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Andy Vidak on Abortion
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Andy Vidak on Budget & Economy
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Andy Vidak on Civil Rights
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Andy Vidak on Corporations
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Andy Vidak on Crime
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  • I'm tough on crime--period. (Nov 2010)
Andy Vidak on Drugs
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Andy Vidak on Education
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  • Greater local control; reduce Department of Education. (Nov 2010)
Andy Vidak on Energy & Oil
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  • Promote clean coal; warming cycle source still unknown. (Nov 2010)
Andy Vidak on Environment
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Andy Vidak on Families & Children
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Andy Vidak on Foreign Policy
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Andy Vidak on Free Trade
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Andy Vidak on Government Reform
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Andy Vidak on Gun Control
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  • Preserve the right to purchase, possess and use firearms. (Nov 2010)
Andy Vidak on Health Care
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  • Defund ObamaCare; use fiscal responsibility instead. (Nov 2010)
Andy Vidak on Homeland Security
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Andy Vidak on Immigration
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  • No to amnesty; yes to guest worker program. (Nov 2010)
Andy Vidak on Jobs
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Andy Vidak on Principles & Values
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Andy Vidak on Social Security
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Andy Vidak on Tax Reform
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  • We cannot tax and regulate our way to financial stability. (Nov 2010)
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Andy Vidak on War & Peace
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Andy Vidak on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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Abortion is a woman's right
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 2:
Require hiring more women & minorities
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 3:
Same-sex domestic partnership benefits
(0 points on Social scale)
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No opinion on topic 4:
Teacher-led prayer in public schools
(0 points on Social scale)
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No opinion on topic 8:
Death Penalty
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 9:
Mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws
(-5 points on Social scale)
I'm tough on crime--period: Strongly Favors topic 9
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Preserve the right to purchase, possess and use firearms: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Defund ObamaCare; use fiscal responsibility instead: Strongly Opposes topic 5
No opinion on topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Favors topic 7:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Greater local control; reduce Department of Education: Favors topic 7
Strongly Opposes topic 18:
Replace coal & oil with alternatives
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Promote clean coal; warming cycle source still unknown: Strongly Opposes topic 18
No opinion on topic 19:
Drug use is immoral: enforce laws against it
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 20:
Allow churches to provide welfare services
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Make taxes more progressive
(+5 points on Economic scale)
We cannot tax and regulate our way to financial stability: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Opposes topic 12:
Illegal immigrants earn citizenship
(-3 points on Social scale)
No to amnesty; yes to guest worker program: Opposes topic 12
No opinion on topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 15:
Expand the armed forces
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No opinion on topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
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No opinion on topic 14:
The Patriot Act harms civil liberties
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US out of Iraq & Afghanistan
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