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Elizabeth Emken on Abortion
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  • Respects the sanctity of life and will fight to uphold it. (Mar 2010)
  • Opposes public abortion funding. (Oct 2012)
  • Opposes churches providing birth control. (Oct 2012)
Elizabeth Emken on Budget & Economy
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  • To jumpstart economy, recognize central role of job creators. (Jun 2012)
  • Robust growth produces more revenue; reduce spending now. (May 2012)
  • Supports balanced budget amendment. (May 2012)
  • Supports a constitutional BBA. (Oct 2012)
Elizabeth Emken on Civil Rights
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  • Define marriage as between one man and one woman. (Jun 2012)
  • Equal pay for women should start with politicians' staffers. (May 2012)
  • Supports defining traditional marriage. (Oct 2012)
Elizabeth Emken on Corporations
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  • Foster free market capitalism; promote business growth. (Aug 2012)
  • Balance new regulations by repealing old ones. (May 2012)
  • Relentlessly pursue free market capitalism. (Jan 2012)
Elizabeth Emken on Crime
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  • Endorsed by author of 1994 Three Strikes law. (Feb 2012)
Elizabeth Emken on Drugs
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Elizabeth Emken on Education
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Elizabeth Emken on Energy & Oil
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  • US should be drilling for oil in ANWR to reduce gas prices. (Apr 2012)
Elizabeth Emken on Environment
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  • Invest in water storage reservoir infrastructure projects. (Jun 2012)
Elizabeth Emken on Families & Children
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Elizabeth Emken on Foreign Policy
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Elizabeth Emken on Free Trade
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  • Free trade is a defining and great characteristic of US. (Feb 2012)
Elizabeth Emken on Government Reform
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  • Moratorium on new regulations exceeding $100 million. (Jun 2012)
  • Good ol' boys in Congress aren't open to citizens. (May 2012)
Elizabeth Emken on Gun Control
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  • Opposes Senator Feinstein's "gun control agenda". (Feb 2012)
  • Opposes restricting the Second Amendment. (Oct 2012)
Elizabeth Emken on Health Care
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  • Government-run health care is not the solution. (May 2012)
  • ObamaCare is poorly written and it needs to repealed. (May 2012)
  • The federal government should not provide healthcare. (Mar 2012)
  • Supports repealing ObamaCare. (Oct 2012)
Elizabeth Emken on Homeland Security
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  • Advocated for support totaling $24 million for veterans. (Jun 2012)
Elizabeth Emken on Immigration
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  • Comprehensive solution that starts by securing our borders. (May 2012)
  • Against amnesty because it would make problem worse. (Mar 2012)
Elizabeth Emken on Jobs
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  • Public unions have too much political influence. (May 2012)
Elizabeth Emken on Principles & Values
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  • Feinstein is arrogant and dismissive for not debating. (Oct 2012)
  • Wins primary slot against 14 Republicans and 5 Democrats. (Jun 2012)
Elizabeth Emken on Social Security
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  • Never alter or limit current benefits. (Aug 2012)
  • Safeguard Social Security for seniors with means test. (Apr 2012)
Elizabeth Emken on Tax Reform
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  • I am committed to lower taxes & reduced federal spending. (Jan 2012)
  • Opposes increasing tax rates. (Oct 2012)
  • Supports eliminating the inheritance tax. (Oct 2012)
Elizabeth Emken on Technology
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Elizabeth Emken on War & Peace
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  • More US troops to Afghanistan--we must win this war. (Jun 2012)
  • We are better off for having removed Saddam Hussein. (Jun 2012)
Elizabeth Emken on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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Based on these stances:
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Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's right
(-5 points on Social scale)
Respects the sanctity of life and will fight to uphold it: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Opposes public abortion funding: Opposes topic 1
Opposes churches providing birth control: Opposes topic 1
Favors topic 2:
Require hiring more women & minorities
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Equal pay for women should start with politicians' staffers: Favors topic 2
Strongly Opposes topic 3:
Same-sex domestic partnership benefits
(-5 points on Social scale)
Define marriage as between one man and one woman: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Supports defining traditional marriage: Opposes 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)
No opinion on topic 8:
Death Penalty
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Favors topic 9:
Mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws
(-3 points on Social scale)
Endorsed by author of 1994 Three Strikes law: Favors topic 9
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Opposes Senator Feinstein's "gun control agenda": Strongly Favors topic 10
Opposes restricting the Second Amendment: Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Government-run health care is not the solution: Strongly Opposes topic 5
ObamaCare is poorly written and it needs to repealed: Strongly Opposes topic 5
The federal government should not provide healthcare: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Supports repealing ObamaCare: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Strongly Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Never alter or limit current benefits: Opposes topic 6
Safeguard Social Security for seniors with means test: Strongly Opposes 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)
US should be drilling for oil in ANWR to reduce gas prices: 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)
Relentlessly pursue free market capitalism: Strongly Opposes topic 11
I am committed to lower taxes & reduced federal spending: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Opposes increasing tax rates: Opposes topic 11
Supports eliminating the inheritance tax: Opposes topic 11
Strongly Opposes topic 12:
Illegal immigrants earn citizenship
(-5 points on Social scale)
Against amnesty because it would make problem worse: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Strongly Favors topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Free trade is a defining and great characteristic of US: Strongly Favors topic 13
Favors topic 15:
Expand the armed forces
(-3 points on Social scale)
Advocated for support totaling $24 million for veterans: Favors topic 15
Favors topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Good ol' boys in Congress aren't open to citizens: 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 & Afghanistan
(-5 points on Social scale)
More US troops to Afghanistan--we must win this war: Strongly Opposes topic 17
We are better off for having removed Saddam Hussein: Strongly Opposes topic 17

Elizabeth Emken is a Moderate Conservative.
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