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John Engler on Abortion
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John Engler on Budget & Economy
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  • Michigan lagged in 1990s; now restored & renewed. (Jan 2001)
  • Let state meat inspection suffice for interstate shipments. (Jul 2000)
  • Foster dairy production that is market driven. (Feb 1998)
John Engler on Civil Rights
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John Engler on Corporations
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John Engler on Crime
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John Engler on Drugs
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John Engler on Education
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  • Expand public school choice; lift cap on charters. (Jan 2001)
John Engler on Energy & Oil
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John Engler on Environment
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  • More investment of Natural Resources Trust Fund. (Jan 2001)
  • Replace MTBE in gasoline with cleaner ethanol. (May 2000)
  • More EPA flexibility on interstate ozone. (May 1998)
John Engler on Families & Children
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John Engler on Foreign Policy
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John Engler on Free Trade
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  • Ease Canadian border-crossing rules. (May 1998)
  • Grant fast-track authority to the President. (Nov 1999)
John Engler on Government Reform
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John Engler on Gun Control
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John Engler on Health Care
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  • No assisted suicide; but End of Life Care & more pain relief. (Jan 2001)
  • Maintain Medicare funding of HMO benefits. (Oct 1999)
  • Protect state tobacco settlement funds from federal seizure. (Apr 1999)
John Engler on Homeland Security
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John Engler on Immigration
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  • Ease Canadian border-crossing rules. (Oct 1999)
John Engler on Jobs
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  • State instead of federal rules for animal operations. (Nov 1999)
  • Immediate federal assistance for farm crisis. (Sep 1999)
John Engler on Local Issues
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John Engler on Principles & Values
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  • The “Next Michigan”: attitude for the future. (Jan 2001)
  • Religious affiliation: Catholic. (Nov 2000)
  • Member of Midwestern Governors' Association. (Sep 2001)
  • Member of Republican Governors Association. (Aug 2001)
  • Member of the Republican Leadership Council. (Jan 2001)
John Engler on Social Security
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John Engler on Tax Reform
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  • Exempt new high-tech sectors from state business tax. (Jan 2001)
  • Has cut and will continue to cut personal & business tax. (Jan 2001)
  • Strengthen Taxpayer Bill of Rights. (Jan 2001)
  • Let states independently determine estate taxes. (May 2001)
John Engler on Technology
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  • Establish “Cybercourt” to resolve disputes on-line & quickly. (Jan 2001)
  • Level playing field for Main Street vs. Internet sales tax. (Aug 2001)
John Engler on War & Peace
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John Engler on Welfare & Poverty
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  • Support LIHEAP, low-income heating assistance. (May 2000)


VoteMatch Responses
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No opinion on topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's right
(0 points on Social scale)
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No opinion on topic 2:
Require hiring more women & minorities
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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
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No opinion on topic 8:
Death Penalty
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No opinion on topic 9:
Mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws
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No opinion on topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
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Favors topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(-3 points on Economic scale)
No assisted suicide; but End of Life Care & more pain relief: Favors topic 5
Maintain Medicare funding of HMO benefits: Favors topic 5
Protect state tobacco settlement funds from federal seizure: Neutral on topic 5
No opinion on topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Opposes topic 7:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Expand public school choice; lift cap on charters: Opposes topic 7
Favors topic 18:
Replace coal & oil with alternatives
(-3 points on Economic scale)
More investment of Natural Resources Trust Fund: Favors topic 18
Replace MTBE in gasoline with cleaner ethanol: Neutral on 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)
Favors topic 20:
Allow churches to provide welfare services
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Support LIHEAP, low-income heating assistance: Favors topic 20
Opposes topic 11:
Make taxes more progressive
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Exempt new high-tech sectors from state business tax: Opposes topic 11
Has cut and will continue to cut personal & business tax: Opposes topic 11
Strengthen Taxpayer Bill of Rights: Opposes topic 11
Favors topic 12:
Illegal immigrants earn citizenship
(+2 points on Social scale)
Ease Canadian border-crossing rules: Favors topic 12
Favors topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Ease Canadian border-crossing rules: Favors topic 13
Grant fast-track authority to the President: Favors topic 13
No opinion on topic 15:
Expand the armed forces
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
(0 points on Economic scale)
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No opinion on topic 14:
The Patriot Act harms civil liberties
(0 points on Social scale)
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No opinion on topic 17:
US out of Iraq & Afghanistan
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)

John Engler is a Centrist.
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