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Chris Young on Abortion
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  • Abortion is not a woman's right. (Aug 2008)
Chris Young on Budget & Economy
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  • End the Federal Reserve & support a strong dollar. (Aug 2008)
  • Debt of $8T cuts federal funding to the states. (Sep 2007)
Chris Young on Civil Rights
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  • Require companies to hire more women and minorities. (Aug 2008)
  • Sexual orientation not protected by civil rights law. (Aug 2008)
Chris Young on Corporations
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Chris Young on Crime
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  • Opposes the death penalty. (Aug 2008)
  • Opposes mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws. (Aug 2008)
Chris Young on Drugs
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  • Opposes the drug war. (Aug 2008)
Chris Young on Education
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  • Parents choose schools via vouchers. (Aug 2008)
Chris Young on Energy & Oil
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  • Replace coal and oil with alternatives. (Aug 2008)
Chris Young on Environment
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  • Stop constructing schools on toxic dumps. (Sep 2006)
Chris Young on Families & Children
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  • Teach family values in public schools. (Aug 2008)
Chris Young on Foreign Policy
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Chris Young on Free Trade
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  • Opposes the North American Union and globalization. (Aug 2008)
  • Opposes expanding free trade. (Aug 2008)
  • Oppose globalists & the North American Union. (Sep 2007)
Chris Young on Government Reform
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  • Stricter limits on political campaign funds. (Aug 2008)
  • Has never taken one penny from anyone in campaigns. (Sep 2007)
Chris Young on Gun Control
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  • Absolute right to gun ownership. (Aug 2008)
Chris Young on Health Care
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  • More federal funding for health coverage. (Aug 2008)
Chris Young on Homeland Security
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  • Decrease spending on armed forces. (Aug 2008)
  • The Patriot Act harms civil liberties. (Aug 2008)
  • No warrantless searches. (Sep 2007)
  • Serious unanswered & unaddressed questions about 9/11. (Dec 2005)
Chris Young on Immigration
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  • Opposes illegal immigrants earning citizenship. (Aug 2008)
Chris Young on Jobs
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Chris Young on Principles & Values
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  • Impeach Bush. (Aug 2008)
Chris Young on Social Security
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  • Oppose privatizing social security. (Aug 2008)
Chris Young on Tax Reform
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  • Opposes more progressive taxation. (Aug 2008)
  • Leader of Rhode Islanders Against Excessive Taxation. (Mar 2008)
Chris Young on Technology
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Chris Young on War & Peace
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  • Don't replace US troops with UN troops in Iraq. (Aug 2008)
  • Immediate withdrawal from Iraq. (Sep 2007)
Chris Young on Welfare & Poverty
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  • Allow churches to provide welfare services. (Aug 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)
Abortion is not a woman's right: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Strongly Favors topic 2:
Require hiring more women & minorities
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Require companies to hire more women and minorities: Strongly Favors topic 2
Strongly Opposes topic 3:
Same-sex domestic partnership benefits
(-5 points on Social scale)
Sexual orientation not protected by civil rights law: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Strongly Favors topic 4:
Teacher-led prayer in public schools
(-5 points on Social scale)
Teach family values in public schools: Strongly Favors topic 4
Strongly Opposes topic 8:
Death Penalty
(+5 points on Social scale)
Opposes the death penalty: Strongly Opposes topic 8
Strongly Opposes topic 9:
Mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws
(+5 points on Social scale)
Opposes mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws: Strongly Opposes topic 9
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Absolute right to gun ownership: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Favors topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(-5 points on Economic scale)
More federal funding for health coverage: Strongly Favors topic 5
Strongly Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Oppose privatizing social security: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Strongly Favors topic 7:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Parents choose schools via vouchers: Strongly Favors topic 7
Strongly Favors topic 18:
Replace coal & oil with alternatives
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Replace coal and oil with alternatives: Strongly Favors topic 18
Strongly Opposes topic 19:
Drug use is immoral: enforce laws against it
(+5 points on Social scale)
Opposes the drug war: Strongly Opposes topic 19
Strongly Favors topic 20:
Allow churches to provide welfare services
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Allow churches to provide welfare services: Strongly Favors topic 20
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Make taxes more progressive
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Opposes more progressive taxation: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Leader of Rhode Islanders Against Excessive Taxation: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Strongly Opposes topic 12:
Illegal immigrants earn citizenship
(-5 points on Social scale)
Opposes illegal immigrants earning citizenship: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Strongly Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Opposes the North American Union and globalization: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Opposes expanding free trade: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Oppose globalists & the North American Union: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Strongly Opposes topic 15:
Expand the armed forces
(+5 points on Social scale)
Decrease spending on armed forces: Strongly Opposes topic 15
Strongly Favors topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Stricter limits on political campaign funds: Strongly Favors topic 16
Has never taken one penny from anyone in campaigns: Strongly Favors topic 16
Strongly Favors topic 14:
The Patriot Act harms civil liberties
(+5 points on Social scale)
The Patriot Act harms civil liberties: Strongly Favors topic 14
No warrantless searches: Strongly Favors topic 14
Favors topic 17:
US out of Iraq
(+2 points on Social scale)
Don't replace US troops with UN troops in Iraq: Opposes topic 17
Immediate withdrawal from Iraq: Strongly Favors topic 17

Chris Young is a Centrist.
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