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Milton Friedman on VoteMatch

 



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No opinion on topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
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Strongly Opposes topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
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Persuade against racism, but don't use coercion: Opposes topic 2
Fair employment practices interfere with individual freedom: Opposes topic 2
Free choice in employment should be treated like free speech: Strongly Opposes topic 2
No opinion on topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
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No opinion on topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
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No opinion on topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
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Strongly Favors topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
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Compulsory retirement programs infringe personal freedom: Strongly Favors topic 6
Strongly Favors topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
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1969: Experiment with school vouchers: Strongly Favors topic 7
First proposed school vouchers to denationalize education: Strongly Favors topic 7
Subsidize parental choice of public or parochial school: Strongly Favors topic 7
Vouchers give greater educational opportunity to the poor: Strongly Favors topic 7
No opinion on topic 8:
Human needs over animal rights
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No opinion on topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
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No opinion on topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
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No opinion on topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
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1995: 15% across-the-board tax cut to stimulate economy: Opposes topic 11
Progressive taxation intended to insure against risk: Favors topic 11
Favors topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
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Immigration reserved for government, not free market: Favors topic 12
Strongly Favors topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
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Floating foreign exchange rate is necessary for free trade: Favors topic 13
Tariffs & trade restrictions impede economic growth: Favors topic 13
Interfering with trade is the road to authoritarianism: Strongly Favors topic 13
No opinion on topic 14:
Maintain US sovereignty from UN
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No opinion on topic 15:
Expand the military
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No opinion on topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
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No opinion on topic 17:
Stay out of Iran
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No opinion on topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
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No opinion on topic 19:
Never legalize marijuana
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Favors topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
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Money supply needs to expand, to support economic growth: Strongly Favors topic 20
Repeal recession spending once expansion begins: Strongly Favors topic 20
Lower taxes in recessions and raise taxes in booms: Opposes topic 20

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Milton Friedman (Nobel Economist)
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Noam Chomsky (Author and Philosopher)
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Green Party
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Abortion
Budget/Economy
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Energy/Oil
Environment
Families
Foreign Policy
Free Trade
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Page last updated: Mar 17, 2014