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Elizabeth Warren on Abortion
Click here for 9 full quotes on Abortion OR background on Abortion.
  • No bankruptcy for pro-life groups to avoid court levies. (Apr 2014)
  • No Supreme Court nominees who oppose legal abortion. (Sep 2012)
  • Staunch Pro-Abortion stance. (Aug 2011)
  • Supports public abortion funding. (Oct 2012)
  • Supports churches providing birth control. (Oct 2012)
  • Ban anti-abortion limitations on abortion services. (Nov 2013)
  • Access safe, legal abortion without restrictions. (Jan 2015)
  • Keep federal funding for family planning clinics. (Mar 2017)
  • Endorsed Endorsed by EMILY's list for pro-choice Democratic women. (Aug 2012)
Elizabeth Warren on Budget & Economy
Click here for 17 full quotes on Budget & Economy OR background on Budget & Economy.
  • Regulations built economic stability after 1930s. (Apr 2017)
  • Separate consumer banking from risks on Wall Street. (Apr 2017)
  • A generation of I-got-mine policy-making has failed. (Apr 2016)
  • Middle class grows economy, not financial sector. (Nov 2014)
  • When risk & cost aren't disclosed, it's bad for our country. (Nov 2014)
  • Banking lobbyists fought me on bank consumer protection. (Apr 2014)
  • Bankruptcy is due to job loss or divorce, not deadbeats. (Apr 2014)
  • 2005 bankruptcy law: great for companies & bad for families. (Apr 2014)
  • Everyone hated "Too Big To Fail" except bankers who benefit. (Apr 2014)
  • Make bank complaint hotline public, to force self-policing. (Apr 2014)
  • How we spend federal money is about choices. (Apr 2014)
  • Financial crisis due to deregulation, not boom-bust cycle. (Apr 2014)
  • Balanced approach to deficit reduction. (Sep 2012)
  • Deregulation has created Wild West conditions at banks. (Nov 2011)
  • Increased financial transparency and accountability. (Apr 2010)
  • Harsher rules on credit agencies. (Apr 2010)
  • Opposes a constitutional BBA. (Oct 2012)
Elizabeth Warren on Civil Rights
Click here for 12 full quotes on Civil Rights OR background on Civil Rights.
  • Battle bigotry--wherever, whenever, whatever. (Apr 2017)
  • Build future for ALL our kids, including transgendered. (Apr 2014)
  • Native American heritage from mother in Oklahoma territory. (Apr 2014)
  • We need a reliable vote for equal pay for equal work. (Oct 2012)
  • Warren has fought for women throughout her career. (Jan 2012)
  • Repeal DOMA; repeal DADT; support ENDA. (Dec 2011)
  • Voted YES on reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act. (Feb 2013)
  • Opposes defining traditional marriage. (Oct 2012)
  • Endorsed by The Feminist Majority indicating a pro-women's rights stance. (Aug 2012)
  • Enforce against wage discrimination based on gender. (Jan 2013)
  • Enforce against anti-gay discrimination in public schools. (Jun 2013)
  • Let states recognize same sex marriage. (Jan 2015)
Elizabeth Warren on Corporations
Click here for 22 full quotes on Corporations OR background on Corporations.
