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Andrew Rice on Abortion
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Andrew Rice on Budget & Economy
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  • Government’s basic functions must be well funded. (May 2008)
Andrew Rice on Civil Rights
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  • Supports the Fair Pay Act against pay discrimination. (Apr 2008)
Andrew Rice on Corporations
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Andrew Rice on Crime
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Andrew Rice on Drugs
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Andrew Rice on Education
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  • Shift emphasis away from punishing underperforming school. (Jul 2008)
Andrew Rice on Energy & Oil
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  • Opposes a windfall-profits tax. (Oct 2008)
  • Invest in switchgrass and natural gas resources. (May 2008)
  • Advocate for reduced carbon emissions. (Mar 2008)
Andrew Rice on Environment
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  • Global warming is real; our quality of life is at risk. (May 2008)
Andrew Rice on Families & Children
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Andrew Rice on Free Trade
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Andrew Rice on Government Reform
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  • Most donations from individuals; most of Inhofe’s from PACs. (Jul 2008)
Andrew Rice on Gun Control
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  • Supports individual right to own firearms. (Jun 2008)
Andrew Rice on Health Care
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  • Pay doctors to proactively treat patients; end pay-per-test. (Oct 2008)
  • Access to quality affordable health care for every American. (Jul 2008)
Andrew Rice on Homeland Security
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  • Shift defense resources from Iraq to destroying terrorists. (Jul 2008)
  • Divest from terrorist states like we divested for apartheid. (Jul 2008)
  • 9/11: Pressured US government to stay focused on terrorism. (May 2008)
  • Fight to improve the veterans’ health care system. (May 2008)
  • Conditions at Walter Reed Hospital are unacceptable. (May 2008)
  • As 9/11 family, pressured Washington to focus on terrorism. (Mar 2008)
Andrew Rice on Immigration
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  • Opposes Mexico Totalization Agreement & benefits to illegals. (Oct 2008)
Andrew Rice on Jobs
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  • Endorsed by AFL-CIO; ensure that wages keep pace. (Mar 2008)
Andrew Rice on Principles & Values
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  • I pride myself on doing right, even if politically unpopular. (Oct 2008)
Andrew Rice on Social Security
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  • I support Social Security Notch reform. (Oct 2008)
  • I support CPI-E for COLA Fairness. (Oct 2008)
  • I do not support privatization in any form. (Oct 2008)
Andrew Rice on Tax Reform
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  • Government’s basic functions must be well funded. (Jun 2008)
  • Has not supported a tax increase; does support investment. (May 2008)
  • No tax increases in Oklahoma, but no tax cuts either. (Mar 2008)
Andrew Rice on Technology
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Andrew Rice on War & Peace
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  • Implement an orderly redeployment of US troops in Iraq. (May 2008)
  • Refocus on identifying and destroying terrorist cells. (May 2008)
  • Force Bush to implement an orderly redeployment from Iraq. (Mar 2008)
Andrew Rice on Welfare & Poverty
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  • Our churches have engaged society to try to improve society. (Jul 2008)


VoteMatch Responses
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No opinion on topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Favors topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Supports the Fair Pay Act against pay discrimination: Favors topic 2
No opinion on topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Favors topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(-3 points on Social scale)
Our churches have engaged society to try to improve society: Favors topic 4
Strongly Favors topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Access to quality affordable health care for every American: Strongly Favors topic 5
Strongly Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-5 points on Economic scale)
I do not support privatization in any form: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Strongly Opposes topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Shift emphasis away from punishing underperforming school: Strongly Opposes topic 7
Strongly Favors topic 8:
Human needs over animal rights
(-5 points on Social scale)
Global warming is real; our quality of life is at risk: Strongly Favors 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)
Supports individual right to own firearms: Strongly Favors topic 10
Favors topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Government’s basic functions must be well funded: Favors topic 11
Has not supported a tax increase; does support investment: Favors topic 11
No tax increases in Oklahoma, but no tax cuts either: Opposes topic 11
Opposes topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(-3 points on Social scale)
Opposes Mexico Totalization Agreement & benefits to illegals: Opposes topic 12
Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Divest from terrorist states like we divested for apartheid: Opposes topic 13
Endorsed by AFL-CIO; ensure that wages keep pace: Opposes topic 13
Favors topic 14:
Maintain US sovereignty from UN
(+2 points on Social scale)
Divest from terrorist states like we divested for apartheid: Favors topic 14
Opposes topic 15:
Expand the military
(+2 points on Social scale)
Shift defense resources from Iraq to destroying terrorists: Opposes topic 15
Favors topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Most donations from individuals; most of Inhofe’s from PACs: Favors topic 16
Strongly Favors topic 17:
Stay out of Iran
(+5 points on Social scale)
Implement an orderly redeployment of US troops in Iraq: Strongly Favors topic 17
Force Bush to implement an orderly redeployment from Iraq: Strongly Favors topic 17
Strongly Favors topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Opposes a windfall-profits tax: Favors topic 18
Invest in switchgrass and natural gas resources: Favors topic 18
Global warming is real; our quality of life is at risk: Strongly Favors topic 18
Advocate for reduced carbon emissions: Strongly Favors topic 18
No opinion on topic 19:
Never legalize marijuana
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)

Andrew Rice is a Moderate Liberal Populist.
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