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AK: Murkowski(R) vs.Metcalfe(D) vs.Miller(L) vs.Stevens(L) vs.Lamb(R)
AL: Shelby(R) vs.Crumpton(D) vs.Bowman(R)
AR: Boozman(R) vs.Eldridge(D) vs.Gilbert(L)
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GA: Isakson(R) vs.Barksdale(D) vs.Buckley(L) vs.Barrow(D) vs.Grayson(R)
HI: Schatz(D) vs.Carroll(R) vs.Pirkowski(R) vs.Cavasso(R)
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LA: (runoff Dec. 10) Kennedy(D) vs.Campbell(D) vs.Fleming(R) vs.Boustany(R) vs.Maness(R) vs.Cao(R) vs.Clements(L)
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OH: Portman(R) vs.Strickland(D) vs.Sittenfeld(D)
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Tom MacArthur on Abortion
Click here for 3 full quotes on Abortion OR background on Abortion.
  • Choose life, including his own special needs baby. (Nov 2014)
  • Opposes abortion rights. (Sep 2014)
  • Opposes abortion rights. (Sep 2014)
Tom MacArthur on Budget & Economy
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  • Fight for a balanced budget amendment. (Nov 2014)
  • Opposes stimulus spending. (Sep 2014)
  • Opposes stimulus spending. (Sep 2014)
Tom MacArthur on Civil Rights
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  • Marriage between man and woman, but leave it to states. (Nov 2014)
  • Opposes same-sex marriage. (Sep 2014)
  • Opposes same-sex marriage. (Sep 2014)
Tom MacArthur on Corporations
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Tom MacArthur on Crime
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Tom MacArthur on Drugs
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  • Treatment instead of prison for non-violent offenders. (Nov 2014)
  • Rated D by NORML, indicating a "hard-on-drugs" stance. (Nov 2016)
Tom MacArthur on Education
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  • Tenure reform & charter schools; but public schools too. (Nov 2014)
Tom MacArthur on Energy & Oil
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  • Support Keystone XL & expanded domestic drilling. (Nov 2014)
  • Supports Keystone XL. (Sep 2014)
  • Supports Keystone XL. (Sep 2014)
Tom MacArthur on Environment
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  • Federal funds for Sandy Recovery, not more flood insurance. (Nov 2014)
  • Fund estuary preservation for water & recreation. (Nov 2014)
Tom MacArthur on Families & Children
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Tom MacArthur on Foreign Policy
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  • Focus on alliance with Israel and peace through strength. (Nov 2014)
Tom MacArthur on Free Trade
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  • Free market policies based on private sector experience. (Nov 2014)
Tom MacArthur on Government Reform
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Tom MacArthur on Gun Control
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  • Defend right of law-abiding citizens to protect themselves. (Nov 2014)
  • Opposes restricting guns. (Sep 2014)
  • Opposes restricting guns. (Sep 2014)
Tom MacArthur on Health Care
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  • Repeal ObamaCare, then fix insurance industry & tort reform. (Nov 2014)
  • Repeal ObamaCare. (Oct 2014)
  • Supports repealing Obamacare. (Sep 2014)
  • Supports repealing Obamacare. (Sep 2014)
Tom MacArthur on Homeland Security
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  • Opposes Obama's deep cuts to military spending. (Nov 2014)
  • NSA should not be spying on American citizens. (Nov 2014)
Tom MacArthur on Immigration
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  • Begin with secure borders; no amnesty nor benefits. (Nov 2014)
  • Opposes deportation of illlegals. (Sep 2014)
  • Opposes deportation of illlegals. (Sep 2014)
Tom MacArthur on Jobs
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Tom MacArthur on Principles & Values
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  • Endorsed Young Gun candidate in national Republican "Drive to 245". (Oct 2014)
Tom MacArthur on Social Security
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  • Protect our promise, but strengthen program for future. (Nov 2014)
  • Opposes personal retirement accounts. (Sep 2014)
  • Opposes personal retirement accounts. (Sep 2014)
Tom MacArthur on Tax Reform
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  • Kept taxes low as Mayor; do same federally. (Nov 2014)
  • Opposes tax increases. (Sep 2014)
  • Opposes tax increases. (Sep 2014)
Tom MacArthur on Technology
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Tom MacArthur on War & Peace
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  • Learn from mistakes of both Bush and Obama: no endless wars. (Nov 2014)
Tom MacArthur on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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VoteMatch Question & Answer
(Click on question for explanation and background)
Based on these stances:
(Click on topic for excerpt & citation)
Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(-5 points on Social scale)
Choose life, including his own special needs baby: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Opposes abortion rights: Opposes topic 1
Opposes abortion rights: Opposes topic 1
No opinion on topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(-5 points on Social scale)
Marriage between man and woman, but leave it to states: Opposes topic 3
Opposes same-sex marriage: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Opposes same-sex marriage: Strongly Opposes topic 3
No opinion 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)
Repeal ObamaCare, then fix insurance industry & tort reform: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Repeal ObamaCare: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Supports repealing Obamacare: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Supports repealing Obamacare: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Protect our promise, but strengthen program for future: Favors topic 6
Opposes personal retirement accounts: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Opposes personal retirement accounts: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Favors topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Tenure reform & charter schools; but public schools too: Favors topic 7
Favors topic 8:
Fight EPA regulatory over-reach
(-3 points on Social scale)
Federal funds for Sandy Recovery, not more flood insurance: Strongly Favors topic 8
Fund estuary preservation for water & recreation: Opposes topic 8
No opinion 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)
Defend right of law-abiding citizens to protect themselves: Strongly Favors topic 10
Opposes restricting guns: Strongly Favors topic 10
Opposes restricting guns: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Kept taxes low as Mayor; do same federally: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Opposes tax increases: Opposes topic 11
Opposes tax increases: Opposes topic 11
No opinion on topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(0 points on Social scale)
Begin with secure borders; no amnesty nor benefits: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Opposes deportation of illlegals: Favors topic 12
Opposes deportation of illlegals: Favors topic 12
Favors topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Free market policies based on private sector experience: Favors topic 13
Strongly Favors topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Focus on alliance with Israel and peace through strength: Strongly Favors topic 14
Strongly Favors topic 15:
Expand the military
(-5 points on Social scale)
Opposes Obama's deep cuts to military spending: Strongly Favors topic 15
No opinion on topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
(+5 points on Social scale)
Learn from mistakes of both Bush and Obama: no endless wars: Strongly Favors topic 17
Strongly Opposes topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Support Keystone XL & expanded domestic drilling: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Supports Keystone XL: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Supports Keystone XL: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Favors topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(-3 points on Social scale)
Treatment instead of prison for non-violent offenders: Opposes topic 19
Rated D by NORML, indicating a "hard-on-drugs" stance: Strongly Favors topic 19
Strongly Opposes topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Fight for a balanced budget amendment: Strongly Opposes topic 20
Opposes stimulus spending: Opposes topic 20
Opposes stimulus spending: Opposes topic 20

Tom MacArthur is a Libertarian-Leaning Conservative.
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