  • Trickle-down economics overturns FDR-defined system. (Apr 2017)
  • Trickle-down is a lie, and has been a lie for 37 years. (Apr 2017)
  • 2008: Should have broken up bailed-out banks. (Apr 2017)
  • I share the frustration of Occupy Wall Street. (Nov 2014)
  • In 1980s, cops were taken off the beat in financial services. (Apr 2014)
  • Banks are larger now than when "Too Big To Fail" in 2008. (Apr 2014)
  • 2010 Time cover story: The sheriff of Wall Street. (Apr 2014)
  • My gaffe: Created intellectual foundation for Occupy Wall St. (Apr 2014)
  • Corporations are not people; but system is rigged for them. (Apr 2014)
  • FactCheck: negotiated insurance deal for asbestos victims. (Apr 2014)
  • FactCheck: Insurers should pay victims, plus future immunity. (Sep 2012)
  • People feel like the system is rigged, because it is. (Sep 2012)
  • Rebuild the middle class instead of CEO tax breaks. (Dec 2011)
  • Same rules for trillion-dollar institutions as rest of us. (Nov 2011)
  • Bankruptcies result from mishaps, not from gaming the system. (Sep 2011)
  • Plenty of people look out for billion dollar corporations. (Sep 2011)
  • Small businesses need a level playing field. (Sep 2011)
  • New regulatory regime to protect financial consumers. (Oct 2010)
  • Scourge of the banking industry, on behalf of consumers. (May 2010)
  • Businesses aren't guilty over bankruptcy; neither should you. (Oct 2007)
  • Apply consumer protection rules to banks. (Jul 2007)
  • Restrict corporate use of consumer mandatory arbitration. (Aug 2016)
Elizabeth Warren on Crime
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  • Supports anti-gang, safe neighborhood initiatives. (Jul 2016)
  • Unfair: Kid in trouble for petty theft; CEO steals billions. (Feb 2016)
  • Advocates stiff punishment for corporate offenders. (Jan 2016)
  • Oppose death penalty but won't fight it for Marathon Bomber. (Jan 2014)
  • Rated 64% by the NAPO, indicating a moderate stance on police issues. (Dec 2014)
Elizabeth Warren on Drugs
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  • Legalizing marijuana will reduce opioid deaths. (Feb 2016)
  • Opposes the outright legalization of marijuana. (Apr 2012)
  • Rated B by NORML, indicating a pro-drug-reform stance. (Nov 2016)
  • Immunity for banks offering services to marijuana businesses. (Jul 2015)
  • Criminalize imports of opioid precursors. (Feb 2017)
Elizabeth Warren on Education
Click here for 8 full quotes on Education OR background on Education.
  • Why should government earn $174B profit on student loans? (Apr 2017)
  • Preserve Head Start and school lunch programs. (Jul 2016)
  • Invest in public education & universal preschool. (Apr 2016)
  • Give college students the same deal as corporations get. (Nov 2014)
  • Allow refinancing student loans; it's a crushing $1.2T. (May 2014)
  • Bank on Students Act: reduce student loan interest rates. (Apr 2014)
  • Focus on public schools & public universities. (Sep 2011)
  • Comprehensive sex ed for sexually-active adolescents. (Oct 2013)
Elizabeth Warren on Energy & Oil
Click here for 8 full quotes on Energy & Oil OR background on Energy & Oil.
  • BP fined $42B for 2010 explosion, then deducted it on taxes. (Apr 2017)
  • Cannot support export bill just cause big oil does. (Apr 2016)
  • Invest now in 21st-century energy. (Nov 2014)
  • Invest in our kids instead of subsidizing Big oil. (Apr 2014)
  • Invest in energy technology instead of subsidizing Big Oil. (Apr 2014)
  • Transition to green energy now for long-term growth. (Sep 2012)
  • Lead the world in using green technology. (Sep 2011)
  • 50% clean and carbon free electricity by 2030. (Mar 2016)
Elizabeth Warren on Environment
Click here for 4 full quotes on Environment OR background on Environment.
  • Collective trusts for asbestos victims, not individual cases. (Apr 2014)
  • Endorsed by Sierra Club and Clean Water Action. (Apr 2012)
  • Voted YES on protecting ocean, coastal, and Great Lakes ecosystems. (May 2013)
  • Require labeling genetically engineered food. (Nov 2013)
Elizabeth Warren on Families & Children
Click here for 3 full quotes on Families & Children OR background on Families & Children.
