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Steven Sauerberg on Abortion
Click here for 3 full quotes on Abortion OR background on Abortion.
  • Provide women with an alternatives to abortion. (Oct 2008)
  • I'm pro-baby, pro-mother and pro-family. (Jan 2008)
  • Born Alive Infant Protection Act is basic humanity. (Jan 2008)
Steven Sauerberg on Budget & Economy
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  • Opposes $700 billion rescue plan. (Oct 2008)
Steven Sauerberg on Civil Rights
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  • All legal immigrants must learn to read & write English. (May 2008)
  • Hired Log Cabin Republicans as press secretary. (Mar 2008)
Steven Sauerberg on Corporations
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Steven Sauerberg on Crime
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Steven Sauerberg on Drugs
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Steven Sauerberg on Education
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  • No unfunded mandates for our public school system. (May 2008)
  • Don't simply throw money at education problems. (May 2008)
Steven Sauerberg on Energy & Oil
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  • Stop filling Petroleum Reserve; increase domestic oil supply. (May 2008)
  • End dependence on foreign oil: clean coal, wind & solar. (May 2008)
  • Increase research into alternative fuels. (May 2008)
  • Increase fuel economy standards on cars and trucks. (May 2008)
  • Suspend the federal gas tax. (May 2008)
  • Suspend the federal gas tax. (May 2008)
  • Increase domestic oil supply including refining capacity. (Mar 2008)
Steven Sauerberg on Environment
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  • Drives a Lexus that gets 23 mpg. (Oct 2008)
  • Protect Lake Michigan by restricting waste dumped into it. (May 2008)
Steven Sauerberg on Families & Children
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Steven Sauerberg on Foreign Policy
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  • We must vigorously support Israel. (May 2008)
  • Protect Afghanistan from degenerating into terrorist haven. (May 2008)
Steven Sauerberg on Free Trade
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  • Supports the Colombia Free Trade Agreement. (May 2008)
  • Supports the Colombia Free Trade Agreement. (May 2008)
Steven Sauerberg on Government Reform
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  • End the era of mismanagement by the career politicians. (Jun 2008)
  • One year moratorium on wasteful earmarks. (Feb 2008)
  • Use Executive Orders to cancel Congressional earmarks. (Dec 2007)
Steven Sauerberg on Gun Control
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Steven Sauerberg on Health Care
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  • Vouchers to make health care portable and less job-dependent. (Oct 2008)
  • Portability, competition, and accessibility for health care. (May 2008)
  • Individual ownership through tax rebates and health vouchers. (May 2008)
  • Healthy living tax credits. (May 2008)
  • Simple paperwork plus accountability. (May 2008)
  • Penalties for denial of coverage by insurance companies. (May 2008)
  • End frivolous lawsuits with administrative health courts. (May 2008)
  • Eliminating fraud and waste in Medicare. (May 2008)
Steven Sauerberg on Homeland Security
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  • Apologized for saying Guantanamo is like gulag. (Oct 2008)
  • Ultraliberals hate America; focus on patriotism. (Jul 2008)
  • Stay on offense against the terrorists. (May 2008)
  • Support military spending and increase intelligence funding. (May 2008)
  • Keep Weapons of Mass Destruction out of terrorists' hands. (May 2008)
  • Fight for the benefits our brave soldiers deserve. (May 2008)
  • Increase the amount of education funding veterans receive. (May 2008)
Steven Sauerberg on Immigration
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  • No amnesty; no citizenship without punitive measures. (May 2008)
  • Triple funding for the US border patrol. (May 2008)
  • Deport illegal aliens who commit felonies. (May 2008)
  • Oppose amnesty; immediately deport illegal immigrants. (Mar 2008)
Steven Sauerberg on Jobs
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Steven Sauerberg on Principles & Values
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  • Put $1.3M of his own money into campaign. (Oct 2008)
  • Faith is a powerful force in the lives of so many Americans. (Apr 2008)
Steven Sauerberg on Social Security
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  • Create more jobs to fund Social Security benefits. (May 2008)
