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Seth Moulton: Staunch defender of women's right to decisions on health.
Alma Adams: A free woman must own and control her own body.
Brian Babin: Steadfast defender of the unborn.
Mia Love: Oppose taxpayer-funded abortions.
Barry Loudermilk: Strong defender of the right to life.
Jody Hice: The slaughter of the innocents simply must be stopped.
Dave Brat: Human life is sacred.
Glenn Grothman: Sanctity of life from conception until natural death.
John Ratcliffe: Protect unborn life.
Ruben Gallego: Fierce advocate for choice.
David Jolly: Life begins at conception.
Budget & Economy|
Barry Loudermilk: Balance the budget and reduce our national debt.
Curt Clawson: Government has zero ability to "stimulate" job creation.
Dave Brat: Reduce spending & support a balanced budget amendment.
Glenn Grothman: Outspoken critic of increased spending & new government jobs.
John Ratcliffe: Stop out-of-control spending with balanced budget amendment.
Jody Hice: Restore fiscal sanity: less spending & less debt.
David Jolly: Unchecked federal deficits are greatest threat to nation.
Richard Tisei: We must admit we have a spending problem.
Seth Moulton: Time for women to earn same wages as men for same work.
Seth Moulton: Marriage equality is civil rights fight of our generation.
Alma Adams: Do more to ensure women receive equal pay for equal work.
Alma Adams: Do more for civil rights including the LGBT community.
Debbie Dingell: Same rights regardless of who you love.
Debbie Dingell: End women being paid less for doing the same job as men.
Ruben Gallego: Fight for same-sex marriage in all 50 states.
Ruben Gallego: Equal work for equal pay; be ashamed of the wage gap.
Seth Moulton: Eliminate tax loopholes that only benefit big corporations.
Brian Babin: Government regulations stymie entrepreneurship.
Mia Love: Lower America's corporate tax rate.
Curt Clawson: Reduce corporate tax rates & regulations.
John Ratcliffe: Free enterprise creates jobs; reduce regulatory burden.
Katherine Clark: End tax breaks for oil companies and billionaires.
Seth Moulton: Decrease prison populations; focus on rehabilitation.
Glenn Grothman: Community notification when sex offenders become residents.
Seth Moulton: Fewer drug-based convictions; decreased drug offenses.
Seth Moulton: Reform public education testing & teaching standards.
Alma Adams: Fight against vouchers & reckless cuts to public education.
Mia Love: Local & parental control over schools, not federal.
Debbie Dingell: Quality and affordable public education including pre-K.
Dave Brat: Oppose top down approaches such as Common Core.
Glenn Grothman: Repeal Common Core; it's unconstitutional.
Glenn Grothman: Vocal advocate for school choice.
Energy & Oil|
Seth Moulton: Firm leadership to lessen greenhouse gas emissions.
Debbie Dingell: Climate change requires pro-active federal solutions.
Dave Brat: Broad-spectrum approach: Invest in wind, solar, oil, & more.
Glenn Grothman: Freeze the expensive renewable energy requirement.
John Ratcliffe: Stop overreach of EPA; approve the Keystone XL pipeline.
Ruben Gallego: Climate change is biggest long-term issue our world faces.
Jody Hice: Drill off the West Coast, Alaska, and the Gulf of Mexico.
Seth Moulton: We need a sustainable solution to the fishing crisis.
Alma Adams: Protect our environment for future generations.
Debbie Dingell: The Great Lakes and fresh water are a precious resource.
Ruben Gallego: Rosemont Mine has devastating environmental impact.
David Jolly: We need comprehensive Natural Disaster Insurance.
Jody Hice: View America as good, or dishonor our founding principles.
David Jolly: Stop pattern of negotiating away American leverage.
Steve Lonegan: Vocal supporter of Israel's right to defend itself.
Alma Adams: Oppose unfair trade deals that give away jobs overseas.
Curt Clawson: Economic freedom agenda: foreign capital investment here.
Seth Moulton: End secret contributions that buy support in Congress.
Alma Adams: Rework Voting Rights Act to address voter suppression.
Barry Loudermilk: Strict adherence to the original intent of the Constitution.
Barry Loudermilk: Reduce the size and scope of the federal government.
Curt Clawson: Clawson Growth Plan: cut taxes; cut spending; cut government.
Dave Brat: Moneyed interests have corrupted our democratic system.
Glenn Grothman: Require proof of residence to vote or register.
John Ratcliffe: Constitutional amendment for term limits on Congress.
Seth Moulton: It's time for universal background checks.
Alma Adams: Start by having some common sense gun laws.
Brian Babin: Rock-solid defender of the 2nd Amendment.
Mia Love: Ardent supporter of the Second Amendment.
Barry Loudermilk: Protect our right to keep and bear arms.
Jody Hice: Ardent advocate of the Second Amendment rights.