  • I grew up in a family on the ragged edge of the middle class. (Sep 2012)
  • Talk about families from perspective of mother & grandmother. (Oct 2011)
  • More funding & services for victims of domestic violence. (Jan 2013)
Elizabeth Warren on Foreign Policy
Click here for 3 full quotes on Foreign Policy OR background on Foreign Policy.
  • Unequivocally support Israel's qualitative military edge. (Jul 2016)
  • No UN membership for Palestine until two-state solution. (Jul 2016)
  • Military action that kill civilians may create radicalism. ()
Elizabeth Warren on Free Trade
Click here for 13 full quotes on Free Trade OR background on Free Trade.
  • Alternative to bad trade deals is not to shut down all trade. (Apr 2017)
  • Why can corporations sue on trade deals, but workers can't? (Apr 2017)
  • Middle-class are angry at trade deals. (Apr 2017)
  • Strong export economy means influence around the world. (Jul 2016)
  • Key is fair, enforceable agreements that protect workers. (Jun 2015)
  • Against a Pacific Trade Deal that only works for rich. (Apr 2015)
  • Make trade deals transparent, even if that causes opposition. (Nov 2014)
  • Trade deals are Christmas gifts for big corporations. (Nov 2014)
  • No secrecy in Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations. (Aug 2014)
  • Make things & sell things to the rest of the world. (Dec 2011)
  • Fair trade respecting worker rights and environment. (Sep 2011)
  • Fight Chinese predatory trade practices on car tires. (Sep 2014)
  • Voted FOR reauthorizing Ex-Im Bank. (Oct 2015)
Elizabeth Warren on Government Reform
Click here for 8 full quotes on Government Reform OR background on Government Reform.
  • Electing judges is a slippery slope to judges for sale. (Apr 2017)
  • OpEd: Bullies regulated companies into donation disclosure. (Nov 2014)
  • It's THEIR money & power against OUR voices & votes. (May 2014)
  • Instead of voter suppression, do everything to help register. (Apr 2014)
  • Overcome Wall Street's lobbyists & Congress' dirty tricks. (Dec 2011)
  • Congress must represent the people and be held accountable. (Apr 2010)
  • Matching fund for small donors, with debate requirements. (Feb 2013)
  • Public financing of federal campaigns by voter vouchers. (Feb 2015)
Elizabeth Warren on Gun Control
Click here for 7 full quotes on Gun Control OR background on Gun Control.
  • Huge difference between sportsmen's guns and assault weapons. (Nov 2014)
  • Handguns kill 8 kids a day; why don't we mobilize? (Apr 2014)
  • Extend the federal assault weapons ban. (Jul 2012)
  • Supports gun control. (Aug 2011)
  • Voted YES on banning high-capacity magazines of over 10 bullets. (Apr 2013)
  • Supports restricting the Second Amendment. (Oct 2012)
  • Ban large-capacity ammunition. (Jan 2013)
Elizabeth Warren on Health Care
Click here for 11 full quotes on Health Care OR background on Health Care.
  • Too many huge federal giveaways to the drug industry. (Nov 2016)
  • Insurance isn't on/off: real coverage vs. faux coverage. (Nov 2014)
  • Obvious solution is universal single-payer healthcare. (Nov 2014)
  • No Medicare vouchers and no privatization. (Nov 2014)
  • Healthcare costs higher now than in 1970s. (Apr 2014)
  • ObamaCare provides free preventive care for women. (Aug 2012)
  • No privatizing Medicare, nor voucher program. (Jul 2012)
  • Supports the President's Affordable Care Act. (Mar 2012)
  • Medical problems cause 750,000 bankruptcies each year. (Oct 2007)
  • Opposes repealing ObamaCare. (Oct 2012)
  • Keep ObamaCare's prevention, treatment, & recovery services. (Feb 2017)
Elizabeth Warren on Homeland Security
Click here for 8 full quotes on Homeland Security OR background on Homeland Security.
