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Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(-5 points on Social scale)
Human life begins at conception: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Abortion is not a woman's right: Strongly Opposes topic 1
No moral right to kill unborn babies in the womb: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Strongly Opposes topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Don't require hiring more women & minorities: Strongly Opposes topic 2
Strongly Opposes topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
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Government shouldn't redefine marriage: Strongly Opposes topic 3
No same-sex domestic partnership benefits: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Strongly Favors topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(-5 points on Social scale)
Judeo-Christian values established our government framework: Strongly Favors topic 4
Support optional teacher-led prayer in public schools: Favors topic 4
All welfare should be voluntary, via community & churches: Strongly Favors topic 4
Teach students that our rights are God-given: Strongly Favors topic 4
Voluntary charity from family & church, not government: Strongly Favors topic 4
Strongly Opposes topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Defund ObamaCare; it is unconstitutional: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Oppose more federal funding for health coverage: Strongly Opposes topic 5
The federal health care bill must be repealed!: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Strongly Favors topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
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Support privatizing Social Security: Strongly Favors topic 6
Replace Social Security with private retirement investment: Strongly Favors topic 6
Strongly Favors topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Oppose nationwide Common Core standards: Strongly Favors topic 7
Support parents choosing schools via vouchers: Strongly Favors topic 7
Replace federal intervention with local controls & vouchers: Strongly Favors topic 7
No opinion on topic 8:
Society bears cost of pollution
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Strongly Favors topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(-5 points on Social scale)
Death penalty only when no doubt of guilt: Favors topic 9
Don't necessarily require THREE strikes: Strongly Favors topic 9
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
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Opposes more gun restrictions: Strongly Favors topic 10
Absolute right to gun ownership: Strongly Favors topic 10
Criminals prey on weak; they flee when we brandish a gun: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Oppose progressive taxation: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Replace IRS with excise tax and tax on states, not people: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Strongly Opposes topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
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Protect the borders; prevent illegal entry: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Oppose illegal immigrants earning citizenship: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Immigrants must learn English; have sponsors; & be talented: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Strongly Favors topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
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Support & expand free trade: Strongly Favors topic 13
No opinion on topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
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Strongly Favors topic 15:
Expand the military
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Maintain a superior nuclear arsenal: Strongly Favors topic 15
Strongest military possible; achieve peace through strength: Strongly Favors topic 15
Strongly Opposes topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
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Photo ID for voting: Strongly Opposes topic 16
No government approval for campaign contributions: Opposes topic 16
Favors topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
(+2 points on Social scale)
We chose to limit force in Afghanistan; better to leave: Favors topic 17
Strongly Opposes topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
No subsidies for wind and solar: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Develop oil, coal, natural gas, nuclear and any others: Strongly Opposes topic 18
I believe in natural Climate Change, not caused by humans: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Favors topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(-3 points on Social scale)
Drug use is detrimental to society, but let states decide: Favors topic 19
Strongly Opposes topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Continued deficit spending will cause economic implosion: Strongly Opposes topic 20

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Left 114th Congress, 2015-2016:
AZ-1: Kirkpatrick(D,ran for Senate)
CA-4: Hahn(D,ran for County)
CA-46:Sanchez(D,ran for Senate)
DE-0: Carney(D,ran for Governor)
HI-1: Takai(D,deceased)
IL-8: Duckworth(D,ran for Senate)
IL-18:Schock(R,resigned)
IN-3: Stutzman(R,ran for Senate)
IN-9: Young(R,ran for Senate)
LA-3: Boustany(R,ran for Senate)
LA-4: Fleming(R,ran for Senate)
MD-4: Edwards(D,ran for Senate)
MD-8: Van Hollen(D,ran for Senate)
MS-1: Nunnelee(R,deceased)
NV-3: Heck(R,ran for Senate)
NY-11:Grimm(R,resigned)
OH-8: Boehner(R,resigned)
Newly-elected Democrats taking office Jan.2017:
AZ-1:O`Halleran(D)
CA-17:Khanna(D)
CA-20:Panetta(D)
CA-24:Carbajal(D)
CA-44:Barragan(D)
CA-46:Correa(D)
DE-0:Rochester(D)
FL-5:Lawson(D)
FL-7:Murphy(D)
FL-9:Soto(D)
FL-10:Demings(D)
FL-13:Crist(D)
HI-1:Hanabusa(D)
IL-10:Schneider(D)
IL-8:Krishnamoorthi(D)
MD-4:Brown(D)
MD-8:Raskin(D)
NH-1:Shea-Porter(D)
NJ-5:Gottheimer(D)
NV-3:Rosen(D)
NV-4:Kihuen(D)
NY-3:Suozzi(D)
NY-13:Espaillat(D)
PA-2:Evans(D)
TX-15:Gonzalez(D)
VA-4:McEachin(D)
WA-7:Jayapal(D)
Newly-elected Republicans taking office Jan.2017:
AZ-5:Biggs(R)
FL-1:Gaetz(R)
FL-2:Dunn(R)
FL-18:Mast(R)
FL-19:Rooney(R)
FL-4:Rutherford(R)
GA-3:Ferguson(R)
IN-3:Banks(R)
IN-9:Hollingsworth(R)
KS-1:Marshall(R)
KY-1:Comer(R)
MI-1:Bergman(R)
MI-10:Mitchell(R)
MN-2:Lewis(R)
NC-13:Budd(R)
NE-2:Bacon(R)
NY-19:Faso(R)
NY-22:Tenney(R)
PA-8:Fitzpatrick(R)
TN-8:Kustoff(R)
TX-19:Arrington(R)
VA-2:Taylor(R)
VA-5:Garrett(R)
WI-8:Gallagher(R)
WY-0:Cheney(R)
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Contact info:
Campaign website:
www.peterkonetchy.com
Email:
pete@peterkonetchy.com
Mailing Address:
PO Box 816, Roscommon, MI 48653

Page last updated: Dec 24, 2016