Opening Statements

Candidates had 2 minutes for opening statements.

Chris Herrod

John Curtis

Tanner Ainge

Immigration

How would you change immigration laws and why?

Chris Herrod

John Curtis

Tanner Ainge

Republican

What does it mean to you to be a Republican?

Chris Herrod

John Curtis

Tanner Ainge

HOUSE DIVIDED

With the extreme partisan divide in Congress are you willing to find principled compromises that will bring opposing factions together? Please cite an example from your past that demonstrates this ability.

Chris Herrod

John Curtis

Tanner Ainge

OPPONENT QUESTIONS

We asked each candidate to submit a question he would like to ask his opponents.

Chris Herrod

From John Curtis: “I’m not into gotcha questions. What’s your favorite family activity in the 3rd District?”

John Curtis

From Chris Herrod: "Do you still believe there should be a path to citizenship- or amnesty -for people who have entered this country illegally, and how does that show compassion to those who have been waiting in line?"

Tanner Ainge

From Chris Herrod: "You voted in California in the Presidential election in 2016 and only became a registered voter here in Utah after declaring your campaign for Congress; how do you expect to understand local economic, educational, social and political needs when you have only lived in Utah for the past few months?"

Chris Herrod

From Tanner Ainge: “You previously ran against John Curtis. What did you learn about John and his policies?"

John Curtis

From Tanner Ainge: "You previously ran against Chris Herrod. What did you learn about Chris and his policies?"

Tanner Ainge

From John Curtis: “I’m not into gotcha questions. What’s your favorite family activity in the 3rd District?”

Group Voting

Regarding the Freedom Caucus or any other caucus, what do you think of committing to vote along with the majority decision of a caucus?

Chris Herrod

John Curtis

Tanner Ainge

New Perspective

What is a policy position you held in the past that you now think was wrong?

Chris Herrod

John Curtis

Tanner Ainge

Platform

What is your favorite plank and least favorite plank of the Utah Republican Party platform?

Chris Herrod

John Curtis

Tanner Ainge

PRESIDENT TRUMP

What will you do, legislatively, to help Donald Trump's agenda to make America great again?

Chris Herrod

John Curtis

Tanner Ainge

Closing Statement

Candidates had 1 minute for closing statements.

Chris Herrod

John Curtis

Tanner Ainge