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**AR Mike Beebe(D)
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Doug Ducey(R)
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*CT Dan Malloy(D)
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DE Jack Markell(D)
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vs.Alexander Snitker(L)
*GA Nathan Deal(R)
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*IA Terry Branstad(R)
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vs.Tom Hoefling(R)
*ID Butch Otter(R)
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*IL Pat Quinn(D)
IN Mike Pence(R)
*KS Sam Brownback(R)
KY Steve Beshear(D)
LA Bobby Jindal(R)
**MA Deval Patrick(D)
Martha Coakley(D)
Karyn Polito(D,Lt.Gov.)
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vs.Steve Grossman(D)
vs.Don Berwick(D)
vs.Dan Wolf(D)
**MD Martin O`Malley(D)
*ME Paul LePage(R)
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*MI Rick Snyder(R)
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*MN Mark Dayton(D)
MO Jay Nixon(D)
MS Phil Bryant(R)
MT Steve Bullock(D)
NC Pat McCrory(R)
ND Jack Dalrymple(R)
**NE Dave Heineman(R)
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vs.Jon Bruning(R)
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NJ Chris Christie(R)
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*NV Brian Sandoval(R)
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*OK Mary Fallin(R)
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*OR John Kitzhaber(D)
*PA Tom Corbett(R)
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**RI Lincoln Chafee(I)
*SC Nikki Haley(R)
*SD Dennis Daugaard(R)
vs.Stephanie Herseth-Sandlin(D)
*TN Bill Haslam(R)
**TX Rick Perry(R)
UT Gary Herbert(R)
VA Terry McAuliffe(D)
vs.Ken Cuccinelli(R)
*VT Peter Shumlin(D)
WA Jay Inslee(D)
*WI Scott Walker(R)
*WV Earl Ray Tomblin(D)
*WY Matt Mead(R)

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Ken Cuccinelli on Abortion
Click here for 3 full quotes on Abortion OR background on Abortion.
  • I believe life begins at conception. (Jul 2013)
  • No new abortion restrictions as governor. (Jul 2013)
  • Protect life and families. (Mar 2013)
Ken Cuccinelli on Budget & Economy
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Ken Cuccinelli on Civil Rights
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  • Traditional marriage ought to be protected. (Jul 2013)
  • Homosexuality is against nature and harmful to society. (Jul 2013)
Ken Cuccinelli on Corporations
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Ken Cuccinelli on Crime
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  • 1991: established Sexual Assault Fact & Education (SAFE). (Mar 2013)
  • Fought the war against human trafficking since 2006. (Mar 2013)
  • Free wrongly convicted, when technology proves innocence. (Mar 2013)
Ken Cuccinelli on Drugs
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Ken Cuccinelli on Education
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  • No child should be forced to remain in a failing school. (Mar 2013)
Ken Cuccinelli on Energy & Oil
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  • We need oil, natural gas, and coal, plus new sources. (Mar 2013)
  • CO2 regulations force unproven & expensive technology. (Feb 2013)
  • Plenty of doubt whether global warming science is "settled". (Feb 2013)
  • We exhale CO2 every day; it's not a killer. (Feb 2013)
  • EPA's cap-and-trade policy is based on junk science. (Feb 2013)
  • Opposes tailpipe emission rules for CO2 reductions. (Jan 2011)
Ken Cuccinelli on Environment
Click here for 6 full quotes on Environment OR background on Environment.
  • Reform eminent domain laws; only for true public uses. (Mar 2013)
  • Join with EPA for stormwater management. (Feb 2013)
  • Regulating water runoff is not part of Clean Water Act. (Feb 2013)
  • Federal coal mining permits usurp state authority. (Feb 2013)
  • Kill rats around Occupy DC camps; don't move them to VA. (Jan 2012)
  • EPA should stand for "the Employment Prevention Agency". (Jan 2011)
Ken Cuccinelli on Families & Children
Click here for 2 full quotes on Families & Children OR background on Families & Children.
  • Community standards include no porn shops near schools. (May 2008)
  • Adultery laws ought to stay, with more enforcement. (May 2008)
Ken Cuccinelli on Foreign Policy
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Ken Cuccinelli on Free Trade
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Ken Cuccinelli on Government Reform
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  • Eliminate waste, fraud, and abuse: I've actually done it. (Mar 2013)
  • God gives us our rights; Constitution only guarantees them. (Feb 2013)
  • Photo identification curbs voter fraud. (Feb 2013)
Ken Cuccinelli on Gun Control
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  • It's not extremism to be concerned about bans on firearms. (Feb 2013)
Ken Cuccinelli on Health Care
Click here for 8 full quotes on Health Care OR background on Health Care.
  • Opposes ObamaCare and opposes delaying its implementation. (Jul 2013)
  • Government out of healthcare decisions: focus on competition. (Mar 2013)
  • ObamaCare forces citizens to make purchases. (Feb 2013)
  • ObamaCare is costly at both federal and state levels. (Feb 2013)
  • Repeal ObamaCare as a tax, by simple majority. (Feb 2013)
  • Allow cross-state purchasing & health savings accounts. (Feb 2013)
  • Challenged & won on Constitutionality of ObamaCare's mandate. (Mar 2011)
  • ObamaCare has 6 years of costs vs. 10 years of tax revenue. (Mar 2011)
Ken Cuccinelli on Homeland Security
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Ken Cuccinelli on Immigration
Click here for 2 full quotes on Immigration OR background on Immigration.
  • Path to citizenship ok as part of compromise. (Jul 2013)
  • Welcome LEGAL immigrants; but no blind eye to lawlessness. (Feb 2013)
Ken Cuccinelli on Jobs
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  • Government does not create jobs; people do. (Mar 2013)
  • Workers should not be forced to join unions. (Feb 2013)
Ken Cuccinelli on Local Issues
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Ken Cuccinelli on Principles & Values
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  • Liberty Pie: increasing government's slice reduces citizens'. (Feb 2013)
Ken Cuccinelli on Social Security
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  • Medicare & Social Security are Constitutional tax authority. (Feb 2013)
Ken Cuccinelli on Tax Reform
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  • Cut taxes by $1.4 billion a year. (Jul 2013)
  • Reform tax system to encourage entrepreneurs. (Mar 2013)
Ken Cuccinelli on Technology
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  • Focus on traffic congestion and capacity problems. (Mar 2013)
  • Net neutrality directly defies a federal court order. (Feb 2013)
  • Net neutrality violates private property rights. (Feb 2013)
Ken Cuccinelli on War & Peace
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Ken Cuccinelli on Welfare & Poverty
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  • "General welfare" doesn't include welfare to individuals. (Feb 2013)
  • Charities help with minimal overhead; government can't. (Feb 2013)


