Candidate Survey: Johnny Ray Salling for Senate, District 6
Johnny Ray Salling
Office Sought and District
Senate District 6
3 yrs. Military. 2 yrs CTU
4 yrs. In the Senate
Why are you running for office?
To continue working for the people and making a difference in our Country.
Who do you consider your political role model, and why?
The Lord Jesus. He is the way the truth and the life! There is no other way to go!
What is your favorite book about politics and policy, and why?
What will be your top priority in the General Assembly?
Education,health and taxes!
What is the biggest issue facing your district?
Section 8 and unemployment.
What are the three biggest issues facing Maryland?
Taxes, good jobs,and gerrymandering.
What is your position on life issues? (abortion, assisted suicide)
I believe in life! Abortion is murder. And God gives life not man.
What is your position on taxes and spending?
A balanced budget with no taxes.
What is your position on gun rights?
You should have the freedom and liberty to have the right to carry and conceal. A law-abiding citizen a businessman should have the right to carry long as you’re a lawAbiding Citizen.
What is your position on education?
Give our kids the best and opportunities in education so they can learn trades and have opportunity to go to college.
What is your position on the legalization of marijuana?
I don’t have a problem for medical marijuana.
What is your position on the current three-tiered system for the sale and distribution of alcohol?
It has worked in our state and we need to continue it.
Legislators can receive $101 per day for lodging and $47 per day for meals during the 90-day General Assembly session. If elected, do you plan to accept these benefits? Why or why not?
If you live far away from Annapolis you should be compensated. You are there to work for the people so you should be help in some way financially.
There is a culture of depravity and sexual harassment prevalent in the Maryland General Assembly. As a legislator, how will you work to end this culture of depravity and to ensure that those who commit these acts are removed from the General Assembly?
Remove them from office.