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MN-2: Franken(D) vs.Smith(D) vs.Housley(R)
MN-6: Klobuchar(D) vs.Newberger(R) vs.Overby(G)
MO: McCaskill(D) vs.Petersen(R) vs.Monetti(R) vs.Hawley(R) vs.Earl(D)
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Austin Petersen on Abortion
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  • Against abortion, but would limit government role. (Mar 2016)
Austin Petersen on Budget & Economy
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  • Favors balanced budget amendment. (Dec 2017)
Austin Petersen on Civil Rights
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  • Libertarian view pro-gay marriage. (Nov 2017)
Austin Petersen on Corporations
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Austin Petersen on Crime
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  • End mandatory minimums. (Oct 2017)
Austin Petersen on Drugs
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  • My ideal: gay couple defends pot farm with machine gun. (Nov 2017)
  • Treat drugs as medical issue, not criminal. (Oct 2017)
Austin Petersen on Education
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  • Open to experiment with school choice. (Nov 2017)
Austin Petersen on Energy & Oil
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Austin Petersen on Environment
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Austin Petersen on Families & Children
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Austin Petersen on Foreign Policy
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Austin Petersen on Free Trade
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  • Free trade is what America is about. (Nov 2017)
Austin Petersen on Government Reform
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Austin Petersen on Gun Control
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  • My ideal: gay couple defends pot farm with machine gun. (Nov 2017)
  • Petersen raffles off an AR-15. (Oct 2017)
Austin Petersen on Health Care
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  • Marketplace will solve healthcare issues. (Oct 2017)
Austin Petersen on Homeland Security
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  • Audit the Defense Department. (Nov 2017)
Austin Petersen on Immigration
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  • Problem is welfare state incentive, not immigration. (Nov 2017)
Austin Petersen on Jobs
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  • Cut regulations for more jobs. (Oct 2017)
Austin Petersen on Principles & Values
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  • Though agnostic, stands for religious freedom. (Nov 2017)
Austin Petersen on Social Security
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  • Let young people opt out of Social Security. (Nov 2017)
Austin Petersen on Tax Reform
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  • 15% flat tax across the board. (Oct 2017)
Austin Petersen on Technology
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Austin Petersen on War & Peace
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  • No foreign actions without Congress's okay. (Oct 2017)
Austin Petersen on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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VoteMatch Question & Answer
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Based on these stances:
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Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(-5 points on Social scale)
Against abortion, but would limit government role: Strongly 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 Favors topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(+5 points on Social scale)
Libertarian view pro-gay marriage: Strongly Favors topic 3
Favors topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(-3 points on Social scale)
Though agnostic, stands for religious freedom: Favors topic 4
Strongly Opposes topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Marketplace will solve healthcare issues: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Strongly Favors topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Let young people opt out of Social Security: Strongly Favors topic 6
Favors topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Open to experiment with school choice: Favors topic 7
Strongly Favors topic 8:
Fight EPA regulatory over-reach
(-5 points on Social scale)
Cut regulations for more jobs: Strongly Favors topic 8
Strongly Opposes topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(+5 points on Social scale)
End mandatory minimums: Strongly Opposes topic 9
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+5 points on Economic scale)
My ideal: gay couple defends pot farm with machine gun: Strongly Favors topic 10
Petersen raffles off an AR-15: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
15% flat tax across the board: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Favors topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(+2 points on Social scale)
Problem is welfare state incentive, not immigration: Favors topic 12
Strongly Favors topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Free trade is what America is about: Strongly Favors topic 13
No opinion on topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 15:
Expand the military
(+5 points on Social scale)
Audit the Defense Department: Strongly Opposes 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)
No foreign actions without Congress's okay: Strongly Favors topic 17
No opinion on topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(+5 points on Social scale)
My ideal: gay couple defends pot farm with machine gun: Strongly Opposes topic 19
Treat drugs as medical issue, not criminal: Strongly Opposes topic 19
Opposes topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Favors balanced budget amendment: Opposes topic 20

Austin Petersen is a Conservative-Leaning Libertarian.
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