Michael D. Hansen - Independent

OCCUPATION:  Ford Motor Truck Assembly Plant

EDUCATION:  Brigham Young University  BS degree is Design Engineering Technology

MILITARY SERVICE:  Served in the U.S. Marine Corps including service in Desert Shield and Desert Storm.

PERSONAL:  He and his wife, Nancy, have six children

POLITICAL EXPERIENCE:  This is his first try at public office

ISSUES:  Supports a flat tax to replace income tax, estate tax and capital gains taxes

Opposes new federal health care plan

Pro Life: opposes abortion even in cases of rape or incest

Favors abolishing the federal Department of Education

Opposes gay marriage

Supports phasing out the Social Security Program, but continue to meet current

Abolish the IRS