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Christine O`Donnell on Abortion
Click here for 6 full quotes on Abortion OR background on Abortion.
  • Endorsed by Family Research Council & anti-abortion groups. (Jan 2012)
  • Adult stem cell research over embryonic stem cell research. (Oct 2010)
  • Converted to pro-life position. (Sep 2010)
  • Deal With Delaware: I will always vote in favor of life. (May 2008)
  • Pledges to always vote in favor of life. (Aug 2006)
  • Opposes giving legal protection to unborn children. (Sep 2010)
Christine O`Donnell on Budget & Economy
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  • My financial problems let me relate to families' suffering. (Oct 2010)
  • Pledges to vote against all earmarks & pork barrel spending. (Aug 2006)
  • Demand a Balanced Budget amendment. (Jul 2010)
  • Limit federal spending growth to per-capita inflation rate. (Jul 2010)
  • Opposes the stimulus bill. (Sep 2010)
Christine O`Donnell on Civil Rights
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  • Opposes Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA). (Sep 2010)
Christine O`Donnell on Corporations
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  • Economic recovery comes when government gets out of the way. (Oct 2010)
  • Citizens United overturns limits on First Amendment. (Oct 2010)
Christine O`Donnell on Crime
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Christine O`Donnell on Drugs
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  • Father and grandfather both suffered from alcoholism. (Aug 2011)
Christine O`Donnell on Education
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  • My evolution belief is irrelevant; let local schools decide. (Oct 2010)
  • Fix schools by talking to teachers, not unions nor DOE. (Oct 2010)
  • Pledge of Allegiance should include "Under God". (Aug 2010)
  • Federal funding provides better continuity. (Aug 2008)
  • Supports less federal & more local control of education. (Sep 2010)
Christine O`Donnell on Energy & Oil
Click here for 6 full quotes on Energy & Oil OR background on Energy & Oil.
  • Cap-and-trade is at the expense of our citizens. (Oct 2010)
  • Increase oil refinery capacity; drill offshore for oil. (Aug 2008)
  • Build more oil refineries to reduce gas prices. (Aug 2008)
  • Cap-and-trade has no impact on global temperatures. (Jul 2010)
  • Explore proven energy reserves & keep energy prices low. (Jul 2010)
  • Opposes passage of Cap-and-Trade energy legislation. (Sep 2010)
Christine O`Donnell on Environment
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  • Endorsed Targeted as "Dirty Dozen" for anti-environmentalism. (Aug 2010)
Christine O`Donnell on Families & Children
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  • Led campaign against out-of-wedlock sex. (Jan 2012)
  • Every American family is its own little melting pot. (Aug 2011)
  • 1990s: espoused anti-masturbation; porn is akin to adultery. (Sep 2010)
Christine O`Donnell on Foreign Policy
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  • Maintain US sovereignty; limit supernational organizations. (Nov 2010)
  • China could take us over monetarily before militarily. (Oct 2010)
Christine O`Donnell on Free Trade
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  • No global taxes to the UN. (Aug 2008)
Christine O`Donnell on Government Reform
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  • Cancel unspent stimulus; freeze spending & hiring. (Oct 2010)
  • Private sector solutions over growth of government. (Sep 2010)
  • Deal With Delaware: I will limit myself to two terms. (May 2008)
  • Pledges only 2 terms, so decisions not based on keeping seat. (Aug 2006)
  • Identify constitutionality in every new congressional bill. (Jul 2010)
  • Audit federal agencies, to reform or eliminate them. (Jul 2010)
  • Moratorium on all earmarks until budget is balanced. (Jul 2010)
Christine O`Donnell on Gun Control
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  • Strong support of 2nd Amendment rights. (Aug 2010)
  • Rated AQ by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record. (Aug 2010)
Christine O`Donnell on Health Care
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  • OpEd: Medicare vouchers dwindle in value after 2021. (Jan 2012)
  • Cared for grandmother dying of Alzheimers. (Aug 2011)
  • ObamaCare is insurance reform, not health care reform. (Oct 2010)
  • 1/4 of Democrats now oppose ObamaCare, as costs skyrocket. (Oct 2010)
  • ObamaCare puts Uncle Sam in the examination room. (Oct 2010)
  • Avoid ER expenses by cross-state catastrophic insurance. (Oct 2010)
  • Full repeal of invasive & intrusive healthcare law. (Sep 2010)
  • Defund, repeal, & replace federal care with free market. (Jul 2010)
  • Repeal any federal health care takeover. (Jul 2010)
Christine O`Donnell on Homeland Security
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  • Let military decide "don't ask, don't tell" on its own. (Oct 2010)
  • Don't give terrorists Miranda-ized rights. (Oct 2010)
  • Don't grant terrorists precious Constitutional rights. (Aug 2010)
Christine O`Donnell on Immigration
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  • Put virtual fence on border; don't reward those who cheat. (Oct 2010)
  • Ease pathway to citizenship for legal immigrants. (Oct 2010)
  • Employer penalties for hiring illegal aliens. (Aug 2008)
  • Make English America’s ONE official language. (Aug 2008)
  • Opposes granting amnesty to illegal immigrants. (Sep 2010)
  • Supports full implementation of current border security laws. (Sep 2010)
Christine O`Donnell on Jobs
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  • Unemployment under Coons has doubled in two years. (Oct 2010)
Christine O`Donnell on Principles & Values
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  • Social issues activist prior to Senate run. (Jan 2012)
  • Raised $7.5M in Senate race, 90% from outside of Delaware. (Jan 2012)
  • Advised new Tea Party members against Congressional perks. (Jan 2012)
  • Inspire real people to engage in the political process. (Aug 2011)
  • Parable of the Peanuts: instill hard work and determination. (Aug 2011)
  • If I were a witch, I'd've turned Karl Rove into a supporter. (Aug 2011)
  • Values that built America can still rebuild a great nation. (Aug 2011)
  • I am not a witch; the Constitution is my guide. (Oct 2010)
  • Decision to black out national media from DE debates. (Sep 2010)
  • Charged with spending $20K after campaign had ended. (Sep 2010)
