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Alex Pires on Abortion
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  • Would vote to fund Planned Parenthood. (Oct 2012)
Alex Pires on Budget & Economy
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Alex Pires on Civil Rights
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  • Women are treated disproportionately poorly. (Oct 2012)
  • Gay people are equal. (Oct 2012)
  • Unequivocal support for legalization of same-sex marriage. (Oct 2012)
Alex Pires on Corporations
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  • Corruption comes from taking money from the corporate world. (Oct 2012)
  • Less money on corporate subsidies; more on children. (Oct 2012)
Alex Pires on Crime
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Alex Pires on Drugs
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Alex Pires on Education
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  • More education in math, science, technology & engineering. (Oct 2012)
Alex Pires on Energy & Oil
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Alex Pires on Families & Children
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Alex Pires on Foreign Policy
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Alex Pires on Free Trade
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Alex Pires on Government Reform
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Alex Pires on Gun Control
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Alex Pires on Homeland Security
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Alex Pires on Immigration
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  • Don't split up members of immigrant workers' families. (Oct 2012)
Alex Pires on Jobs
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  • Jobs come from small businesses; they need bank credit. (Oct 2012)
Alex Pires on Principles & Values
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Alex Pires on Social Security
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  • Attack plans to privatize Social Security. (Oct 2012)
Alex Pires on Tax Reform
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Alex Pires on Technology
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VoteMatch Responses
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Based on these stances:
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Strongly Favors topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(+5 points on Social scale)
Would vote to fund Planned Parenthood: Strongly Favors topic 1
Strongly Favors topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Women are treated disproportionately poorly: Strongly Favors topic 2
Strongly Favors topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(+5 points on Social scale)
Gay people are equal: Strongly Favors topic 3
Unequivocal support for legalization of same-sex marriage: Strongly Favors topic 3
No opinion on topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Attack plans to privatize Social Security: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Opposes topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(-3 points on Economic scale)
More education in math, science, technology & engineering: Opposes topic 7
No opinion on topic 8:
Human needs over animal rights
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Favors topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Less money on corporate subsidies; more on children: Favors topic 11
Don't split up members of immigrant workers' families: Favors topic 11
No opinion on topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
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 Social 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)
Favors topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Corruption comes from taking money from the corporate world: Favors topic 16
No opinion on topic 17:
Stay out of Iran
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
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
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)

Alex Pires is a Moderate Liberal.
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