U.S. Congressman Glenn (G.T.) Thompson (R)

vs.

Kerith Strano-Taylor (D)

The Christian Coalition of Clinton County held their annual debate night Monday night at the Big Woods Bible Church in Castanea. Four local candidates showed up to answer questions from those in attendance as well as the debate moderator. Candidates Glenn (G.T.) Thompson (R) and Kerith Strano-Taylor (D) who are running for U.S. Representative for Pennsylvania’s 5th congressional district offered their views and opinions on several topics including the Syrian Refugees, Social Security, Planned Parenthood funding and more. Also in attendance were Michael K. Hanna Sr. (D) and Stephanie Borowicz (R), both running for State Representative for the 76th District.

Glenn G.T. Thompson and Kerith Strano-Taylor give their opening remarks.


Glenn G.T. Thompson and Kerith Strano-Taylor discuss whether the Affordable Care Act should be repealed.


Glenn G.T. Thompson and Kerith Strano-Taylor discuss how prepared the federal government is against cyber attacks and what can be done.


Glenn G.T. Thompson and Kerith Strano-Taylor discuss whether there should be a moratorium on Syrian refugees entering the U.S.


Glenn G.T. Thompson and Kerith Strano-Taylor discuss what steps they would take to deal with social security and medicare.


Glenn G.T. Thompson and Kerith Strano-Taylor discuss if a tax rate can be so high that it is unacceptable.


Glenn G.T. Thompson and Kerith Strano-Taylor discuss whether planned parenthood should receive federal funds.


Glenn G.T. Thompson and Kerith Strano-Taylor discuss whether the federal government should prohibit abortions after an unborn child can feel pain.


Glenn G.T. Thompson and Kerith Strano-Taylor discuss whether women should be required to register for the military draft.


Glenn G.T. Thompson and Kerith Strano-Taylor discuss whether faith based organizations should be allowed to make employment decisions based on sexual orientation.


Glenn G.T. Thompson and Kerith Strano-Taylor give their closing remarks.