Questionnaires for candidates are a staple of electoral politics. Many interest groups use them in evaluating whether to make endorsements or spend money supporting their campaigns. Here is a sampling of questionnaires given to candidates running for California governor this year.

https://calmatters.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/Labor_Fed_Questionnaire.pdf
https://calmatters.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/CCSAA_Questionnaire.pdf
https://calmatters.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/UFCW_Questionnaire.pdf
https://calmatters.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/Sierra_Club_questionnaire.pdf
https://calmatters.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/Police-Chiefs-Questionnaire.pdf
https://calmatters.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/HJTA_Endorsement_Questionnaire.pdf
https://calmatters.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/Ca_Gun_Owner_Questionnaire_2018.pdf
https://calmatters.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/CANOW_Questionnaire_2018.pdf
https://calmatters.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/NUHW_Questionnaire_Newsom.pdf

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Laurel covers California politics for CalMatters, with a focus on power and personalities in the state Capitol. In 2020, she was included in the Washington Post’s list of outstanding state politics reporters....