  • Reagan military spending meant more bombs & fewer textbooks. (Apr 2017)
  • Address predatory lending targeting young military enlistees. (Apr 2014)
  • Reduce size of standing army to reduce deficit. (Oct 2012)
  • Not a good idea to strip terrorists of citizenship. (Oct 2011)
  • #1 responsibility: protect Americans from terrorism. (Oct 2011)
  • Non-proliferation includes disposing of nuclear materials. (Aug 2014)
  • End bulk data collection under USA PATRIOT Act. (Oct 2013)
  • Exempt Veterans Affairs from federal hiring freeze. (Jan 2017)
Elizabeth Warren on Immigration
Click here for 7 full quotes on Immigration OR background on Immigration.
  • Supports President Obama's immigration reform. (Nov 2014)
  • Support the DREAM Act: let immigrants into army or college. (Nov 2014)
  • Strongly supports the DREAM Act. (Oct 2012)
  • Support the DREAM Act: Let kids stay. (Jun 2012)
  • Opposes "Secure Communities" immigration enforcement program. (Dec 2011)
  • Bring people out of shadow economy & help social security. ()
  • Provide lawyers and evidence for children being deported. (Apr 2016)
Elizabeth Warren on Jobs
Click here for 13 full quotes on Jobs OR background on Jobs.
  • Workers earning $7.25 cannot keep above poverty line. (Apr 2017)
  • How to advance when "flex work" requires 24/7 availability? (Apr 2017)
  • Republican majority could ring death knell to unions. (Apr 2017)
  • Make it easier for workers to organize. (Nov 2014)
  • Minimum wage workers haven't gotten a raise in 7 years. (Nov 2014)
  • Before CFPA, banks themselves chose bank regulators. (Apr 2014)
  • Unions fight for their workers; not like corporate lobbyists. (Apr 2014)
  • Say the word long and loud: "Union!". (Apr 2014)
  • Social Contract: Americans don't become wealthy in isolation. (Sep 2011)
  • Make it easier for workers who want to organize. (Sep 2011)
  • Hardworking families are the real economy. (Apr 2010)
  • Raise the minimum wage to $10.10 per hour by 2016. (Jan 2014)
  • Let Senate cafeteria workers organize their own union. (Nov 2015)
Elizabeth Warren on Principles & Values
Click here for 17 full quotes on Principles & Values OR background on Principles & Values.
  • Calling me "Pocahontas" is a racial slur. (Dec 2017)
  • Dropped out of college at age 19 to get married. (Apr 2017)
  • We cannot let the American Dream die. (Apr 2017)
  • Scapegoating the "other" lets rich guys run America. (Apr 2017)
  • We need to fight hard, tirelessly for our core principles. (Apr 2017)
  • Fight back against band of billionaires, bankers, & bigots. (Apr 2017)
  • Supported Republicans for years prior to political career. (Nov 2014)
  • Registered Independent & Republican in Pennsylvania in 1990s. (Apr 2014)
  • Fauxcahontas: Accused of using Indian heritage for gain. (Apr 2014)
  • Favorite Bible verse: Matthew 25:40. (Apr 2014)
  • My family is part Cherokee and I can't change who I am. (Sep 2012)
  • My Indian heritage played no role in Harvard hiring. (Sep 2012)
  • My father's family rejected my mother's Indian heritage. (Sep 2012)
  • I know I'm 1/32 Cherokee because my mother told me so. (May 2012)
  • Created intellectual foundation for Occupy Wall Street. (Oct 2011)
  • Religious freedom means no religious registry. (Jan 2017)
  • Question Trump on Emoluments clause. (May 2017)
Elizabeth Warren on Social Security
Click here for 6 full quotes on Social Security OR background on Social Security.
