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Shenna Bellows on Abortion
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  • Leader in reproductive freedom. (Nov 2013)
Shenna Bellows on Budget & Economy
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  • The sequester and the shutdown are unforgiveable. (Oct 2013)
Shenna Bellows on Civil Rights
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  • Leader in Women's Leadership Coalition & women's rights. (Nov 2013)
  • ENDA is a good start; full marriage equality is next. (Nov 2013)
  • Battled to legalize same-sex marriage. (Oct 2013)
  • Postponed her straight marriage until gay marriage allowed. (Oct 2013)
Shenna Bellows on Corporations
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  • Stop propping up big businesses that are "too big to fail". (Oct 2013)
Shenna Bellows on Crime
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Shenna Bellows on Drugs
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  • Supports marijuana legalization. (Mar 2014)
Shenna Bellows on Education
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Shenna Bellows on Energy & Oil
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  • Green energy solutions instead of nuclear energy. (Dec 2013)
  • Anyone who farms can tell you that climate is warming. (Oct 2013)
Shenna Bellows on Environment
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  • Supports recycling & conservation passionately. (Nov 2013)
Shenna Bellows on Families & Children
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  • Ran micro-credit program for Women in Development. (Nov 2013)
Shenna Bellows on Foreign Policy
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  • Served for two years in Peace Corps, in Panama. (Nov 2013)
Shenna Bellows on Free Trade
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Shenna Bellows on Government Reform
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  • Funding her campaign $5 at a time from local events. (Dec 2013)
  • Same-day voter registration for Maine & federally. (Nov 2013)
  • Role in campaign to restore same-day voter registration. (Oct 2013)
Shenna Bellows on Gun Control
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  • Was NRA member, but left because they became too extreme. (Dec 2013)
Shenna Bellows on Health Care
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Shenna Bellows on Homeland Security
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  • NSA should target only based on individualized suspicion. (Feb 2014)
  • We cannot afford to be the world's policemen. (Dec 2013)
  • No spying on foreign leaders NOR on ordinary Americans. (Oct 2013)
  • Snowden was a whistle-blower, not a criminal. (Oct 2013)
  • Stop NSA surveillance on ordinary Americans. (Oct 2013)
  • Stop spending billions on surveillance-industrial complex. (Oct 2013)
Shenna Bellows on Immigration
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  • Leader in the Maine Immigrants' Rights Coalition. (Nov 2013)
Shenna Bellows on Jobs
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  • Increase minimum wage to make it a living wage. (Dec 2013)
Shenna Bellows on Principles & Values
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  • Calls herself a progressive libertarian. (Dec 2013)
  • Head of Maine ACLU, and community organizer. (Nov 2013)
  • We have an opportunity for change in Washington. (Oct 2013)
Shenna Bellows on Social Security
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Shenna Bellows on Tax Reform
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Shenna Bellows on Technology
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  • "Total Information Awareness" undermines our democracy. (Oct 2013)
Shenna Bellows on War & Peace
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  • Limits on drones; stop being world's police. (Oct 2013)
Shenna Bellows on Welfare & Poverty
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  • No one in Washington stands up for people who are hurting. (Dec 2013)
  • Priority to pensions and poverty programs, not government. (Oct 2013)


VoteMatch Responses
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Based on these stances:
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Strongly Favors topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(+5 points on Social scale)
Leader in reproductive freedom: Strongly Favors topic 1
Favors topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Leader in Women's Leadership Coalition & women's rights: Favors topic 2
Ran micro-credit program for Women in Development: Favors topic 2
Strongly Favors topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(+5 points on Social scale)
ENDA is a good start; full marriage equality is next: Strongly Favors topic 3
Battled to legalize same-sex marriage: Strongly Favors topic 3
Postponed her straight marriage until gay marriage allowed: Strongly Favors topic 3
No opinion on topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
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)
(No votes on which to base response)
Opposes topic 8:
Human needs over animal rights
(+2 points on Social scale)
Supports recycling & conservation passionately: Opposes topic 8
No opinion on topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Was NRA member, but left because they became too extreme: Favors topic 10
Favors topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Stop propping up big businesses that are "too big to fail": Favors topic 11
Favors topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(+2 points on Social scale)
Leader in the Maine Immigrants' Rights Coalition: Favors topic 12
No opinion on topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Opposes topic 14:
Maintain US sovereignty from UN
(-3 points on Social scale)
Served for two years in Peace Corps, in Panama: Opposes topic 14
Strongly Opposes topic 15:
Expand the military
(+5 points on Social scale)
We cannot afford to be the world's policemen: Strongly Opposes topic 15
Stop spending billions on surveillance-industrial complex: Opposes topic 15
Strongly Favors topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Funding her campaign $5 at a time from local events: Strongly Favors topic 16
Same-day voter registration for Maine & federally: Favors topic 16
Role in campaign to restore same-day voter registration: Strongly Favors topic 16
Favors topic 17:
Stay out of Iran
(+2 points on Social scale)
Limits on drones; stop being world's police: Favors topic 17
Strongly Favors topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Green energy solutions instead of nuclear energy: Strongly Favors topic 18
Anyone who farms can tell you that climate is warming: Favors topic 18
Strongly Opposes topic 19:
Never legalize marijuana
(+5 points on Social scale)
Supports marijuana legalization: Strongly Opposes topic 19
Favors topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(+2 points on Economic scale)
The sequester and the shutdown are unforgiveable: Favors topic 20
Priority to pensions and poverty programs, not government: Favors topic 20

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