  • Ensure the solvency of the Social Security system. (May 2008)
Steven Sauerberg on Tax Reform
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  • Enact the summer holiday gas tax. (May 2008)
  • Make the 2001 and 2003 tax cuts permanent. (May 2008)
  • Trust families with more of their own money. (Mar 2008)
Steven Sauerberg on Technology
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  • Enhance our nation's rail capacity. (May 2008)
Steven Sauerberg on War & Peace
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  • Critical to keep U.S. troops in Iraq to help Iraqis. (Oct 2008)
  • No timeline for withdrawal in Iraq. (May 2008)
Steven Sauerberg on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's right
(-5 points on Social scale)
Provide women with an alternatives to abortion: Strongly Opposes topic 1
I'm pro-baby, pro-mother and pro-family: Opposes topic 1
Born Alive Infant Protection Act is basic humanity: Strongly Opposes topic 1
No opinion on topic 2:
Require hiring more women & minorities
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Favors topic 3:
Same-sex domestic partnership benefits
(+2 points on Social scale)
Hired Log Cabin Republicans as press secretary: Favors topic 3
Favors topic 4:
Teacher-led prayer in public schools
(-3 points on Social scale)
Faith is a powerful force in the lives of so many Americans: Favors topic 4
No opinion on topic 8:
Death Penalty
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 9:
Mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Vouchers to make health care portable and less job-dependent: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Portability, competition, and accessibility for health care: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Individual ownership through tax rebates and health vouchers: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Create more jobs to fund Social Security benefits: Opposes topic 6
Ensure the solvency of the Social Security system: Opposes topic 6
Opposes topic 7:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(-3 points on Economic scale)
No unfunded mandates for our public school system: Opposes topic 7
Opposes topic 18:
Replace coal & oil with alternatives
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Stop filling Petroleum Reserve; increase domestic oil supply: Strongly Opposes topic 18
End dependence on foreign oil: clean coal, wind & solar: Opposes topic 18
Increase research into alternative fuels: Favors topic 18
Increase fuel economy standards on cars and trucks: Favors topic 18
Enact the summer holiday gas tax: Opposes topic 18
Enhance our nation's rail capacity: Favors topic 18
Suspend the federal gas tax: Opposes topic 18
Suspend the federal gas tax: Opposes topic 18
Increase domestic oil supply including refining capacity: 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)
Make the 2001 and 2003 tax cuts permanent: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Trust families with more of their own money: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Strongly Opposes topic 12:
Illegal immigrants earn citizenship
(-5 points on Social scale)
All legal immigrants must learn to read & write English: Opposes topic 12
No amnesty; no citizenship without punitive measures: Opposes topic 12
Triple funding for the US border patrol: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Deport illegal aliens who commit felonies: Opposes topic 12
Oppose amnesty; immediately deport illegal immigrants: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Strongly Favors topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Supports the Colombia Free Trade Agreement: Strongly Favors topic 13
Supports the Colombia Free Trade Agreement: Strongly Favors topic 13
Strongly Favors topic 15:
Expand the armed forces
(-5 points on Social scale)
Stay on offense against the terrorists: Favors topic 15
Support military spending and increase intelligence funding: Strongly Favors topic 15
Strongly Favors topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
(-5 points on Economic scale)
End the era of mismanagement by the career politicians: Favors topic 16
One year moratorium on wasteful earmarks: Strongly Favors topic 16
Use Executive Orders to cancel Congressional earmarks: Favors topic 16
Opposes topic 14:
The Patriot Act harms civil liberties
(-3 points on Social scale)
Ultraliberals hate America; focus on patriotism: Opposes topic 14
Strongly Opposes topic 17:
US out of Iraq
(-5 points on Social scale)
Critical to keep U.S. troops in Iraq to help Iraqis: Strongly Opposes topic 17
No timeline for withdrawal in Iraq: Strongly Opposes topic 17

Steven Sauerberg is a Moderate Populist Conservative.
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