  • Bases campaign on “Deal with Delaware”. (Aug 2006)
  • Member of the Tea Party movement. (Aug 2010)
Christine O`Donnell on Social Security
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Christine O`Donnell on Tax Reform
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  • Recession-proof government tells us we're not taxed enough. (Aug 2011)
  • 2011 tax hikes will cost $10,000 per family. (Oct 2010)
  • Two-year tax holiday on the capital gains tax. (Oct 2010)
  • Small business owners earn $300K and need tax cuts too. (Oct 2010)
  • Deal With Delaware: I will never vote to increase taxes. (May 2008)
  • Pledges to never increase taxes. (Aug 2006)
  • Adopt a single-rate tax system. (Jul 2010)
  • Repeal tax hikes in capital gains and death tax. (Jul 2010)
Christine O`Donnell on Technology
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Christine O`Donnell on War & Peace
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  • No random withdrawal; leave when Afghanis reach benchmarks. (Oct 2010)
  • Strategy for bringing troops home from Iraq: Victory. (Nov 2008)
  • Strategy to bring troops home from Iraq: it’s called victory. (Aug 2008)
  • Consider military action against Iran. (Sep 2006)
  • Stay in Iraq until its government is stable. (Sep 2006)
Christine O`Donnell on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(-3 points on Social scale)
Endorsed by Family Research Council & anti-abortion groups: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Adult stem cell research over embryonic stem cell research: Opposes topic 1
Deal With Delaware: I will always vote in favor of life: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Pledges to always vote in favor of life: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Opposes giving legal protection to unborn children: Strongly Favors topic 1
No opinion on topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(-5 points on Social scale)
Let military decide "don't ask, don't tell" on its own: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Opposes Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA): Opposes topic 3
Favors topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(-3 points on Social scale)
Pledge of Allegiance should include "Under God": Favors topic 4
Strongly Opposes topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(+5 points on Economic scale)
ObamaCare is insurance reform, not health care reform: Strongly Opposes topic 5
1/4 of Democrats now oppose ObamaCare, as costs skyrocket: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Defund, repeal, & replace federal care with free market: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Repeal any federal health care takeover: Strongly Opposes topic 5
No opinion on topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(0 points on Economic scale)
Federal funding provides better continuity: Opposes topic 7
Supports less federal & more local control of education: Favors topic 7
Strongly Favors topic 8:
EPA regulations are too restrictive
(-5 points on Social scale)
Endorsed Targeted as "Dirty Dozen" for anti-environmentalism: Strongly Favors topic 8
No opinion on topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(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)
Strong support of 2nd Amendment rights: Strongly Favors topic 10
Rated AQ by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Deal With Delaware: I will never vote to increase taxes: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Pledges to never increase taxes: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Adopt a single-rate tax system: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Repeal tax hikes in capital gains and death tax: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Strongly Opposes topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(-5 points on Social scale)
Ease pathway to citizenship for legal immigrants: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Employer penalties for hiring illegal aliens: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Make English America’s ONE official language: Opposes topic 12
Opposes granting amnesty to illegal immigrants: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Supports full implementation of current border security laws: Strongly Opposes topic 12
No opinion on topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Favors topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Maintain US sovereignty; limit supernational organizations: Favors topic 14
No global taxes to the UN: Favors topic 14
Strongly Favors topic 15:
Expand the military
(-5 points on Social scale)
Consider military action against Iran: Strongly Favors topic 15
No opinion on topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
(0 points on Social scale)
Citizens United overturns limits on First Amendment: Strongly Opposes topic 16
Deal With Delaware: I will limit myself to two terms: Favors topic 16
Pledges only 2 terms, so decisions not based on keeping seat: Favors topic 16
Opposes topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
(-3 points on Social scale)
No random withdrawal; leave when Afghanis reach benchmarks: Strongly Opposes topic 17
Strategy for bringing troops home from Iraq: Victory: Strongly Opposes topic 17
Strategy to bring troops home from Iraq: it’s called victory: Strongly Favors topic 17
Stay in Iraq until its government is stable: Strongly Opposes topic 17
Strongly Opposes topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Cap-and-trade is at the expense of our citizens: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Increase oil refinery capacity; drill offshore for oil: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Build more oil refineries to reduce gas prices: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Cap-and-trade has no impact on global temperatures: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Explore proven energy reserves & keep energy prices low: Opposes topic 18
Opposes passage of Cap-and-Trade energy legislation: Strongly Opposes topic 18
No opinion on topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Cancel unspent stimulus; freeze spending & hiring: Opposes topic 20
Two-year tax holiday on the capital gains tax: Strongly Opposes topic 20
Small business owners earn $300K and need tax cuts too: Strongly Opposes topic 20
Limit federal spending growth to per-capita inflation rate: Strongly Opposes topic 20

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