Quincy, Illinois , United States
|| 00, 1971
Jul 30, 2007 11:12pm
Caucasian - Moderate-to-Liberal - Anti-Gay Marriage - Health Care Reform - Jobs/Industrial Growth - Pro Animal Rights - Pro Environment - Pro-Labor - Pro-Life - Married - U.S. Army -
|Info||Rob Mellon is a teacher of History and Spanish at West Pike High School in Qunicy, Illinois. He had served in the U.S. Army from 1994-2003. In 2006 he announced that he would run for U.S. House in Illinois 17 to succeed retiring congressman Lane Evans. Mellon is married and has three children. |
Occupation: Teaches Spanish and history at West Pike High School, is an associate professor at John Wood Community College.
Abortion: Pro-life with the exceptions for the life of the mother.
Gun Rights: Each legislation has to be considered on its own merits. Think needs more restrictions on gun shows.
Health Care: For universal health care, but has to be public-private venture.
Social Security: I don't think there's any problem with private accounts, but wants to make sure the system is fully protected.