Scott Keller

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Scott Keller
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Indiana House of Representatives District 100
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Scott Keller was a 2012 Republican candidate for District 100 of the Indiana House of Representatives.

Issues

On The Issues Vote Match

Scott Keller's Vote Match results from On The Issues.
See also: On The Issues Vote Match

On The Issues conducts a VoteMatch analysis of elected officials based on 20 issue areas. Rather than relying on incumbents to complete the quiz themselves, the VoteMatch analysis is conducted using voting records, statements to the media, debate transcripts or citations from books authored by or about the candidate. Based on the results of the quiz, Keller is a Centrist. Keller received a score of 58 percent on social issues and 56 percent on economic issues.[1]

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The table below contains the results of analysis compiled by staff at On The Issues.

On The Issues Vote Quiz[2]
Economic Issues Social Issues
Issue Stance Issue Stance
Legally require hiring women & minorities Strongly Opposes Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right Opposes
Expand ObamaCare Favors Comfortable with same-sex marriage Favors
Vouchers for school choice Opposes Keep God in the public sphere Opposes
Absolute right to gun ownership Strongly Favors Human needs over animal rights Strongly Opposes
Higher taxes on the wealthy Strongly Opposes Stricter punishment reduces crime Strongly Opposes
Support & expand free trade Strongly Favors Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens Favors
Stricter limits on political campaign funds Strongly Favors Maintain US sovereignty from UN Unknown
Prioritize green energy Strongly Favors Expand the military Favors
Stimulus better than market-led recovery Unknown Stay out of Iran Strongly Favors
Privatize Social Security Opposes Never legalize marijuana Strongly Opposes
Note: Information last updated: April 19, 2015.[1] If you notice the rating has changed, email us.

Elections

2012

See also: Indiana House of Representatives elections, 2012

Keller ran in the 2012 election for Indiana House of Representatives District 100. Keller ran unopposed in the May 8 Republican primary and was defeated by Dan Forestal (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

Indiana House of Representatives, District 100, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngDan Forestal 58.1% 11,051
     Republican Scott Keller 37.2% 7,073
     Libertarian James Nease 4.6% 882
Total Votes 19,006

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 On The Issues, "Scott Keller Vote Match," accessed April 19, 2015
  2. The questions in the quiz are broken down into two sections -- social and economic. In social questions, liberals and libertarians agree in choosing the less-government answers, while conservatives and populists agree in choosing the more restrictive answers. For the economic questions, conservatives and libertarians agree in choosing the less-government answers, while liberals and populists agree in choosing the more restrictive answers.
  3. Indiana Secretary of State, "List of May 8, 2012, primary candidates," accessed March 6, 2014
  4. Indiana Secretary of State, “Election Results – Indiana General Election, November 6, 2012,” accessed January 24, 2013