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Doug Truax on Abortion
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  • Calls himself "very pro-life" & supports limiting abortion. (Oct 2013)
Doug Truax on Budget & Economy
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Doug Truax on Civil Rights
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  • Uphold one-man, one-woman definition, but let states decide. (Oct 2013)
Doug Truax on Corporations
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Doug Truax on Crime
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  • Justice means making sure wrong gets punished. (Oct 2013)
Doug Truax on Drugs
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  • Medical marijuana is a state issue. (Feb 2014)
Doug Truax on Education
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  • Allow parents and students more choices. (Feb 2014)
Doug Truax on Energy & Oil
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Doug Truax on Environment
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Doug Truax on Families & Children
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Doug Truax on Foreign Policy
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  • End Obama's "lead from behind" approach to foreign policy. (Feb 2014)
Doug Truax on Free Trade
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  • Market-based competition instead of bureaucratic decisions. (Oct 2013)
Doug Truax on Government Reform
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  • Political class fails to put interests of taxpayers first. (Dec 2013)
  • Return to Confidence: stop expanding federal government. (Nov 2013)
  • Without accountability & transparency, power corrupts. (Oct 2013)
Doug Truax on Gun Control
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  • Hearings on "Stand Your Ground" laws don't address issue. (Nov 2013)
Doug Truax on Health Care
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  • ObamaCare is a disaster based on ideology. (Nov 2013)
  • AdWatch: ObamaCare does more harm to middle class than good. (Nov 2013)
Doug Truax on Homeland Security
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  • Learned about duty, honor and country at West Point. (Oct 2013)
  • Ok to interrogate jihadists using any means necessary. (Oct 2013)
Doug Truax on Immigration
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  • First secure the border, then no comprehensive reform. (Feb 2014)
  • Secure the border, but wary of comprehensive solutions. (Feb 2014)
Doug Truax on Jobs
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Doug Truax on Principles & Values
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  • Unalienable rights are granted by God, not by government. (Feb 2014)
  • The Great Experiment known as America shines brightly. (Nov 2013)
Doug Truax on Social Security
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Doug Truax on Tax Reform
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Doug Truax on Technology
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Doug Truax on War & Peace
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Doug Truax on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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VoteMatch Question & Answer
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Based on these stances:
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Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(-5 points on Social scale)
Calls himself "very pro-life" & supports limiting abortion: Strongly Opposes topic 1
No opinion on topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Opposes topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(-3 points on Social scale)
Uphold one-man, one-woman definition, but let states decide: Opposes topic 3
Favors topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(-3 points on Social scale)
Unalienable rights are granted by God, not by government: Favors topic 4
Strongly Opposes topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(+5 points on Economic scale)
ObamaCare is a disaster based on ideology: Strongly Opposes topic 5
AdWatch: ObamaCare does more harm to middle class than good: Strongly Opposes topic 5
No opinion on topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Opposes topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Allow parents and students more choices: Opposes topic 7
No opinion on topic 8:
Clean air and water are property rights
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Favors topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(-3 points on Social scale)
Justice means making sure wrong gets punished: Favors topic 9
Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Hearings on "Stand Your Ground" laws don't address issue: Favors topic 10
Opposes topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Political class fails to put interests of taxpayers first: Opposes topic 11
Strongly Opposes topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(-5 points on Social scale)
First secure the border, then no comprehensive reform: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Secure the border, but wary of comprehensive solutions: Opposes topic 12
Favors topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Market-based competition instead of bureaucratic decisions: Favors topic 13
Favors topic 14:
Maintain US sovereignty from UN
(+2 points on Economic scale)
End Obama's "lead from behind" approach to foreign policy: Favors topic 14
The Great Experiment known as America shines brightly: Favors topic 14
Favors topic 15:
Expand the military
(-3 points on Social scale)
Learned about duty, honor and country at West Point: Favors topic 15
Favors topic 16:
Stricter limits on voting rights
(-3 points on Social scale)
Without accountability & transparency, power corrupts: Favors topic 16
No opinion on topic 17:
Stay out of Iran
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Opposes topic 19:
Never legalize marijuana
(+2 points on Social scale)
Medical marijuana is a state issue: Opposes topic 19
Strongly Opposes topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Return to Confidence: stop expanding federal government: Strongly Opposes topic 20

Doug Truax is a Moderate Conservative.
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