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Linda McMahon on Abortion
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  • I'm a pro-choice woman; not part of anti-woman agenda. (Oct 2012)
  • Pro-choice but with limited federal funding. (Jul 2010)
  • Opposes public abortion funding. (Oct 2012)
  • Supports parental notification for abortions. (Oct 2012)
  • Opposes churches providing birth control. (Oct 2012)
Linda McMahon on Budget & Economy
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  • Supports a constitutional BBA. (Oct 2012)
Linda McMahon on Civil Rights
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  • I'm proud of WWE history; it's not a "war on women". (Jun 2012)
  • Allow gays to openly serve in military, but do it cautiously. (Mar 2010)
  • Opposes a DOMA amendment. (Oct 2012)
Linda McMahon on Corporations
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  • We need more business people like me in Washington. (Jun 2012)
  • Businesses need regulatory certainty to risk hiring workers. (Oct 2010)
  • Reduce the corporate tax rate. (Sep 2010)
  • CEO of wrestling business, a "testosterone-charged industry". (Aug 2010)
Linda McMahon on Crime
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  • Supports capital punishment. (Jul 2010)
  • Supports the death penalty. (Oct 2012)
Linda McMahon on Drugs
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  • 1989: WWE exonerated unanimously of steroid doctor misdeeds. (Oct 2010)
  • Husband acquitted of steroid distribution in WWE. (Mar 2010)
Linda McMahon on Education
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  • 2009: Member of Connecticut Board of Education. (Aug 2010)
  • 2000: GET REAL program: promoted reading among children. (Aug 2010)
  • Supports competition, charters, and teacher review. (Jul 2010)
Linda McMahon on Energy & Oil
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  • Cap-and-trade is an energy tax. (Oct 2010)
  • More nuclear power; more domestic oil. (Sep 2010)
  • Oppose cap-and-trade; support offshore drilling. (Jul 2010)
Linda McMahon on Environment
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Linda McMahon on Families & Children
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Linda McMahon on Foreign Policy
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  • Sustainable 2-state solution in Israel; no settlement freeze. (Sep 2010)
Linda McMahon on Free Trade
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  • Implement Colombia, Panama, and Korea Free Trade Agreements. (Sep 2010)
Linda McMahon on Government Reform
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  • 2000: Initiated non-partisan voter-registration campaign. (Aug 2010)
  • No PAC money; small donations only. (Nov 2009)
Linda McMahon on Gun Control
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  • Fully supports Second Amendment rights. (Jul 2010)
  • Rated AQ by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record. (Aug 2010)
  • Opposes restricting the Second Amendment. (Oct 2012)
Linda McMahon on Health Care
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  • ObamaCare will increase costs; repeal it. (Oct 2010)
  • Malpractice reform is the right approach. (Sep 2010)
  • Obamacare is the wrong approach. (Sep 2010)
  • Supports repealing ObamaCare. (Oct 2012)
Linda McMahon on Homeland Security
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  • Terrorists only need to succeed once; we must succeed always. (Sep 2010)
  • Opposed to trying terrorists in civilian court. (Sep 2010)
  • We need a strong national defense second to none. (Jul 2010)
Linda McMahon on Immigration
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  • No amnesty, but expand visas for temporary workers. (Apr 2012)
  • More merit-based system for green card & citizenship. (Sep 2010)
  • No amnesty; enforce immigration laws. (Sep 2010)
  • Immigration laws--like all laws--must be enforced. (Jul 2010)
Linda McMahon on Jobs
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  • We need to send job-creators to Washington. (Apr 2012)
  • Six-point jobs growth plan; cut taxes for the middle class. (Apr 2012)
  • Minimum wage increases harm small businesses. (Oct 2010)
  • WWE has created 20 jobs annually for 28 years. (Oct 2010)
  • People create jobs, not governments. (Sep 2010)
  • Opposed to Card Check legislation. (Jul 2010)
Linda McMahon on Principles & Values
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  • WWE was provocative, but provided 700 jobs & work ethic. (Apr 2012)
  • OpEd: Spent $50M of her own money on 2010 Senate race. (Apr 2012)
  • Blumenthal insults millions of WWE viewers by dismissing WWE. (Oct 2010)
Linda McMahon on Social Security
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  • Can't offer specifics or I'll be ''demagogued'' by press. (Oct 2012)
  • Debate & analyze entitlement reform, but no budget cuts. (Oct 2012)
  • Bipartisan reforms but no privatization. (Aug 2012)
