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  • Anti-gay bullying school rules stifles free speech. (Jun 2013)
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  • Close Dept. of Transportation; repeal federal gas tax. (Jan 1997)

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  • US government owns 1/3 of all land-privatize it. (Jul 2000)
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  • EPA embodies regulatory extremism. (Apr 1997)

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  • There is no population problem. (Jul 1995)
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  • Dragnet definition of terrorism is unconstitutional. (Dec 2012)
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  • "Social Security choice" is better than "privatization". (Jun 2013)
  • Changed term "privatization" to "choice" in 2002. (Oct 2005)
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No opinion on topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(0 points on Social scale)
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No opinion on topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(-5 points on Social scale)
Anti-gay bullying school rules stifles free speech: Strongly Opposes topic 3
No opinion on topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
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No opinion on topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
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Strongly Favors topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(+5 points on Economic scale)
"Social Security choice" is better than "privatization": Strongly Favors topic 6
Changed term "privatization" to "choice" in 2002: Strongly Favors topic 6
No opinion on topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(0 points on Economic scale)
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Strongly Favors topic 8:
Human needs over animal rights
(-5 points on Social scale)
Substantially restructure endangered species law: Favors topic 8
EPA embodies regulatory extremism: Strongly Favors topic 8
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Stricter punishment reduces crime
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Absolute right to gun ownership
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Higher taxes on the wealthy
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Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
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Support & expand free trade
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Maintain US sovereignty from UN
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Expand the military
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Stricter limits on political campaign funds
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Stay out of Iran
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Strongly Opposes topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Predictions of imminent doom donít come true: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Measured warming is recovery from previous cooling: Strongly Opposes topic 18
No opinion on topic 19:
Never legalize marijuana
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
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