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Susan Brooks on Abortion
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  • Supports the Hyde Amendment & informed consent. (Nov 2012)
Susan Brooks on Budget & Economy
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  • Voted YES on prioritizing spending in case debt limit is reached. (May 2013)
Susan Brooks on Civil Rights
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  • Voted YES on reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act. (Feb 2013)
Susan Brooks on Corporations
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  • Reduce taxes to create globally competitive tax environment. (Nov 2012)
  • Voted YES on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
Susan Brooks on Crime
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Susan Brooks on Drugs
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Susan Brooks on Education
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  • Local control, transparency, and parental choice. (Nov 2012)
Susan Brooks on Energy & Oil
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Susan Brooks on Environment
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Susan Brooks on Families & Children
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Susan Brooks on Foreign Policy
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  • Sponsored funding and supplying the Syrian rebels. (Apr 2013)
Susan Brooks on Free Trade
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  • Sponsored sugar quotas & import tariffs to stabilize prices. (May 2013)
Susan Brooks on Government Reform
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  • Standards of conduct for House members, to restore trust. (Nov 2012)
Susan Brooks on Gun Control
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  • Proud supporter of the 2nd Amendment. (Nov 2012)
Susan Brooks on Health Care
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  • ObamaCare costs $1.5 trillion and 800,000 jobs. (Nov 2012)
Susan Brooks on Homeland Security
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  • No clearer federal role than common defense. (Nov 2012)
Susan Brooks on Immigration
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Susan Brooks on Jobs
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  • Voted YES on allowing compensatory time off for working overtime. (Apr 2013)
Susan Brooks on Principles & Values
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Susan Brooks on Social Security
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Susan Brooks on Tax Reform
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  • Simplified tax code with lower marginal tax rates. (Nov 2012)
Susan Brooks on Technology
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  • Voted YES on protecting cyber security by sharing data with government. (Apr 2013)
Susan Brooks on War & Peace
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Susan Brooks on Welfare & Poverty
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  • Voted YES on maintaining work requirement for welfare recipients. (Mar 2013)


VoteMatch Responses
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VoteMatch Question & Answer
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Based on these stances:
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Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(-5 points on Social scale)
Supports the Hyde Amendment & informed consent: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Favors topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(-3 points on Economic scale)
YES on reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act: Favors topic 2
Neutral on topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Neutral on topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(+5 points on Economic scale)
ObamaCare costs $1.5 trillion and 800,000 jobs: Strongly Opposes topic 5
ObamaCare costs $1.5 trillion and 800,000 jobs: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Neutral on topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Favors topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Local control, transparency, and parental choice: Favors topic 7
Neutral on topic 8:
Clean air and water are property rights
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Neutral on topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Proud supporter of the 2nd Amendment: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Reduce taxes to create globally competitive tax environment: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Simplified tax code with lower marginal tax rates: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Neutral on topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Sponsored sugar quotas & import tariffs to stabilize prices: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Neutral on topic 14:
Maintain US sovereignty from UN
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Favors topic 15:
Expand the military
(-3 points on Social scale)
No clearer federal role than common defense: Favors topic 15
Favors topic 16:
Stricter limits on voting rights
(-3 points on Social scale)
Standards of conduct for House members, to restore trust: Favors topic 16
Strongly Opposes topic 17:
Stay out of Iran
(-5 points on Social scale)
Sponsored funding and supplying the Syrian rebels: Strongly Opposes topic 17
Neutral on topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Neutral on topic 19:
Never legalize marijuana
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Opposes topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(+2 points on Economic scale)
YES on prioritizing spending in case debt limit is reached: Opposes topic 20

Susan Brooks is a Moderate Conservative.
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