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Bo Heyward on Abortion
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  • Against abortion being used as a form of birth control. (Apr 2006)
Bo Heyward on Budget & Economy
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Bo Heyward on Civil Rights
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  • No mandates on who companies hire. (Jul 2006)
  • People aren't born gay; no special protections needed. (Jul 2006)
Bo Heyward on Corporations
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Bo Heyward on Crime
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  • Supports giving violent criminals harsher sentences. (Jul 2006)
  • Pedophiles deserve the death penalty. (Apr 2006)
Bo Heyward on Drugs
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  • Keep drug use illegal. (Jul 2006)
Bo Heyward on Education
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  • Permit school prayer, but don't force it. (Jul 2006)
  • School choice ok if done at the state level. (Jul 2006)
Bo Heyward on Energy & Oil
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  • Tap our own resources and build more refineries. (Apr 2006)
Bo Heyward on Environment
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Bo Heyward on Families & Children
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Bo Heyward on Foreign Policy
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  • America should leave the UN. (Oct 2006)
Bo Heyward on Free Trade
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  • Free trade weakens the economy. (Jul 2006)
Bo Heyward on Government Reform
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  • Much stricter limits on political campaign funds. (Jul 2006)
  • End frivolous lawsuits. (Apr 2006)
  • Supports Congressional term limits. (Apr 2006)
Bo Heyward on Gun Control
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  • I strongly support gun ownership. (Jul 2006)
Bo Heyward on Health Care
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  • Healthcare should be handled by states, not feds. (Apr 2006)
Bo Heyward on Homeland Security
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  • Simplify the Patriot Act. (Jul 2006)
  • Give military EVERYTHING it needs. (Apr 2006)
Bo Heyward on Immigration
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  • Illegal immigration is harmful to the welfare of US citizens. (Apr 2006)
  • End illegal immigrants leeching off Americans. (Apr 2006)
Bo Heyward on Jobs
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Bo Heyward on Principles & Values
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Bo Heyward on Social Security
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  • Social Security should be done away with. (Apr 2006)
Bo Heyward on Tax Reform
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  • Supports flat tax with no penalty for high income. (Apr 2006)
Bo Heyward on Technology
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  • No regulation of Internet except for criminal activity. (Oct 2006)
Bo Heyward on War & Peace
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  • Have the guts to truly unleash our military in Iraq. (Jul 2006)
Bo Heyward on Welfare & Poverty
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  • Do away with federal welfare, and rely on charities instead. (Jul 2006)


VoteMatch Responses
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Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's right
(0 points on Social scale)
Against abortion being used as a form of birth control: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Strongly Opposes topic 2:
Require companies to hire more women & minorities
(10 points on Economic scale)
No mandates on who companies hire: Strongly Opposes topic 2
Strongly Opposes topic 3:
Sexual orientation protected by civil rights laws
(0 points on Social scale)
People aren't born gay; no special protections needed: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Strongly Favors topic 4:
Teach family values in public schools
(0 points on Social scale)
Permit school prayer, but don't force it: Strongly Favors topic 4
Strongly Opposes topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(10 points on Economic scale)
Healthcare should be handled by states, not feds: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Strongly Favors topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(10 points on Economic scale)
Social Security should be done away with: Strongly Favors topic 6
Strongly Favors topic 7:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(10 points on Social scale)
School choice ok if done at the state level: Strongly Favors topic 7
Strongly Favors topic 8:
Death Penalty
(0 points on Social scale)
Pedophiles deserve the death penalty: Strongly Favors topic 8
Strongly Favors topic 9:
Mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws
(0 points on Social scale)
Supports giving violent criminals harsher sentences: Strongly Favors topic 9
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(10 points on Social scale)
I strongly support gun ownership: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Favors topic 11:
Decrease overall taxation of the wealthy
(10 points on Economic scale)
Supports flat tax with no penalty for high income: Strongly Favors topic 11
Strongly Opposes topic 12:
Illegal immigrants earn citizenship
(0 points on Economic scale)
Illegal immigration is harmful to the welfare of US citizens: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Strongly Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(0 points on Economic scale)
Free trade weakens the economy: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Favors topic 14:
The Patriot Act harms civil liberties
(2 points on Social scale)
Simplify the Patriot Act: Favors topic 14
Strongly Favors topic 15:
More spending on armed forces
(0 points on Economic scale)
Give military EVERYTHING it needs: Strongly Favors topic 15
Strongly Favors topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
(0 points on Economic scale)
Much stricter limits on political campaign funds: Strongly Favors topic 16
Strongly Opposes topic 17:
Replace US troops with UN in Iraq
(10 points on Economic scale)
Have the guts to truly unleash our military in Iraq: Strongly Opposes topic 17
Strongly Opposes topic 18:
Replace coal & oil with alternatives
(10 points on Economic scale)
Tap our own resources and build more refineries: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Strongly Favors topic 19:
Drug use is immoral: enforce laws against it
(0 points on Social scale)
Keep drug use illegal: Strongly Favors topic 19
Strongly Favors topic 20:
Allow churches to provide welfare services
(0 points on Social scale)
Do away with federal welfare, and rely on charities instead: Strongly Favors topic 20

Bo Heyward is a Populist-Leaning Conservative.
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