  • Retirement benefits are about our values, not about math. (Nov 2014)
  • No unnecessary cuts or risky privatization schemes. (Jul 2012)
  • Modest changes will save Social Security, not privatization. (Apr 2012)
  • Opposes investing part of your payroll tax. (Oct 2012)
  • Sponsored keeping CPI for benefits instead of lower "Chained CPI". (Apr 2013)
  • Rated 100% by ARA, indicating a pro-Trust Fund stance. (Jan 2013)
Elizabeth Warren on Tax Reform
Click here for 6 full quotes on Tax Reform OR background on Tax Reform.
  • Reagan tax cuts reduces revenue and increase national debt. (Apr 2017)
  • Demand the wealthy pay their fair share of taxes. (Apr 2017)
  • Who pays? Everyone, or just the little guys? (Apr 2014)
  • Stop protecting loopholes for millionaires. (Sep 2012)
  • End tax breaks to the already-rich and already-powerful. (Jan 2012)
  • Supports increasing tax rates. (Oct 2012)
Elizabeth Warren on Technology
Click here for 12 full quotes on Technology OR background on Technology.
  • Public spending on research is investing in ideas. (Apr 2017)
  • China spends 8.6% of GDP on infrastructure; we spend 2.5%. (Apr 2017)
  • Middle class built by investing in infrastructure & research. (Apr 2016)
  • Upgrade our aging roads, mass transit, & water lines. (Nov 2014)
  • End bulk collection of phone records. (Aug 2014)
  • Would you prefer air travel without any FAA? (Apr 2014)
  • Nothing pro-business about crumbling roads and bridges. (Apr 2014)
  • Increase research for new industries in Massachusetts. (Dec 2011)
  • Upgrade our aging infrastructure and invest in the future. (Dec 2011)
  • Push for spending on infrastructure. (Nov 2011)
  • Voted YES on authorizing states to collect Internet sales taxes. (May 2013)
  • Support Lifeline program for low-income broadband. (Feb 2017)
Elizabeth Warren on War & Peace
Click here for 6 full quotes on War & Peace OR background on War & Peace.
  • Strong sanctions against Iranian nukes, with other countries. (Nov 2014)
  • Bring US troops home from Afghanistan before 2014. (Oct 2012)
  • Take nothing off the table with Iran's nuclear weapon. (Sep 2012)
  • Get out of Afghanistan as fast as possible. (Dec 2011)
  • Military action possible to stop Iranian nukes. (Oct 2011)
  • Iran must accept long-term intrusive nuke inspection. (Mar 2014)
Elizabeth Warren on Welfare & Poverty
Click here for 5 full quotes on Welfare & Poverty OR background on Welfare & Poverty.
  • Rental market has discrimination just like housing market. (Apr 2017)
  • Strong safety net is needed now more than ever. (Apr 2016)
  • Those in poverty fight for crumbs left over from the wealthy. (Nov 2014)
  • Nobody should work full-time and still live in poverty. (May 2014)
  • Foreclosures made recession's biggest victims. (May 2010)


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Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(+5 points on Social scale)
No Supreme Court nominees who oppose legal abortion: Strongly Favors topic 1
Staunch Pro-Abortion stance: Strongly Favors topic 1
Supports public abortion funding: Strongly Favors topic 1
Supports churches providing birth control: Strongly Favors topic 1
Ban anti-abortion limitations on abortion services: Strongly Favors topic 1
Access safe, legal abortion without restrictions: Strongly Favors topic 1
Keep federal funding for family planning clinics: Strongly Favors topic 1
Endorsed Endorsed by EMILY's list for pro-choice Democratic women: Strongly Favors topic 1
Strongly Favors topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Calling me "Pocahontas" is a racial slur: Favors topic 2
Battle bigotry--wherever, whenever, whatever: Strongly Favors topic 2
Rental market has discrimination just like housing market: Favors topic 2
We need a reliable vote for equal pay for equal work: Strongly Favors topic 2
Warren has fought for women throughout her career: Favors topic 2
Endorsed by The Feminist Majority indicating a pro-women's rights stance: Strongly Favors topic 2
More funding & services for victims of domestic violence: Strongly Favors topic 2
Enforce against wage discrimination based on gender: Strongly Favors topic 2
YES on reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act: Favors topic 2
Strongly Favors topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(+5 points on Social scale)