  • Don't take benefits away from seniors. (Mar 2010)
Linda McMahon on Tax Reform
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  • Economy is fragile; don't raise taxes in a recession. (Oct 2010)
  • Don't raise taxes on anyone, including middle class. (Oct 2010)
  • Make Bush tax cuts permanent or CT loses 8.500 jobs. (Sep 2010)
  • Hold top rates to 35% and keep capital gains rate down. (Sep 2010)
  • Opposes increasing tax rates. (Oct 2012)
  • Supports eliminating the inheritance tax. (Oct 2012)
Linda McMahon on Technology
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Linda McMahon on War & Peace
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  • Support sanctions on Iran; keep all options on table. (Sep 2010)
  • Bring home troops from Afghanistan in victory, not defeat. (Jul 2010)
Linda McMahon on Welfare & Poverty
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Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's right
(-3 points on Social scale)
I'm a pro-choice woman; not part of anti-woman agenda: Favors topic 1
Pro-choice but with limited federal funding: Favors topic 1
Opposes public abortion funding: Opposes topic 1
Supports parental notification for abortions: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Opposes churches providing birth control: Opposes topic 1
Opposes topic 2:
Require hiring more women & minorities
(+2 points on Economic scale)
I'm proud of WWE history; it's not a "war on women": Opposes topic 2
Favors topic 3:
Same-sex domestic partnership benefits
(+2 points on Social scale)
Allow gays to openly serve in military, but do it cautiously: Favors topic 3
Opposes a DOMA amendment: 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)
Strongly Favors topic 8:
Death Penalty
(-5 points on Social scale)
Supports capital punishment: Strongly Favors topic 8
Supports the death penalty: Strongly Favors topic 8
No opinion on topic 9:
Mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws
(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)
Fully supports Second Amendment rights: Strongly Favors topic 10
Rated AQ by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record: 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)
Malpractice reform is the right approach: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Obamacare is the wrong approach: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Supports repealing ObamaCare: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Strongly Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Debate & analyze entitlement reform, but no budget cuts: Opposes topic 6
Bipartisan reforms but no privatization: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Don't take benefits away from seniors: Opposes topic 6
Favors topic 7:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Supports competition, charters, and teacher review: Favors topic 7
Strongly Opposes topic 18:
Replace coal & oil with alternatives
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Cap-and-trade is an energy tax: Opposes topic 18
More nuclear power; more domestic oil: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Opposes topic 19:
Drug use is immoral: enforce laws against it
(+2 points on Social scale)
Husband acquitted of steroid distribution in WWE: Opposes topic 19
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)
Six-point jobs growth plan; cut taxes for the middle class: Opposes topic 11
Economy is fragile; don't raise taxes in a recession: Opposes topic 11
Don't raise taxes on anyone, including middle class: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Make Bush tax cuts permanent or CT loses 8.500 jobs: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Reduce the corporate tax rate: Opposes topic 11
Hold top rates to 35% and keep capital gains rate down: 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)
No amnesty, but expand visas for temporary workers: Opposes topic 12
No amnesty; enforce immigration laws: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Immigration laws--like all laws--must be enforced: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Strongly Favors topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Implement Colombia, Panama, and Korea Free Trade Agreements: Strongly Favors topic 13
Strongly Favors topic 15:
Expand the armed forces
(-5 points on Social scale)
We need a strong national defense second to none: Strongly Favors topic 15
Strongly Favors topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
(-5 points on Economic scale)
No PAC money; small donations only: Strongly Favors topic 16
Opposes topic 14:
The Patriot Act harms civil liberties
(-3 points on Social scale)
Opposed to trying terrorists in civilian court: Opposes topic 14
Opposes topic 17:
US out of Iraq & Afghanistan
(-3 points on Social scale)
Bring home troops from Afghanistan in victory, not defeat: Opposes topic 17

Linda McMahon is a Moderate Conservative.
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