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Bob Conley on Abortion
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  • Pro-life Democratic conservative. (Jun 2008)
  • Catholic background gives him "sanctity of life" views. (May 2008)
Bob Conley on Budget & Economy
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Bob Conley on Civil Rights
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  • Strengthen our families. (Jul 2008)
  • Anti-gay marriage Democratic conservative. (Jun 2008)
  • Traditional Catholic positions on gay marriage. (Jun 2008)
Bob Conley on Corporations
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  • Families suffer as fat cat corporations make record profits. (Jul 2008)
  • Legal immigration is corporate welfare. (Jun 2008)
Bob Conley on Crime
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Bob Conley on Drugs
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Bob Conley on Education
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Bob Conley on Energy & Oil
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  • Extract oil offshore and from ANWR. (Jul 2008)
  • Using alternative energy reduces gas prices. (Jun 2008)
Bob Conley on Environment
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Bob Conley on Families & Children
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Bob Conley on Foreign Policy
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Bob Conley on Free Trade
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  • No to trade agreements that send our jobs overseas. (Jun 2008)
  • America First trade policies. (Jun 2008)
Bob Conley on Government Reform
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Bob Conley on Gun Control
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  • Opposes gun control. (Jul 2008)
Bob Conley on Health Care
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  • Limit the scope of our government, including Medicare. (Oct 2008)
  • Redirect patients away from large corporate hospitals. (Aug 2008)
Bob Conley on Homeland Security
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  • Military bases abroad are unconstitutional. (Oct 2008)
  • Overseas occupations are breaking our military. (Jun 2008)
  • Repeal Big Brother legislation & restore Constitution. (Jun 2008)
  • Our empire-building abroad comparable to Roman empire. (May 2008)
Bob Conley on Immigration
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  • I am against entitlements for any foreign nationals. (Oct 2008)
  • Secure our borders; focus on corporate greed. (Jun 2008)
Bob Conley on Jobs
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Bob Conley on Principles & Values
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  • Pitchfork Pat plus Dr. No equals Flat-top Bob. (Jul 2008)
  • Ran as Republican in 2000; nominated as Democrat in 2008. (Jul 2008)
Bob Conley on Social Security
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  • No difference in benefits based on birth years. (Oct 2008)
  • COLA should take into account the actual level of inflation. (Oct 2008)
  • Total overhaul of Social Security program needed. (Oct 2008)
Bob Conley on Tax Reform
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  • Pushes FairTax (national sales tax of 23%). (Aug 2008)
  • Supports FairTax national sales tax of 23%. (Aug 2008)
Bob Conley on Technology
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Bob Conley on War & Peace
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  • End the occupation of Iraq now. (Jun 2008)
Bob Conley on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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VoteMatch Question & Answer
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Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's right
(-5 points on Social scale)
Pro-life Democratic conservative: Opposes topic 1
Catholic background gives him "sanctity of life" views: Strongly Opposes topic 1
No opinion on topic 2:
Require hiring more women & minorities
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 3:
Same-sex domestic partnership benefits
(-5 points on Social scale)
Strengthen our families: Opposes topic 3
Anti-gay marriage Democratic conservative: Opposes topic 3
Traditional Catholic positions on gay marriage: Strongly Opposes topic 3
No opinion on topic 4:
Teacher-led prayer in public schools
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 8:
Death Penalty
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 9:
Mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws
(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)
Opposes gun control: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Limit the scope of our government, including Medicare: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Redirect patients away from large corporate hospitals: Opposes topic 5
Favors topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Total overhaul of Social Security program needed: Favors topic 6
No opinion on topic 7:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Opposes topic 18:
Replace coal & oil with alternatives
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Extract oil offshore and from ANWR: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Using alternative energy reduces gas prices: Favors topic 18
No opinion on topic 19:
Drug use is immoral: enforce laws against it
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 20:
Allow churches to provide welfare services
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Opposes topic 11:
Make taxes more progressive
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Pushes FairTax (national sales tax of 23%): Strongly Opposes topic 11
Supports FairTax national sales tax of 23%: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Families suffer as fat cat corporations make record profits: Favors topic 11
Strongly Opposes topic 12:
Illegal immigrants earn citizenship
(-5 points on Social scale)
Legal immigration is corporate welfare: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Secure our borders; focus on corporate greed: Opposes topic 12
Strongly Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(-5 points on Economic scale)
No to trade agreements that send our jobs overseas: Opposes topic 13
America First trade policies: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Strongly Opposes topic 15:
Expand the armed forces
(+5 points on Social scale)
Military bases abroad are unconstitutional: Opposes topic 15
Overseas occupations are breaking our military: Opposes topic 15
Our empire-building abroad comparable to Roman empire: Strongly Opposes topic 15
No opinion on topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 14:
The Patriot Act harms civil liberties
(+5 points on Social scale)
Repeal Big Brother legislation & restore Constitution: Strongly Favors topic 14
Strongly Favors topic 17:
US out of Iraq
(+5 points on Social scale)
End the occupation of Iraq now: Strongly Favors topic 17

Bob Conley is a Moderate Libertarian Conservative.
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