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Jim Gray on Abortion
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  • Leave abortion issue to the states. (Aug 2004)
Jim Gray on Budget & Economy
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    No stance on record.
Jim Gray on Civil Rights
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  • Discontinue affirmative action programs. (Aug 2004)
Jim Gray on Corporations
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    No stance on record.
Jim Gray on Crime
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  • Severely reduce mandatory minimum sentences. (Aug 2004)
Jim Gray on Drugs
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  • War on drugs is a war against our people. (Aug 2004)
  • End the war on marijuana. (May 2004)
Jim Gray on Education
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  • Supports charters and vouchers. (Aug 2004)
Jim Gray on Energy & Oil
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    No stance on record.
Jim Gray on Environment
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  • Label genetically modified food. (May 2004)
Jim Gray on Families & Children
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    No stance on record.
Jim Gray on Foreign Policy
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  • UN has become petty, but continue support. (Aug 2004)
Jim Gray on Free Trade
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  • Supports NAFTA, GATT, and the WTO. (Aug 2004)
  • Support NAFTA, GATT, and WTO. (Aug 2004)
Jim Gray on Government Reform
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  • Sunset provisions in all legislation. (May 2004)
Jim Gray on Gun Control
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  • Federal government out of gun prohibition. (Aug 2004)
Jim Gray on Health Care
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  • Federal government out of health care management. (Aug 2004)
Jim Gray on Homeland Security
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  • Greatly Decrease funding for National missile defense. (Aug 2004)
  • Roll Back the USA Patriot Act. (May 2004)
Jim Gray on Immigration
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  • Feds should reimburse costs of failed immigration policy. (Aug 2004)
  • More agricultural worker visas. (Aug 2004)
  • Implement a workable and fair immigration system. (May 2004)
Jim Gray on Jobs
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    No stance on record.
Jim Gray on Principles & Values
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Jim Gray on Social Security
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  • Keep promises but allow young to privately invest. (Aug 2004)
Jim Gray on Tax Reform
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    No stance on record.
Jim Gray on Technology
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Jim Gray on War & Peace
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  • Internationalize the mission in Iraq. (Aug 2004)
  • Hand over Iraq to Iraqis & UN, then focus on real terrorism. (May 2004)
Jim Gray on Welfare & Poverty
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  • No strings attached to federal welfare aid to state. (Aug 2004)


VoteMatch Responses
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VoteMatch Question & Answer
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Based on these stances:
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Favors topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's right
(7 points on Social scale)
Leave abortion issue to the states: Favors topic 1
Strongly Opposes topic 2:
Require companies to hire more women & minorities
(10 points on Economic scale)
Discontinue affirmative action programs: Strongly Opposes topic 2
No opinion on topic 3:
Sexual orientation protected by civil rights laws
(5 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 4:
Permit prayer in public schools
(5 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(10 points on Economic scale)
Federal government out of health care management: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Strongly Favors topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(10 points on Economic scale)
Keep promises but allow young to privately invest: Strongly Favors topic 6
Strongly Favors topic 7:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(10 points on Social scale)
Supports charters and vouchers: Strongly Favors topic 7
No opinion on topic 8:
Death Penalty
(5 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 9:
Mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws
(10 points on Social scale)
Severely reduce mandatory minimum sentences: Strongly Opposes topic 9
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(10 points on Social scale)
Federal government out of gun prohibition: Strongly Favors topic 10
No opinion on topic 11:
Decrease overall taxation of the wealthy
(5 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Opposes topic 12:
Immigration helps our economy-encourage it
(2 points on Economic scale)
Feds should reimburse costs of failed immigration policy: Strongly Opposes topic 12
More agricultural worker visas: Favors topic 12
Implement a workable and fair immigration system: Opposes topic 12
Strongly Favors topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(10 points on Economic scale)
Supports NAFTA, GATT, and the WTO: Strongly Favors topic 13
Support NAFTA, GATT, and WTO: Strongly Favors topic 13
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)
Strongly Favors topic 16:
Reduce spending on missile defense (Star Wars)
(0 points on Economic scale)
Greatly Decrease funding for National missile defense: Strongly Favors topic 16
Strongly Favors topic 17:
Seek UN approval for military action
(0 points on Economic scale)
Internationalize the mission in Iraq: Strongly Favors topic 17
UN has become petty, but continue support: Favors topic 17
No opinion on topic 18:
Reduce use of coal, oil, & nuclear energy
(5 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 19:
Drug use is immoral: enforce laws against it
(10 points on Social scale)
War on drugs is a war against our people: Strongly Opposes topic 19
End the war on marijuana: Strongly Opposes topic 19
Favors topic 20:
Allow churches to provide welfare services
(2 points on Social scale)
No strings attached to federal welfare aid to state: Favors topic 20

Jim Gray is a Liberal-Leaning Libertarian.
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