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Bob Tuke on Abortion
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  • Supports stem cell research. (Aug 2008)
Bob Tuke on Budget & Economy
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Bob Tuke on Civil Rights
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  • Investigate unsolved civil rights-era murders. (Aug 2008)
  • Federal apology for slavery, to African-American community. (Jul 2008)
Bob Tuke on Corporations
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Bob Tuke on Crime
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Bob Tuke on Drugs
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  • Fight drug lords & heroin trafficking in Afghanistan. (Jul 2008)
Bob Tuke on Education
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Bob Tuke on Energy & Oil
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  • Dependence on foreign oil hurts security & climate. (Jun 2008)
  • More R&D for Switch Grass as fuel alternative. (May 2008)
Bob Tuke on Environment
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Bob Tuke on Families & Children
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Bob Tuke on Foreign Policy
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Bob Tuke on Free Trade
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  • Moratorium on all new Free Trade agreements. (Jun 2008)
Bob Tuke on Government Reform
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  • Limit lobbysists with common sense campaign finance reform. (Jul 2008)
  • Replace earmarks with legislation the public can inspect. (May 2008)
Bob Tuke on Gun Control
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  • Second Amendment allows individual responsible gun ownership. (Jun 2008)
Bob Tuke on Health Care
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  • National health care insurance exchange. (Jun 2008)
Bob Tuke on Homeland Security
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  • Supports pay raise & improved equipment for troops. (Aug 2008)
  • Increase funding for port security. (Jul 2008)
Bob Tuke on Immigration
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  • More border security; more enforcement. (Apr 2008)
Bob Tuke on Jobs
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Bob Tuke on Principles & Values
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Bob Tuke on Social Security
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Bob Tuke on Tax Reform
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  • Repeal Bush tax cuts that favor wealthy Americans. (Jun 2008)
Bob Tuke on Technology
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Bob Tuke on War & Peace
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  • Responsible Plan to End the War. (Apr 2008)
Bob Tuke on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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Based on these stances:
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Favors topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's right
(+2 points on Social scale)
Supports stem cell research: Favors topic 1
Strongly Favors topic 2:
Require hiring more women & minorities
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Investigate unsolved civil rights-era murders: Favors topic 2
Federal apology for slavery, to African-American community: 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)
No opinion on topic 4:
Teacher-led prayer in public schools
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 8:
Death Penalty
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 9:
Mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Second Amendment allows individual responsible gun ownership: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Favors topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(-5 points on Economic scale)
National health care insurance exchange: Strongly Favors topic 5
No opinion on topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 7:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 18:
Replace coal & oil with alternatives
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Dependence on foreign oil hurts security & climate: Strongly Favors topic 18
More R&D for Switch Grass as fuel alternative: Strongly Favors topic 18
Favors topic 19:
Drug use is immoral: enforce laws against it
(-3 points on Social scale)
Fight drug lords & heroin trafficking in Afghanistan: Favors 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)
Repeal Bush tax cuts that favor wealthy Americans: Strongly Favors topic 11
Strongly Opposes topic 12:
Illegal immigrants earn citizenship
(-5 points on Social scale)
More border security; more enforcement: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Strongly Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Moratorium on all new Free Trade agreements: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Favors topic 15:
Expand the armed forces
(-3 points on Social scale)
Supports pay raise & improved equipment for troops: Favors topic 15
Increase funding for port security: Favors topic 15
Strongly Favors topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Limit lobbysists with common sense campaign finance reform: Strongly Favors topic 16
Replace earmarks with legislation the public can inspect: 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)
Responsible Plan to End the War: Strongly Favors topic 17

Bob Tuke is a Moderate Liberal Populist.
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