Build future for ALL our kids, including transgendered: Strongly Favors topic 3
Repeal DOMA; repeal DADT; support ENDA: Strongly Favors topic 3
Opposes defining traditional marriage: Strongly Favors topic 3
Enforce against anti-gay discrimination in public schools: Strongly Favors topic 3
Let states recognize same sex marriage: Favors topic 3
Strongly Opposes topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(+5 points on Social scale)
Comprehensive sex ed for sexually-active adolescents: Opposes topic 4
Religious freedom means no religious registry: Strongly Opposes topic 4
Strongly Favors topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Too many huge federal giveaways to the drug industry: Opposes topic 5
Insurance isn't on/off: real coverage vs. faux coverage: Strongly Favors topic 5
Obvious solution is universal single-payer healthcare: Strongly Favors topic 5
No Medicare vouchers and no privatization: Favors topic 5
ObamaCare provides free preventive care for women: Strongly Favors topic 5
No privatizing Medicare, nor voucher program: Strongly Favors topic 5
Supports the President's Affordable Care Act: Strongly Favors topic 5
Opposes repealing ObamaCare: Strongly Favors topic 5
Strongly Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Retirement benefits are about our values, not about math: Strongly Opposes topic 6
No unnecessary cuts or risky privatization schemes: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Modest changes will save Social Security, not privatization: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Opposes investing part of your payroll tax: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Sponsored keeping CPI for benefits instead of lower "Chained CPI": Strongly Opposes topic 6
Rated 100% by ARA, indicating a pro-Trust Fund stance: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Strongly Opposes topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Invest in public education & universal preschool: Strongly Opposes topic 7
Focus on public schools & public universities: Opposes topic 7
Strongly Opposes topic 8:
Fight EPA regulatory over-reach
(+5 points on Social scale)
Endorsed by Sierra Club and Clean Water Action: Strongly Opposes topic 8
Upgrade our aging infrastructure and invest in the future: Opposes topic 8
Require labeling genetically engineered food: Opposes topic 8
YES on protecting ocean, coastal, and Great Lakes ecosystems: Opposes topic 8
Favors topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(-3 points on Social scale)
Supports anti-gang, safe neighborhood initiatives: Favors topic 9
Unfair: Kid in trouble for petty theft; CEO steals billions: Strongly Favors topic 9
Advocates stiff punishment for corporate offenders: Strongly Favors topic 9
Oppose death penalty but won't fight it for Marathon Bomber: Opposes topic 9
Rated 64% by the NAPO, indicating a moderate stance on police issues: Neutral on topic 9
Strongly Opposes topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Huge difference between sportsmen's guns and assault weapons: Strongly Opposes topic 10
Handguns kill 8 kids a day; why don't we mobilize?: Strongly Opposes topic 10
Extend the federal assault weapons ban: Strongly Opposes topic 10
Supports gun control: Opposes topic 10
Supports restricting the Second Amendment: Strongly Opposes topic 10
Ban large-capacity ammunition: Opposes topic 10
YES on banning high-capacity magazines of over 10 bullets: Strongly Opposes topic 10
Strongly Favors topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Demand the wealthy pay their fair share of taxes: Strongly Favors topic 11
Balanced approach to deficit reduction: Favors topic 11
Stop protecting loopholes for millionaires: Strongly Favors topic 11
Rebuild the middle class instead of CEO tax breaks: Strongly Favors topic 11
Supports increasing tax rates: Strongly Favors topic 11
Strongly Favors topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(+5 points on Social scale)
Supports President Obama's immigration reform: Strongly Favors topic 12
Support the DREAM Act: let immigrants into army or college: Strongly Favors topic 12
Strongly supports the DREAM Act: Strongly Favors topic 12
Support the DREAM Act: Let kids stay: Strongly Favors topic 12
Opposes "Secure Communities" immigration enforcement program: Strongly Favors topic 12
