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Douglas Forrester on Abortion
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    No stance on record.
Douglas Forrester on Budget & Economy
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    No stance on record.
Douglas Forrester on Civil Rights
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    No stance on record.
Douglas Forrester on Corporations
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Douglas Forrester on Crime
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Douglas Forrester on Drugs
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    No stance on record.
Douglas Forrester on Education
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  • Parents should be able to remove kids from failing schools. (Sep 2002)
Douglas Forrester on Energy & Oil
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    No stance on record.
Douglas Forrester on Environment
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    No stance on record.
Douglas Forrester on Families & Children
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    No stance on record.
Douglas Forrester on Foreign Policy
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    No stance on record.
Douglas Forrester on Free Trade
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    No stance on record.
Douglas Forrester on Government Reform
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    No stance on record.
Douglas Forrester on Gun Control
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    No stance on record.
Douglas Forrester on Health Care
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  • Tax credits for self-insured; drug benefits for seniors. (Sep 2002)
  • Americans deserve affordable access to prescription drugs. (Jun 2002)
Douglas Forrester on Homeland Security
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    No stance on record.
Douglas Forrester on Immigration
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  • Our safety depends on enforcing US immigration laws. (Jun 2002)
Douglas Forrester on Jobs
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    No stance on record.
Douglas Forrester on Principles & Values
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  • Lessons on virtue & religion belong in schools. (Jun 2002)
Douglas Forrester on Social Security
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  • Guarantee S.S. payments, and stop taxing them. (Sep 2002)
  • Safeguard Social Security by giving workers some control. (Jun 2002)
Douglas Forrester on Tax Reform
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  • Permanent tax reduction will lead to growth. (Sep 2002)
  • Strongly supports Bush tax cut & fiscal responsibility. (Jun 2002)
  • Wants permanent repeal of death tax. (Jun 2002)
Douglas Forrester on Technology
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    No stance on record.
Douglas Forrester on War & Peace
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    No stance on record.
Douglas Forrester on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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VoteMatch Question & Answer
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Based on these stances:
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No opinion on topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's right
(5 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 2:
Require companies to hire more women & minorities
(5 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 3:
Sexual orientation protected by civil rights laws
(5 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 4:
Permit prayer in public schools
(0 points on Social scale)
Lessons on virtue & religion belong in schools: Strongly Favors topic 4
Favors topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(2 points on Economic scale)
Americans deserve affordable access to prescription drugs: Favors topic 5
Favors topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(7 points on Economic scale)
Safeguard Social Security by giving workers some control: Favors topic 6
Strongly Favors topic 7:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(10 points on Social scale)
Parents should be able to remove kids from failing schools: Strongly Favors topic 7
No opinion on topic 8:
Death Penalty
(5 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 9:
Mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws
(5 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(5 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 11:
Decrease overall taxation of the wealthy
(10 points on Economic scale)
Permanent tax reduction will lead to growth: Strongly Favors topic 11
Strongly supports Bush tax cut & fiscal responsibility: Favors topic 11
Wants permanent repeal of death tax: Favors topic 11
Opposes topic 12:
Immigration helps our economy-encourage it
(2 points on Economic scale)
Our safety depends on enforcing US immigration laws: Opposes topic 12
No opinion on topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(5 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 14:
Link human rights to trade with China
(5 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 15:
More spending on armed forces
(5 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 16:
Reduce spending on missile defense (Star Wars)
(5 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 17:
Seek UN approval for military action
(5 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 18:
Reduce use of coal, oil, & nuclear energy
(5 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 19:
Drug use is immoral: enforce laws against it
(5 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 20:
Allow churches to provide welfare services
(5 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)

Douglas Forrester is a Centrist.
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