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Ketanji Brown Jackson on VoteMatch



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Strongly Favors topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(+5 points on Social scale)
2018: Keep Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program: Strongly Favors topic 1
Co-authored a pro-choice friend-of-the-court brief: Strongly Favors topic 1
Strongly Favors topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Follows precedent in workplace racial discrimination cases: Favors topic 2
Upheld program for disadvantaged small businesses: Strongly Favors topic 2
Prisons must evaluate and accommodate deaf prisoners: Strongly Favors topic 2
Lengthy discovery needed in employment discrimination cases: Strongly Favors topic 2
Wheelchair anti-discrimination laws do apply to Uber: Favors topic 2
OpEd: does affirmative action apply to qualified nominees?: Favors topic 2
Race doesn't play a role in the kind of judge that I've been: Opposes topic 2
Favors topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(+2 points on Social scale)
Nomination endorsed by the Human Rights Campaign: Strongly Favors topic 3
Served on board for school that condemned LGBTQ people: Opposes topic 3
Strongly Favors topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
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Don't require religious employers to cover contraception: Strongly Favors topic 4
Thanked God, one can only come this far by faith: Strongly Favors topic 4
Religious liberty is foundational tenet of our government: Favors topic 4
Favors topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
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Continue pandemic-related eviction moratorium: Favors topic 5
No opinion on topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
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No opinion on topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
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Strongly Opposes topic 8:
Fight EPA regulatory over-reach
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Rejected challenge to forest management regulations: Strongly Opposes topic 8
Judges should defer to expert opinion of federal agencies: Strongly Opposes topic 8
Favors topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
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Miranda warning not required outside of police interrogation: Favors topic 9
No expectation of privacy when not in your apartment: Favors topic 9
Denied release of child pornographer as risk to community: Favors topic 9
Decide child pornography based on intent, not just actions: Favors topic 9
Pushed to commute uncle's sentence under "three strikes" law: Opposes topic 9
Opposes topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Has never affirmed individual right to guns: Opposes topic 10
Favors topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
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Use only government data to set tobacco import subsidies: Favors topic 11
Favors topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
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Due process for immigrants regardless of legal status: Favors topic 12
Trump administration set asylum seeking standards too high: Favors topic 12
No opinion on topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
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Strongly Opposes topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
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Defended accused terrorist while her brother was in Iraq: Opposes topic 14
Executive privilege not absolute; Presidents are not kings: Strongly Opposes topic 14
No opinion on topic 15:
Expand the military
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Favors topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
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No executive privilege for Trump's Jan. 6 documents: Favors topic 16
No opinion on topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
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Opposes topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
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Can't use EPA review to stop oil pipelines: Opposes topic 18
Opposes topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
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On US Sentencing Commission, helped reduce drug sentences: Opposes topic 19
100-to-one crack-powder penalty distinction unwarranted: Opposes topic 19
Favors topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
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Don't blame car sound systems for illegal music copying: Favors topic 20
Reversed narrowing of federal collective bargaining rules: Favors topic 20

Ketanji Brown Jackson is a Moderate Liberal
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Other Justices' VoteMatch: Ketanji Brown Jackson on the issues:
Samuel Alito
Amy Coney Barrett
Stephen Breyer
Neil Gorsuch
Ketanji Brown Jackson(nominated 2022)
Elena Kagan
Brett Kavanaugh
John Roberts
Sonia Sotomayor
Clarence Thomas

Former Justices:
Merrick Garland(nominated 2016)
Ruth Bader Ginsburg(deceasd 2020)
Anthony Kennedy(retired 2018)
Sandra Day O'Connor
William Rehnquist
Antonin Scalia
David Souter
John Paul Stevens

Party Platforms:
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About Ketanji Brown Jackson:
Civil Rights
Foreign Policy
Free Trade
Govt. Reform
Gun Control
Health Care
School Choice
Social Security
Tax Reform
War & Peace

Page last updated: Mar 21, 2022