VoteMatch Responses
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VoteMatch Question & Answer
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Based on these stances:
(Click on topic for excerpt & citation)
Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(-5 points on Social scale)
I believe life begins at conception: Strongly Opposes topic 1
No new abortion restrictions as governor: Opposes topic 1
Protect life and families: Strongly Opposes topic 1
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)
Traditional marriage ought to be protected: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Homosexuality is against nature and harmful to society: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Traditional marriage isn't sexual-orientation discrimination: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Favors topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(-3 points on Social scale)
God gives us our rights; Constitution only guarantees them: Favors topic 4
Strongly Opposes topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Opposes ObamaCare and opposes delaying its implementation: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Government out of healthcare decisions: focus on competition: Strongly Opposes topic 5
ObamaCare forces citizens to make purchases: Strongly Opposes topic 5
ObamaCare is costly at both federal and state levels: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Repeal ObamaCare as a tax, by simple majority: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Challenged & won on Constitutionality of ObamaCare's mandate: Strongly Opposes topic 5
ObamaCare has 6 years of costs vs. 10 years of tax revenue: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Medicare & Social Security are Constitutional tax authority: Opposes topic 6
Favors topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(+2 points on Economic scale)
No child should be forced to remain in a failing school: Favors topic 7
Strongly Favors topic 8:
Clean air and water are property rights
(+5 points on Social scale)
Reform eminent domain laws; only for true public uses: Favors topic 8
Join with EPA for stormwater management: Opposes topic 8
Regulating water runoff is not part of Clean Water Act: Strongly Favors topic 8
Kill rats around Occupy DC camps; don't move them to VA: Strongly Favors topic 8
EPA should stand for "the Employment Prevention Agency": Strongly Favors topic 8
Favors topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(-3 points on Social scale)
1991: established Sexual Assault Fact & Education (SAFE): Favors topic 9
Fought the war against human trafficking since 2006: Favors topic 9
Free wrongly convicted, when technology proves innocence: Opposes topic 9
Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+2 points on Economic scale)
It's not extremism to be concerned about bans on firearms: Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Cut taxes by $1.4 billion a year: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Reform tax system to encourage entrepreneurs: Strongly Opposes topic 11
No opinion on topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(0 points on Social scale)
Path to citizenship ok as part of compromise: Favors topic 12
Welcome LEGAL immigrants; but no blind eye to lawlessness: Opposes topic 12
No opinion on topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 14:
Maintain US sovereignty from UN
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 15:
Expand the military
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Opposes topic 16:
Stricter limits on voting rights
(+2 points on Social scale)
Photo identification curbs voter fraud: Opposes topic 16
No opinion on topic 17:
Stay out of Iran
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
We need oil, natural gas, and coal, plus new sources: Strongly Opposes topic 18
CO2 regulations force unproven & expensive technology: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Plenty of doubt whether global warming science is "settled": Strongly Opposes topic 18
Opposes tailpipe emission rules for CO2 reductions: Strongly Opposes topic 18
No opinion on topic 19:
Never legalize marijuana
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Government does not create jobs; people do: Strongly Opposes topic 20

Ken Cuccinelli is a Moderate Libertarian Conservative.
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