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Jeff Merkley MyOcracy topics and responses

    Civil Rights

    Abortion rights: Women should choose

  • 11/13/2013: Ban anti-abortion limitations on abortion services
  • 07/12/2008: 100 percent ratings from NARAL and Planned Parenthood
  • 11/01/1998: Abortions should always be legally available

    Support for gun control measures

  • 04/17/2013: Voted YES on banning high-capacity magazines of over 10 bullets
  • 04/02/2009: Voted NO on allowing firearms in checked baggage on Amtrak trains
  • 11/01/1998: Maintain restrictions on purchase & possession of firearms

    Prohibit workplace discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation

  • 03/03/2010: Repeal Don't-Ask-Don't-Tell, and reinstate discharged gays
  • 06/24/2009: Sponsored the Employment Non-Discrimination Act

    Support marriage rights between a man and a woman only

  • 06/17/2008: Ok to define marriage against polygamy or same-sex

    Support marriage rights between same-sex individuals

  • 09/18/2008: Co-sponsored Equality & Family Fairness Act for gay equality
  • 12/31/2007: Oregon Equality Act: sexual orientation is a civil right

    Economic Issues

    Taxes for wealthier tax payers: More

  • 03/22/2012: Minimum tax rate of 30% for those earning over $1 million
  • 10/09/2008: Supports raising taxes on earnings over $250,000 per year
  • 07/12/2008: Repeal $18 billion in tax breaks given to big oil companies
  • 06/03/2008: Tax credits to families to make child care affordable

    Implement national sales tax instead of income-based tax code

  • 11/01/1998: No state sales tax

    Education Issues

    Increase per pupil funding

  • 04/11/2013: Sponsored extending subsidized federal student loan rates until 2015
  • 09/21/2011: $25B to renovate or repair elementary schools
  • 06/03/2008: History making efforts that improved education in Oregon

    Oppose school vouchers

  • 06/03/2008: Fully fund public schools

    Environmental Issues

    Eliminate tax incentives and/or subsidies to the fossil fuel industry

  • 09/09/2008: Cap greenhouse gases with international collaboration
  • 06/03/2008: Set a 25 percent renewable energy national standard by 2025
  • 06/03/2008: Supports 80% reduction in carbon emissions by 2050
  • 06/03/2008: Incentives to cities for the reduction of emissions
  • 03/02/2008: Sustainable, renewable energy to combat global warming

    Support cap-and-trade programs to address industrial emissions

  • 04/01/2009: Voted NO on requiring full Senate debate and vote on cap-and-trade

    Increase tax incentives for solar energy development and use

  • 03/15/2011: $5 billion in tax credits for alternative energy projects

    Healthcare Issues

    Require all taxpayers to obtain full-coverage health insurance

  • 06/03/2008: Support Healthy Americans Act: universal comprehensive care

    Increase amount of children covered by Medicaid reimbursements for health costs

  • 01/29/2009: Voted YES on expanding the Children's Health Insurance Program

    Immigration

    Oppose amnesty for undocumented individuals

  • 01/01/2003: Rated 90% by Oregonians for Immigration Reform


                                                                                                                                                                               
  

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