Dave Brat: Oppose limiting the Constitutional right to bear arms.
Jason Smith: Oppose forced gun registrations & restrictions on ownership.
John Ratcliffe: Defend the Constitution under the Second Amendment.
Ruben Gallego: More gun buyback programs, not more guns.
David Jolly: Supports constitutional right to keep and bear arms.
Steve Lonegan: Supports individual right to keep and bear arms.
Seth Moulton: Health care is a right, and also smart policy.
Alma Adams: ObamaCare has moved us further in the right direction.
Brian Babin: Work tirelessly to repeal ObamaCare.
Mia Love: Replace ObamaCare with tax incentives & portability.
Debbie Dingell: Right to affordable, quality healthcare.
Barry Loudermilk: ObamaCare is an albatross on the neck of our economy.
Jody Hice: ObamaCare puts us on the road to socialist America.
Curt Clawson: Repeal ObamaCare; no bureaucrats in charge of health care.
Dave Brat: ObamaCare is an unconstitutional power grab.
Glenn Grothman: ObamaCare is a harmful, bungled system.
John Ratcliffe: ObamaCare has proven to be government at its worst.
David Jolly: ObamaCare drives up premiums & should be repealed now.
Richard Tisei: Undo the damage ObamaCare has done.
Seth Moulton: Better funding and services for veterans.
Brian Babin: Our military must be prepared and second to none.
Debbie Dingell: Support our veterans; they've earned it.
Dave Brat: Maintain a strong national defense.
Glenn Grothman: No tracking on GPS, cellphone, or social media.
John Ratcliffe: Hometown Heroes: honor soldiers returning from active duty.
Ruben Gallego: 2009: pushed to overturn military's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell".
Ruben Gallego: Troops in Iraq got inadequate resources.
Jody Hice: We must remain strong in the interest of peace & justice.
David Jolly: We must preserve our military strength.
Richard Tisei: Ensure that veterans have resources available.
Seth Moulton: Block illegal immigration without hampering legal immigrants.
Brian Babin: We must secure the borders.
Mia Love: Charge $1,000 fee to get US visa, and refund upon leaving.
Debbie Dingell: Fair and humane comprehensive immigration reform.
Barry Loudermilk: Control our own borders and enforce existing laws.
Dave Brat: Start by securing our border; never grant amnesty.
Glenn Grothman: Carefully controlled immigration protects us from enemies.
John Ratcliffe: Lock down our borders and oppose amnesty.
Ruben Gallego: Only workable solution is comprehensive immigration reform.
Jody Hice: No amnesty; no benefits to aliens; no sanctuary cities.
David Jolly: Secure our borders before any comprehensive reform.
Debbie Dingell: Supports additional extension of unemployment insurance.
Curt Clawson: Unemployment rate dropped only because people gave up.
David Jolly: Local jobs rely on military 'national security triangle'.
Principles & Values|
Barry Loudermilk: Traditional values instead of Hollywood for moral leadership.
Barry Loudermilk: Fight for right to pray publicly and carry a Bible.
Jody Hice: Post the Ten Commandments in public arenas.
Curt Clawson: Outsider for Congress: CEO of beverage can manufacturer.
Dave Brat: Fundamental rights come from God, the Author of Nature.
Glenn Grothman: Sponsored "In God We Trust" license plates.
Ruben Gallego: Child of Hispanic immigrants; speaks Spanish.
David Jolly: Liberty is granted from our Creator to the individual.
Seth Moulton: Eliminate the payroll tax cap to cover most of funding gap.
Alma Adams: Protect and fund Social Security and Medicare.
Debbie Dingell: No dramatic cuts to Social Security and Medicare.
Ruben Gallego: Privatizing exposes America's seniors to risks.
Richard Tisei: Protect, strengthen, & preserve Medicare and Social Security.
Richard Tisei: Lower the U.S. corporate tax rate.
Brian Babin: Oppose ANY tax increase.
Mia Love: Vote against all net tax increases.
Barry Loudermilk: Abolish the IRS; implement something like the FairTax.
Jody Hice: Adopt the FairTax; but not on top of income taxes.
Curt Clawson: Reduce income taxes & capital gains; opt-in to flat tax.
Glenn Grothman: Tirelessly pursue lowering property and income taxes.
John Ratcliffe: Promises never to raise taxes.
Seth Moulton: Build local infrastructure and smart transportation.
War & Peace|
John Ratcliffe: No nuclear "treaty" with Iran.
Jody Hice: Don't appease Iran's development of nuclear capability.
Steve Lonegan: Oppose sending American troops to Syria.
Welfare & Poverty|
Alma Adams: Don't cut food stamps: a hand up, not a hand out.
Debbie Dingell: Expand the Earned Income Tax Credit.
Curt Clawson: New record of 47M on food stamps: a failed policy.
Glenn Grothman: Concerned about massive trend towards government dependency.