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12-CC-q3b on Oct 31, 2012

Political Group Survey: the CC Voters Guide question on same-sex marriage
Source: Christian Coalition Voter Guide
Christian Coalition publishes a number of special voter educational materials including the Christian Coalition Voter Guides, which provide voters with critical information about where candidates stand on important faith and family issues. The Christian Coalition Voters Guide summarizes candidate stances on the following topic: "Maintaining current federal law defining marriage as one man and one woman"

    Participating counts on VoteMatch question 3. Question 3: Comfortable with same-sex marriage Scores: -2=Strongly oppose; -1=Oppose; 0=neutral; 1=Support; 2=Strongly support.
  • Topic: Civil Rights
  • Headline: Supports defining traditional marriage (Score: -1)
  • Headline 2: Opposes defining traditional marriage (Score: 2)

    Participating counts on AmericansElect question 7.
  • Headline: Supports defining traditional marriage (Answer: A)
  • Headline 2: Opposes defining traditional marriage (Answer: C)
  • AmericansElect Quiz Question 7 on Social Issues: When you think about the rights of same-sex couples, which of the following is closest to your personal opinion?
    • A: Same-sex couples should not be allowed to marry or form any kind of civil union
    • B: Same-sex couples should be allowed to form civil unions, but not to marry in the traditional sense
    • C: Same-sex couples should be allowed to marry legally, with all the same rights as traditional marriages
    • D: Unsure

  • Key for participation codes:
  • Sponsorships: p=sponsored; o=co-sponsored; s=signed
  • Memberships: c=chair; m=member; e=endorsed; f=profiled; s=scored
  • Resolutions: i=introduced; w=wrote; a=adopted
  • Cases: w=wrote; j=joined; d=dissented; c=concurred
  • Surveys: '+' supports; '-' opposes.

Democrats participating in 12-CC-q3b

Tammy Baldwin s2-WI Democratic Challenger 
Ron Barber s2-Arizona Democrat 
Ami Bera s2-California Democrat 
Julia Brownley s2-California Democrat 
Cheri Bustos s2-Illinois Democrat 
Suzan DelBene s2-Washington Democrat 
Tammy Duckworth s2-Illinois Democrat 
Joe Garcia s2-Florida Democrat 
Alan Grayson s2-Florida Democrat 
Tim Kaine s2-VA Democratic Challenger 
Joe Kennedy III s2-Massachusetts Democrat 
Ann Kirkpatrick s2-Arizona Democrat 
Dan Maffei s2-New York Democrat 
Patrick Murphy s2-Florida Democrat 
Rick Nolan s2-Minnesota Democrat 
Scott Peters s2-California Democrat 
Raul Ruiz s2-California Democrat 
Paul Sadler s2-TX Democratic Challenger 
Brad Schneider s2-Illinois Democrat 
Carol Shea-Porter s2-New Hampshire Democrat 
Mark Takano s2-California Democrat 
Elizabeth Warren s2-MA Democratic Challenger 

Republicans participating in 12-CC-q3b

Michael Baumgartner s1+WA Republican Challenger 
Ann Marie Buerkle s1+New York Republican 
Chris Collins s1+New York Republican 
Kevin Cramer s1+North Dakota Republican 
Ted Cruz s1+POTUS Republican 2016 Primary Challenger 
Rodney Davis s1+Illinois Republican 
Elizabeth Emken s1+CA Republican Challenger 
Barry Hinckley s2-RI Republican Challenger 
Richard Hudson s1+North Carolina Republican 
Joe Kyrillos s1+NJ Republican Challenger 
Linda Lingle s1+HI Former Republican Governor (2002-2010) 
Wendy Long s1+NY Republican Senate Challenger 
Mark Meadows s1+North Carolina Republican 
Markwayne Mullin s1+Oklahoma Republican 
Tom Rice s1+South Carolina Republican 
Keith Rothfus s1+Pennsylvania Republican 
Scott Tipton s1+Colorado Republican 
Kevin Wade s1+DE Republican Senate challenger 
Jackie Walorski s1+Indiana Republican 

Independents participating in 12-CC-q3b

Tommy Thompson s1+US Cabinet-2005 

Total recorded by OnTheIssues:

Democrats: 22
Republicans: 19
Independents: 1

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