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Lee Jones on Abortion
Click here for 2 full quotes on Abortion OR background on Abortion.
  • I would not work to take away the right of a woman's choice. (Oct 2004)
  • Encouraging abstinence is rooted in denial. (Oct 2004)
Lee Jones on Budget & Economy
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  • $1B per day interest on national debt must have an effect. (Oct 2004)
Lee Jones on Civil Rights
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  • Patriot Act runs roughshod over our civil rights. (Oct 2004)
  • Civil unions are ok. (Sep 2004)
  • Support affirmative action in college and gov't contracts. (Sep 2004)
Lee Jones on Corporations
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  • Fight corporate greed & overturn rural economic disparity. (Apr 2008)
  • What's good for business isn't always good for communities. (Oct 2004)
Lee Jones on Crime
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  • Support the use of the death penalty. (Sep 2004)
  • Drug treatment and vocational programs for inmates. (Sep 2004)
Lee Jones on Drugs
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  • More money for borders & Colombia for war on drugs. (Sep 2004)
  • More drug education and drug treatment programs. (Sep 2004)
Lee Jones on Education
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  • More funding for Kansas's public schools. (Oct 2004)
Lee Jones on Energy & Oil
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  • Invest in green technology like ethanol and wind energy. (Apr 2008)
  • Help solve US oil addiction with ethanol. (Oct 2004)
  • Promote alternative fuels, not ANWR drilling. (Oct 2004)
Lee Jones on Environment
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Lee Jones on Families & Children
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Lee Jones on Foreign Policy
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  • Bring America back to international high moral standing. (Apr 2008)
  • Financial and military support for the UN. (Sep 2004)
  • Eliminate foreign aid for human rights violators. (Sep 2004)
Lee Jones on Free Trade
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  • Trade deficit of $124B with China makes problems. (Oct 2004)
  • NAFTA converted a farm export surplus into falling prices. (Oct 2004)
  • Reverse decades of free-trade-at-any cost policies. (Oct 2004)
  • Congressional amendments of all "free trade agreements". (Oct 2004)
Lee Jones on Government Reform
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  • No IRV, but make Election Day a national holiday. (Sep 2004)
Lee Jones on Gun Control
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  • Extend ban on assault weapons. (Oct 2004)
Lee Jones on Health Care
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  • Bring affordable and accessible healthcare to all. (Apr 2008)
  • Save Medicare from private plans and HMOs. (Oct 2004)
Lee Jones on Homeland Security
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  • Bush policy alienates US from our traditional allies. (Oct 2004)
  • More spending on Armed Forces personnel & readiness. (Sep 2004)
  • Decrease spending on National missile defense. (Sep 2004)
Lee Jones on Immigration
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  • Establish official English. (Sep 2004)
Lee Jones on Jobs
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  • Protect US jobs by restricting outsourcing. (Oct 2004)
Lee Jones on Principles & Values
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Lee Jones on Social Security
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  • Vigorously resist any attempt to privatize Social Security. (Oct 2004)
Lee Jones on Tax Reform
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  • Repeal the Bush tax cut on the wealthiest 1%. (Oct 2004)
  • Abolish estate tax for estates under $5 million. (Oct 2004)
Lee Jones on Technology
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Lee Jones on War & Peace
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Lee Jones on Welfare & Poverty
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  • Supports welfare block grants to states. (Sep 2004)


VoteMatch Responses
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VoteMatch Question & Answer
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Based on these stances:
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Strongly Favors topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's right
(+5 points on Social scale)
I would not work to take away the right of a woman's choice: Strongly Favors topic 1
Encouraging abstinence is rooted in denial: Favors topic 1
Strongly Favors topic 2:
Require hiring more women & minorities
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Support affirmative action in college and gov't contracts: Strongly Favors topic 2
Favors topic 3:
Same-sex domestic partnership benefits
(+2 points on Social scale)
Civil unions are ok: Favors 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)
Favors topic 8:
Death Penalty
(-3 points on Social scale)
Support the use of the death penalty: Favors topic 8
Opposes topic 9:
Mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws
(+2 points on Social scale)
Drug treatment and vocational programs for inmates: Opposes topic 9
Opposes topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Extend ban on assault weapons: Opposes topic 10
Strongly Favors topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Bring affordable and accessible healthcare to all: Strongly Favors topic 5
Save Medicare from private plans and HMOs: Strongly Favors topic 5
Strongly Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Vigorously resist any attempt to privatize Social Security: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Strongly Opposes topic 7:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(-5 points on Economic scale)
More funding for Kansas's public schools: Strongly Opposes topic 7
Strongly Favors topic 18:
Replace coal & oil with alternatives
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Invest in green technology like ethanol and wind energy: Strongly Favors topic 18
Help solve US oil addiction with ethanol: Favors topic 18
Promote alternative fuels, not ANWR drilling: Strongly Favors topic 18
Favors topic 19:
Drug use is immoral: enforce laws against it
(-3 points on Social scale)
More money for borders & Colombia for war on drugs: Strongly Favors topic 19
More drug education and drug treatment programs: Opposes topic 19
Favors topic 20:
Allow churches to provide welfare services
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Supports welfare block grants to states: Favors topic 20
Favors topic 11:
Make taxes more progressive
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Repeal the Bush tax cut on the wealthiest 1%: Strongly Favors topic 11
Abolish estate tax for estates under $5 million: Opposes topic 11
Opposes topic 12:
Illegal immigrants earn citizenship
(-3 points on Social scale)
Establish official English: Opposes topic 12
Strongly Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(-5 points on Economic scale)
NAFTA converted a farm export surplus into falling prices: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Reverse decades of free-trade-at-any cost policies: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Congressional amendments of all "free trade agreements": Strongly Opposes topic 13
Favors topic 15:
Expand the armed forces
(-3 points on Social scale)
More spending on Armed Forces personnel & readiness: Favors 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)
Favors topic 14:
The Patriot Act harms civil liberties
(+2 points on Social scale)
Bring America back to international high moral standing: Favors topic 14
Strongly Favors topic 17:
US out of Iraq
(+5 points on Social scale)
Bush policy alienates US from our traditional allies: Favors topic 17
Financial and military support for the UN: Strongly Favors topic 17

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