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Favors topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's right
(+2 points on Social scale)
Woman's choice over her body, but not partial birth abortion: Favors topic 1
Focus on alternatives: birth control & adoption: Favors topic 1
Pro-life, but it's the woman's right to choose: Favors topic 1
Opposes topic 2:
Require hiring more women & minorities
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Empower women & minorities but no affirmative action: Opposes topic 2
Strongly Favors topic 3:
Same-sex domestic partnership benefits
(+5 points on Social scale)
I fully support same-sex domestic partnerships: Strongly Favors topic 3
Marriage is a state and local issue: Favors topic 3
Opposes topic 4:
Teacher-led prayer in public schools
(+2 points on Social scale)
Unfair to turn our schools into pulpit for any religion: Opposes topic 4
Strongly Opposes topic 8:
Death Penalty
(+5 points on Social scale)
Killing is no "payment" for a crime, not even a murder: Strongly Opposes topic 8
Opposes topic 9:
Mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws
(+2 points on Social scale)
Address the root causes of crime, rather than Three Strikes: Opposes topic 9
Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Support 2nd amendment but we shouldn't need it: Favors topic 10
Favors topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(-3 points on Economic scale)
More funding for health coverage, but change model: Favors topic 5
Strongly Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Make Social Security a non-profit system: Opposes topic 6
Privatization opens up Americans to the wolves: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Opposes topic 7:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(-3 points on Economic scale)
No privatization of education: Opposes topic 7
Strongly Favors topic 18:
Replace coal & oil with alternatives
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Replace coal & oil with alternatives: Strongly Favors topic 18
Opposes topic 19:
Drug use is immoral: enforce laws against it
(+2 points on Social scale)
Drug use isn't immoral, though it's unintelligent: Opposes topic 19
Favors topic 20:
Allow churches to provide welfare services
(+2 points on Economic scale)
We shouldn't NEED welfare; but let churches provide it: Favors topic 20
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Make taxes more progressive
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Don't increase personal federal taxes in any way: Strongly Opposes topic 11
No opinion on topic 12:
Illegal immigrants earn citizenship
(0 points on Social scale)
Change Dream Act so everyone wins: Favors topic 12
Build arcologies at the borders that serve as fences: Opposes topic 12
Favors topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Free trade with the full involvement of the people: Favors topic 13
Strongly Favors topic 15:
Expand the armed forces
(-5 points on Social scale)
Expand armed forces with shifted focus: Favors topic 15
Expand the military in smart directions: Strongly Favors topic 15
Strongly Favors topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
(-5 points on Economic scale)
No corporate campaign donations of any kind: Strongly Favors topic 16
Elections should be 100% free, not for the wealthy: Favors topic 16
Favors topic 14:
The Patriot Act harms civil liberties
(+2 points on Social scale)
Wire tapping is a huge invasion of privacy: Favors topic 14
Strongly Favors topic 17:
US out of Iraq & Afghanistan
(+5 points on Social scale)
US out of Iraq and Afghanistan, immediately: Strongly Favors topic 17

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Budget/Economy
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Corporations
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Drugs
Education
Energy/Oil
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Families/Children
Foreign Policy
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Page last updated: Jan 25, 2012