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Bob Kelleher on Abortion
Click here for 2 full quotes on Abortion OR background on Abortion.
  • Emancipate the "slave babies" of abortion. (May 2008)
  • Abortions should always be illegal, including funding. (Nov 2004)
Bob Kelleher on Budget & Economy
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Bob Kelleher on Civil Rights
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Bob Kelleher on Corporations
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Bob Kelleher on Crime
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  • Alternative sentencing for non-violent offenders. (Nov 2004)
Bob Kelleher on Drugs
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  • The war on drugs has been lost. (Oct 2002)
Bob Kelleher on Education
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  • Supports voluntary prayer in public schools. (Nov 2004)
  • State-funded vouchers for private or religious school. (Nov 2004)
Bob Kelleher on Energy & Oil
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  • Use coal, oil & gas in an environmental manner. (Nov 2004)
Bob Kelleher on Environment
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  • Return rail passenger in southern Montana. (Oct 2002)
Bob Kelleher on Families & Children
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Bob Kelleher on Foreign Policy
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Bob Kelleher on Free Trade
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Bob Kelleher on Government Reform
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  • Political priority: more accountable government. (Jul 2008)
  • Limit all types of political contributions, and spending. (Nov 2004)
Bob Kelleher on Gun Control
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  • Ban handguns, but no restrictions on rifles and shotguns. (May 2008)
  • Fight for an effective hand gun control law. (Sep 2002)
Bob Kelleher on Health Care
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  • Single-payer, government-funded health system. (Jul 2008)
  • Health care for everyone is a Christian ideal. (Jul 2008)
  • Supports socialized medicine with decisions made by doctors. (May 2008)
Bob Kelleher on Homeland Security
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  • Solve unemployment with military & civil draft at age 18-25. (Jun 2008)
  • Cancel Star Wars--it's an hallucination. (Jun 2008)
  • Replace Congress with parliamentary system to end lobbying. (May 2008)
Bob Kelleher on Immigration
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Bob Kelleher on Jobs
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  • Women earn 67 cents for every dollar men earn. (Jul 2008)
  • Require US corporations to pay same salaries overseas. (Jun 2008)
Bob Kelleher on Principles & Values
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  • Admits past failings to prevent Baucus from attacking. (Jul 2008)
  • Ran for office in past as Green and as Democrat. (Jul 2008)
  • Nominated but barred from speaking at state GOP convention. (May 2008)
Bob Kelleher on Social Security
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  • Outlaw tax cuts until Trust Fund can guarantee coverage. (Oct 2002)
Bob Kelleher on Tax Reform
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  • Opposes $1.6 trillion dollar tax cut for billionaires. (Jul 2008)
  • No Bush tax cuts; spend it on hungry kids. (Jun 2002)
Bob Kelleher on Technology
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  • Charge import duty on computer source code written overseas. (Jun 2008)
Bob Kelleher on War & Peace
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  • It's time to transfer control to the Iraqi government. (Jul 2008)
  • Invading Iraq means we kill millions of women and children. (Sep 2002)
Bob Kelleher on Welfare & Poverty
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  • First priority is hunger. (Jun 2008)


VoteMatch Responses
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VoteMatch Question & Answer
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Based on these stances:
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Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's right
(-5 points on Social scale)
Emancipate the "slave babies" of abortion: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Abortions should always be illegal, including funding: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Strongly Favors topic 2:
Require hiring more women & minorities
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Women earn 67 cents for every dollar men earn: Strongly Favors topic 2
No opinion on topic 3:
Same-sex domestic partnership benefits
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 4:
Teacher-led prayer in public schools
(-5 points on Social scale)
Supports voluntary prayer in public schools: Strongly Favors topic 4
No opinion on topic 8:
Death Penalty
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Opposes topic 9:
Mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws
(+2 points on Social scale)
Alternative sentencing for non-violent offenders: Opposes topic 9
Strongly Opposes topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Ban handguns, but no restrictions on rifles and shotguns: Opposes topic 10
Fight for an effective hand gun control law: Strongly Opposes topic 10
Strongly Favors topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Single-payer, government-funded health system: Strongly Favors topic 5
Health care for everyone is a Christian ideal: Strongly Favors topic 5
Supports socialized medicine with decisions made by doctors: Strongly Favors topic 5
Strongly Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Outlaw tax cuts until Trust Fund can guarantee coverage: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Strongly Favors topic 7:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(+5 points on Economic scale)
State-funded vouchers for private or religious school: Strongly Favors topic 7
Opposes topic 18:
Replace coal & oil with alternatives
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Use coal, oil & gas in an environmental manner: Opposes topic 18
Strongly Opposes topic 19:
Drug use is immoral: enforce laws against it
(+5 points on Social scale)
The war on drugs has been lost: Strongly Opposes topic 19
No opinion on topic 20:
Allow churches to provide welfare services
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 11:
Make taxes more progressive
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Opposes $1.6 trillion dollar tax cut for billionaires: Strongly Favors topic 11
No Bush tax cuts; spend it on hungry kids: Strongly Favors topic 11
No opinion on topic 12:
Illegal immigrants earn citizenship
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Require US corporations to pay same salaries overseas: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Charge import duty on computer source code written overseas: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Strongly Opposes topic 15:
Expand the armed forces
(+5 points on Social scale)
Cancel Star Wars--it's an hallucination: Strongly Opposes topic 15
Strongly Favors topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Political priority: more accountable government: Favors topic 16
Replace Congress with parliamentary system to end lobbying: Strongly Favors topic 16
Limit all types of political contributions, and spending: Strongly Favors topic 16
No opinion on topic 14:
The Patriot Act harms civil liberties
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 17:
US out of Iraq
(+5 points on Social scale)
It's time to transfer control to the Iraqi government: Strongly Favors topic 17
Invading Iraq means we kill millions of women and children: Strongly Favors topic 17

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