Bring people out of shadow economy & help social security: Strongly Favors topic 12
Provide lawyers and evidence for children being deported: Favors topic 12
Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Alternative to bad trade deals is not to shut down all trade: Favors topic 13
Why can corporations sue on trade deals, but workers can't?: Opposes topic 13
Middle-class are angry at trade deals: Opposes topic 13
Strong export economy means influence around the world: Favors topic 13
Key is fair, enforceable agreements that protect workers: Favors topic 13
Against a Pacific Trade Deal that only works for rich: Opposes topic 13
Make trade deals transparent, even if that causes opposition: Opposes topic 13
No secrecy in Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations: Opposes topic 13
Fair trade respecting worker rights and environment: Opposes topic 13
Fight Chinese predatory trade practices on car tires: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Rated Voted FOR reauthorizing Ex-Im Bank: Strongly Favors topic 13
Favors topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
(+2 points on Economic scale)
No UN membership for Palestine until two-state solution: Favors topic 14
Opposes topic 15:
Expand the military
(+2 points on Social scale)
Reagan military spending meant more bombs & fewer textbooks: Strongly Opposes topic 15
Unequivocally support Israel's qualitative military edge: Favors topic 15
Reduce size of standing army to reduce deficit: Strongly Opposes topic 15
#1 responsibility: protect Americans from terrorism: Favors topic 15
Military action that kill civilians may create radicalism: Strongly Opposes topic 15
Non-proliferation includes disposing of nuclear materials: Opposes topic 15
Exempt Veterans Affairs from federal hiring freeze: Favors topic 15
Strongly Favors topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
(+5 points on Social scale)
Instead of voter suppression, do everything to help register: Strongly Favors topic 16
Congress must represent the people and be held accountable: Favors topic 16
Matching fund for small donors, with debate requirements: Favors topic 16
Public financing of federal campaigns by voter vouchers: Favors topic 16
No opinion on topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
(0 points on Social scale)
Strong sanctions against Iranian nukes, with other countries: Opposes topic 17
Bring US troops home from Afghanistan before 2014: Strongly Favors topic 17
Take nothing off the table with Iran's nuclear weapon: Opposes topic 17
Get out of Afghanistan as fast as possible: Strongly Favors topic 17
Military action possible to stop Iranian nukes: Opposes topic 17
Iran must accept long-term intrusive nuke inspection: Opposes topic 17
Strongly Favors topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Cannot support export bill just cause big oil does: Strongly Favors topic 18
Invest now in 21st-century energy: Strongly Favors topic 18
Invest in our kids instead of subsidizing Big oil: Strongly Favors topic 18
Transition to green energy now for long-term growth: Strongly Favors topic 18
Lead the world in using green technology: Strongly Favors topic 18
50% clean and carbon free electricity by 2030: Strongly Favors topic 18
Opposes topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(+2 points on Social scale)
Legalizing marijuana will reduce opioid deaths: Strongly Opposes topic 19
Opposes the outright legalization of marijuana: Favors topic 19
Rated B by NORML, indicating a pro-drug-reform stance: Strongly Opposes topic 19
Immunity for banks offering services to marijuana businesses: Strongly Opposes topic 19
Keep ObamaCare's prevention, treatment, & recovery services: Opposes topic 19
Criminalize imports of opioid precursors: Favors topic 19
Strongly Favors topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Middle class built by investing in infrastructure & research: Strongly Favors topic 20
End tax breaks to the already-rich and already-powerful: Favors topic 20
New regulatory regime to protect financial consumers: Strongly Favors topic 20
Foreclosures made recession's biggest victims: Strongly Favors topic 20
Raise the minimum wage to $10.10 per hour by 2016: Favors topic 20

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