locker rooms, and showers, and on female-only sports teams as a condition to receive federal education funding? -
6. Would you support securing the border by blocking crossings from undocumented migrants? -
7. Would you support federal judges who apply the original text of the U.S. Constitution according to the framers’ original intent, rather than interpreting it in light of current times? -
8. Would you support an amendment to the U.S. Constitution requiring Congress to balance the federal budget every year? -
9. Would you (or did you) support a law (H.R. 1) requiring the federal government to take over local and state election processes? - Note: Campaign website lists support for multiple voting rights resolutions and bills
View Source
10. Would you support the filibuster rule that requires 60 votes in the U.S. Senate to pass most legislation? -