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Joe Carraro on Abortion
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  • Abortion ok only for rape & health, and no public funding. (Nov 2004)
Joe Carraro on Budget & Economy
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Joe Carraro on Civil Rights
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  • No civil unions, and no same-sex marriage. (Nov 2004)
  • No affirmative action in state college nor state hiring. (Nov 2004)
Joe Carraro on Corporations
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Joe Carraro on Crime
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  • More state prisons, privately built, right away. (May 2006)
  • Toughen regulations for sex offenders. (May 2006)
  • Supports the death penalty. (Nov 2004)
  • No parole for repeat violent offenders; plus more prisons. (Nov 2004)
Joe Carraro on Drugs
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  • Teach about alcohol, drug and tobacco in schools. (May 2006)
  • Decriminalize marijuana, and allow doctors to prescribe it. (Nov 2004)
Joe Carraro on Education
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  • Supports vouchers for public, private, and religious schools. (Nov 2004)
  • Supports voluntary prayer in public schools. (Nov 2004)
Joe Carraro on Energy & Oil
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  • More funds for alternative fuel AND for traditional sources. (Nov 2004)
Joe Carraro on Environment
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Joe Carraro on Families & Children
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Joe Carraro on Foreign Policy
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Joe Carraro on Free Trade
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Joe Carraro on Government Reform
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  • Some campaign donation limits, plus spending limits. (Nov 2004)
Joe Carraro on Gun Control
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  • Allow concealed carry, with licenses. (Nov 2004)
Joe Carraro on Health Care
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  • Taxing nursing homes to finance Medicare is a scam. (May 2006)
Joe Carraro on Homeland Security
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Joe Carraro on Immigration
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  • Stop treating immigrants like criminals. (May 2006)
Joe Carraro on Jobs
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Joe Carraro on Principles & Values
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Joe Carraro on Social Security
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Joe Carraro on Tax Reform
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Joe Carraro on Technology
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Joe Carraro on War & Peace
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Joe Carraro 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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Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's right
(2 points on Social scale)
Abortion ok only for rape & health, and no public funding: Opposes topic 1
Strongly Opposes topic 2:
Require companies to hire more women & minorities
(10 points on Economic scale)
No affirmative action in state college nor state hiring: Strongly Opposes topic 2
Strongly Opposes topic 3:
Sexual orientation protected by civil rights laws
(0 points on Social scale)
No civil unions, and no same-sex marriage: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Strongly Favors topic 4:
Teach family values in public schools
(0 points on Social scale)
Supports voluntary prayer in public schools: Strongly Favors topic 4
Strongly Opposes topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(10 points on Economic scale)
Taxing nursing homes to finance Medicare is a scam: Strongly Opposes topic 5
No opinion on topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(5 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 7:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(10 points on Social scale)
Supports vouchers for public, private, and religious schools: Strongly Favors topic 7
Strongly Favors topic 8:
Death Penalty
(0 points on Social scale)
Supports the death penalty: Strongly Favors topic 8
Strongly Favors topic 9:
Mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws
(0 points on Social scale)
More state prisons, privately built, right away: Favors topic 9
Toughen regulations for sex offenders: Favors topic 9
No parole for repeat violent offenders; plus more prisons: Strongly Favors topic 9
Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(7 points on Social scale)
Allow concealed carry, with licenses: 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)
Favors topic 12:
Illegal immigrants earn citizenship
(7 points on Economic scale)
Stop treating immigrants like criminals: Favors 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:
The Patriot Act harms civil liberties
(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)
Favors topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
(2 points on Economic scale)
Some campaign donation limits, plus spending limits: Favors topic 16
No opinion on topic 17:
Replace US troops with UN in Iraq
(5 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Favors topic 18:
Replace coal & oil with alternatives
(2 points on Economic scale)
More funds for alternative fuel AND for traditional sources: Favors topic 18
Opposes topic 19:
Drug use is immoral: enforce laws against it
(7 points on Social scale)
Teach about alcohol, drug and tobacco in schools: Favors topic 19
Decriminalize marijuana, and allow doctors to prescribe it: Strongly Opposes topic 19
No opinion on topic 20:
Allow churches to provide welfare services
(5 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)

Joe Carraro is a Moderate Conservative.
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