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Christopher Reed on Abortion
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  • Very pro-life; no abortion under any circumstances. (Jun 2008)
  • It's a baby, not a choice. (Jun 2008)
Christopher Reed on Budget & Economy
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Christopher Reed on Civil Rights
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  • Define marriage as one man and one woman only. (Jun 2008)
  • Don't-ask-don't-tell caused disruption in military. (May 2008)
Christopher Reed on Corporations
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Christopher Reed on Crime
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Christopher Reed on Drugs
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Christopher Reed on Education
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  • Keep God in our daily lives. (Aug 2008)
Christopher Reed on Energy & Oil
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  • Drill for more American oil to reduce gas prices. (Aug 2008)
  • Tap into domestic oil like ANWR. (Jun 2008)
  • Not ready to jump head first into biofuels. (Apr 2008)
  • Coal & nuclear have gotten a bad rap. (Apr 2008)
Christopher Reed on Environment
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  • Eminent Domain is government legally stealing from citizens. (Apr 2008)
Christopher Reed on Families & Children
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Christopher Reed on Foreign Policy
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  • I am not a huge fan of the UN, nor LOST treaty. (Apr 2008)
Christopher Reed on Free Trade
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  • NAFTA harms the US. (Apr 2008)
Christopher Reed on Government Reform
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  • Washington is broken & can't be fixed by European socialism. (Jun 2008)
  • Target spending earmarks one bit at a time. (May 2008)
Christopher Reed on Gun Control
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  • 2nd Amendment is an individual right. (Jun 2008)
  • The only gun-owner & hunter in this race. (May 2008)
  • Individual right to hunting guns and hand guns. (Apr 2008)
Christopher Reed on Health Care
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  • First cut waste, fraud, & abuse in Medicare/Medicaid. (Jun 2008)
  • No socialized medicine. (Jun 2008)
Christopher Reed on Homeland Security
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  • Peace through strength; deal with enemies harshly & swiftly. (Aug 2008)
  • Opposes the draft; all-volunteer force is best. (Jun 2008)
  • The war on terror must be won, to ensure our way of life. (Jun 2008)
Christopher Reed on Immigration
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  • Punish those who cross the border illegally. (Jun 2008)
  • Illegal border crossers are felons, not "guests". (Apr 2008)
Christopher Reed on Jobs
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Christopher Reed on Principles & Values
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Christopher Reed on Social Security
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  • Let younger workers opt out. (Aug 2008)
  • Honor promises, but chance to opt out of Social Security. (Jun 2008)
  • Honor promises, but chance to opt out of Social Security. (Jun 2008)
Christopher Reed on Tax Reform
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  • Lower taxes means increased revenue, via the Laffer curve. (Jun 2008)
  • Taking back the current tax cuts is bad for America. (Jun 2008)
Christopher Reed on Technology
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Christopher Reed on War & Peace
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  • Support the surge; wants more positive news coverage. (Jun 2008)
  • No timetable for exit; stay until Al Qaeda is quelled. (Jun 2008)
  • Saddam was a madman who had WMDs and used them. (Jun 2008)
Christopher Reed on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's right
(-5 points on Social scale)
Very pro-life; no abortion under any circumstances: Strongly Opposes topic 1
It's a baby, not a choice: 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)
Define marriage as one man and one woman only: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Don't-ask-don't-tell caused disruption in military: Opposes topic 3
Strongly Favors topic 4:
Teacher-led prayer in public schools
(-5 points on Social scale)
Keep God in our daily lives: Strongly Favors topic 4
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)
2nd Amendment is an individual right: Strongly Favors topic 10
The only gun-owner & hunter in this race: Favors topic 10
Individual right to hunting guns and hand guns: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(+5 points on Economic scale)
First cut waste, fraud, & abuse in Medicare/Medicaid: Opposes topic 5
No socialized medicine: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Strongly Favors topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Let younger workers opt out: Strongly Favors topic 6
Honor promises, but chance to opt out of Social Security: Strongly Favors topic 6
Establishing Social Security was possibly a mistake: 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)
Strongly Opposes topic 18:
Replace coal & oil with alternatives
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Drill for more American oil to reduce gas prices: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Tap into domestic oil like ANWR: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Not ready to jump head first into biofuels: Opposes topic 18
Coal & nuclear have gotten a bad rap: Strongly Opposes 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)
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Make taxes more progressive
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Lower taxes means increased revenue, via the Laffer curve: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Taking back the current tax cuts is bad for America: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Strongly Opposes topic 12:
Illegal immigrants earn citizenship
(-5 points on Social scale)
Punish those who cross the border illegally: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Illegal border crossers are felons, not "guests": Strongly Opposes topic 12
Strongly Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(-5 points on Economic scale)
NAFTA harms the US: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Strongly Favors topic 15:
Expand the armed forces
(-5 points on Social scale)
Peace through strength; deal with enemies harshly & swiftly: Strongly Favors topic 15
Opposes the draft; all-volunteer force is best: Favors topic 15
Favors topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Washington is broken & can't be fixed by European socialism: Favors topic 16
Target spending earmarks one bit at a time: Favors topic 16
No opinion on topic 14:
The Patriot Act harms civil liberties
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 17:
US out of Iraq
(-5 points on Social scale)
Support the surge; wants more positive news coverage: Strongly Opposes topic 17
No timetable for exit; stay until Al Qaeda is quelled: Strongly Opposes topic 17
Saddam was a madman who had WMDs and used them: Strongly Opposes topic 17
The war on terror must be won, to ensure our way of life: Strongly Opposes topic 17

Christopher Reed is a Populist-Leaning Conservative.
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