Vote button trans.png
April's Project of the Month
It's spring time. It's primary election season!
Click here to find all the information you'll need to cast your ballot.




Miguel Olivas

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Miguel Olivas
Placeholder image2.png
Do you have a photo that could go here? Submit it for this profile by emailing us!
Candidate for
U.S. House, Arizona, District 1
PartyDemocratic
Websites
Campaign website
Miguel Olivas was a 2012 Democratic candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 1st Congressional District of Arizona.

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

Olivas' website highlighted the following campaign themes:[1]

  • Economy
Excerpt: "Miguel is dedicated to his vision of strengthening our national economy by reclaiming America’s historical prominence in manufacturing and innovation."
  • Quality Education
Excerpt: "The Constitution is clear that Education is the sole responsibility of the individual states. This is why Miguel agrees with the states that have made formal requests to the federal government to relieve their local school districts from some parts of the No Child Left Behind Act."
  • Securing our Border
Excerpt: "The issue of securing our nation’s borders is not only an issue to stop the flow of illegal immigration, stop the influence of the drug cartels, and to halt the negative impact on the environment."
  • Small Businesses
Excerpt: "Miguel is a consultant that has assisted many small businesses to overcome burdensome government regulations that strangle small business. He believes the government can do more by subtraction."
  • Second Amendment
Excerpt: "Miguel is committed to defending “THE RIGHT OF THE PEOPLE TO KEEP AND BEAR ARMS.” "
  • Veterans
Excerpt: "Miguel believes the United States government has a moral obligation to provide the necessary resources to ensure the right decisions regarding compensation benefits to veterans are guaranteed."
  • Seniors
Excerpt: "America’s seniors worked hard to leave a strong and vibrant national legacy. It is now our obligation to say, thank you."

Elections

2012

See also: Arizona's 1st Congressional District elections, 2012

Olivas was running in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing Arizona's 1st District. He withdrew before the primary.

External links

Light Bulb Icon.svg.png
Suggest a link

References