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Jim Huffman on Abortion
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  • Pro-choice but Roe v. Wade was a bad decision. (Oct 2010)
  • Supports abortion rights, but no federal funding. (Oct 2010)
  • Pro-choice, but issue has corrupted politics. (Mar 2010)
Jim Huffman on Budget & Economy
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  • No $2M spending on exotic ant research. (Oct 2010)
  • Supports balanced budget amendment. (Oct 2010)
  • Flawed premise: government cannot be source of growth. (Jul 2010)
Jim Huffman on Civil Rights
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  • Supports the legal rights of gays. (Mar 2010)
Jim Huffman on Corporations
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  • Moratorium on new federal regulations on businesses. (Oct 2010)
Jim Huffman on Crime
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  • Death penalty is too inaccurate to deserve support. (Mar 2010)
  • Opposes capital punishment for any crimes. (Aug 2010)
Jim Huffman on Drugs
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Jim Huffman on Education
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  • Support D.C. Opportunity Scholarship Program. (Jun 2010)
  • Freedom will only survive through constant vigilance. (May 2010)
Jim Huffman on Energy & Oil
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  • Cap & Trade scheme would produce ruinous uncertainty. (Jul 2010)
Jim Huffman on Environment
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  • End restrictions for logging federal timber land. (Oct 2010)
  • Upset at impact on rural communities from logging ban. (Oct 2010)
  • Feds own 50% of Oregon and they keep it locked up. (Jul 2010)
Jim Huffman on Families & Children
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Jim Huffman on Foreign Policy
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Jim Huffman on Free Trade
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  • Oregon should compete in thriving global economy. (Aug 2010)
Jim Huffman on Government Reform
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  • People lost confidence in Congress due to backroom deals. (Aug 2010)
Jim Huffman on Gun Control
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  • Oppose restrictions on right to bear arms. (Aug 2010)
  • Rated AQ by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record. (Aug 2010)
Jim Huffman on Health Care
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  • No quasi-government takeover of the health care industry. (Jul 2010)
  • Tort reform; cross-state competition; catastrophic coverage. (Jul 2010)
  • Opposes government-run healthcare. (Aug 2010)
  • Repeal any federal health care takeover. (Jul 2010)
Jim Huffman on Homeland Security
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  • No taxpayer-funded lawyers for captured terrorists. (Jul 2010)
Jim Huffman on Immigration
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  • More resources focused on securing our borders. (Jul 2010)
Jim Huffman on Jobs
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Jim Huffman on Principles & Values
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Jim Huffman on Social Security
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  • Option of putting payroll taxes in a private account. (Oct 2010)
  • Individually owned, privately invested accounts. (May 2005)
  • Supports private retirement accounts. (Aug 2010)
Jim Huffman on Tax Reform
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  • Taxpayer Protection Pledge: no new taxes. (Aug 2010)
  • Opposes both marriage penalty & federal tax increases. (Aug 2010)
Jim Huffman on Technology
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Jim Huffman on War & Peace
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  • War on terror is a real conflict against a toxic ideology. (Jul 2010)
Jim Huffman on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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Favors topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's right
(+2 points on Social scale)
Supports abortion rights, but no federal funding: Favors topic 1
Pro-choice, but issue has corrupted politics: Favors topic 1
No opinion on topic 2:
Require hiring more women & minorities
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 3:
Same-sex domestic partnership benefits
(+5 points on Social scale)
Supports the legal rights of gays: Strongly Favors topic 3
No opinion on topic 4:
Teacher-led prayer in public schools
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 8:
Death Penalty
(+5 points on Social scale)
Death penalty is too inaccurate to deserve support: Strongly Opposes topic 8
Opposes capital punishment for any crimes: Strongly Opposes topic 8
Strongly Favors topic 9:
Mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws
(-5 points on Social scale)
No taxpayer-funded lawyers for captured terrorists: Strongly Favors topic 9
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Oppose restrictions on right to bear arms: Strongly Favors topic 10
Rated AQ by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(+5 points on Economic scale)
No quasi-government takeover of the health care industry: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Tort reform; cross-state competition; catastrophic coverage: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Opposes government-run healthcare: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Repeal any federal health care takeover: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Strongly Favors topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Option of putting payroll taxes in a private account: Strongly Favors topic 6
Individually owned, privately invested accounts: Strongly Favors topic 6
Supports private retirement accounts: Strongly Favors topic 6
Strongly Favors topic 7:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Support D.C. Opportunity Scholarship Program: Strongly Favors topic 7
Strongly Opposes topic 18:
Replace coal & oil with alternatives
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Cap & Trade scheme would produce ruinous uncertainty: Strongly Opposes topic 18
No opinion on topic 19:
Drug use is immoral: enforce laws against it
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 20:
Allow churches to provide welfare services
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Make taxes more progressive
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Taxpayer Protection Pledge: no new taxes: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Opposes both marriage penalty & federal tax increases: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Strongly Opposes topic 12:
Illegal immigrants earn citizenship
(-5 points on Social scale)
More resources focused on securing our borders: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Strongly Favors topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Oregon should compete in thriving global economy: Strongly Favors topic 13
Favors topic 15:
Expand the armed forces
(-3 points on Social scale)
Freedom will only survive through constant vigilance: Favors topic 15
Favors topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
(-3 points on Economic scale)
People lost confidence in Congress due to backroom deals: 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 Opposes topic 17:
US out of Iraq
(-5 points on Social scale)
War on terror is a real conflict against a toxic ideology: Strongly Opposes topic 17

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