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Kevin Zeese on Abortion
Click here for 3 full quotes on Abortion OR background on Abortion.
  • Fund both adult and embryonic stem-cell research. (Oct 2006)
  • No federal government involvement with abortion decision. (Jun 2006)
  • Woman involved should decide, based on her own beliefs. (Jun 2006)
Kevin Zeese on Budget & Economy
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  • Tax stock & bond purchases to make up for less income tax. (Jun 2006)
Kevin Zeese on Civil Rights
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  • No quotas & no requirements, except anti-discrimination law. (Jun 2006)
  • Restore civil liberties undermined by the Patriot Act. (Jan 2006)
  • Supports full marriage rights for gay couples. (Jan 2006)
  • Support medical leave for same sex partners. (Nov 2005)
Kevin Zeese on Corporations
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  • Favors more employee owned businesses. (Jun 2006)
  • Stop international corporate welfare and unfair competition. (Jan 2006)
  • Restore right to sue and reduce eminent domain. (Jan 2006)
Kevin Zeese on Crime
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  • Death penalty is flawed & is no deterrent. (Jun 2006)
  • It's wrong when "land of the free" has so many prisoners. (Jun 2006)
  • Mandatory sentencing results in consistent injustice. (Jun 2006)
Kevin Zeese on Drugs
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  • Favors health-based approach to drug issues. (Jun 2006)
  • End the failed war on drugs. (Jan 2006)
  • Protect medical marijuana users & providers. (Jan 2006)
Kevin Zeese on Education
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  • Vouchers for public schools--competition improves schools. (Jun 2006)
  • No Child Left Behind forces teaching to the test. (Jun 2006)
Kevin Zeese on Energy & Oil
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  • Break the US addiction to fossil fuels. (Jun 2006)
  • Foreign oil is the root cause of many military conflicts. (Jan 2006)
Kevin Zeese on Environment
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  • Save the Chesapeake Bay and prevent future degradation. (Jun 2006)
Kevin Zeese on Families & Children
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  • Teach family values in public schools. (Jun 2006)
Kevin Zeese on Foreign Policy
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  • Opposes bombing Iran. (Jun 2006)
  • Re-think one-sided US support for Israel. (Jun 2006)
  • US should chide Israel for human rights abuses. (Jan 2006)
Kevin Zeese on Free Trade
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  • Renegotiate to protect labor rights. (Jun 2006)
  • Big business trade agreements hurt democracy and sovereignty. (Jun 2006)
Kevin Zeese on Government Reform
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  • Supports Instant Runoff Voting; and verified paper ballots. (Jun 2006)
  • Voters need more choice than the two old parties. (Jun 2006)
  • Supports clean money campaigns and other election reforms. (Jun 2006)
  • Impeach Bush & Cheney for lying about Iraq. (Jan 2006)
  • Doubt about election results weakens democracy. (Jan 2006)
  • Require a paper record for computerized voting. (Jan 2006)
  • Supports IRV, debates, & same day registration. (Jan 2006)
Kevin Zeese on Gun Control
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  • Supports the Second Amendment's right to bear arms. (Jun 2006)
Kevin Zeese on Health Care
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  • Politicians oppose single-payer because of big pharma money. (Oct 2006)
  • Supports single payer national health system. (Jun 2006)
  • Single payer eliminates waste and saves lives. (Jun 2006)
Kevin Zeese on Homeland Security
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  • Pledges to vote only for candidates who'd end Iraq War. (Jun 2006)
Kevin Zeese on Immigration
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  • Supports earned citizenship for illegal immigrants. (Jun 2006)
Kevin Zeese on Jobs
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  • Infrastructure creates jobs that can't be sent overseas. (Jun 2006)
Kevin Zeese on Principles & Values
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  • Both Cardin & Steele are hand-selected & won't change things. (Oct 2006)
  • Represents three parties & the people, not moneyed interests. (Oct 2006)
  • Running a campaign of, by and for the people. (Jun 2006)
  • Focusing on peace, justice, democracy and prosperity. (Jan 2006)
  • Member of Green, Populist, and Libertarian parties. (Jan 2006)
Kevin Zeese on Social Security
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  • Share wealth more equitably. (Jun 2006)
  • Bush is misleading America on privatization. (Jan 2006)
  • Raise the ceiling and tax all income for Soc. Sec. (Jan 2006)
Kevin Zeese on Tax Reform
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  • No tax on the first $100,000 of income. (Jun 2006)
  • Tax income from wealth as heavily as income from labor. (Jan 2006)
Kevin Zeese on Technology
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  • Opposes corporate control of the Internet. (Jun 2006)
Kevin Zeese on War & Peace
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  • Cardin voted against war, then became wrong, wrong, wrong. (Oct 2006)
  • Rapid, responsible withdrawal from Iraq. (Jun 2006)
  • Iraq War is costing us billions of dollars weekly. (Jun 2006)
  • Impeachment inquiry about misleading country into Iraq War. (Jun 2006)
  • End the Iraq War and occupation. (Jan 2006)
Kevin Zeese on Welfare & Poverty
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  • No funding of churches--but church non-profit services ok. (Jun 2006)


VoteMatch Responses
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Strongly Favors topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's right
(10 points on Social scale)
Fund both adult and embryonic stem-cell research: Favors topic 1
No federal government involvement with abortion decision: Favors topic 1
Woman involved should decide, based on her own beliefs: Strongly Favors topic 1
Opposes topic 2:
Require companies to hire more women & minorities
(7 points on Economic scale)
No quotas & no requirements, except anti-discrimination law: Opposes topic 2
Strongly Favors topic 3:
Sexual orientation protected by civil rights laws
(10 points on Social scale)
Supports full marriage rights for gay couples: Strongly Favors topic 3
Favors topic 4:
Teach family values in public schools
(2 points on Social scale)
Teach family values in public schools: Favors topic 4
Strongly Favors topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(0 points on Economic scale)
Supports single payer national health system: Strongly Favors topic 5
Single payer eliminates waste and saves lives: Strongly Favors topic 5
Strongly Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(0 points on Economic scale)
Share wealth more equitably: Opposes topic 6
Bush is misleading America on privatization: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Raise the ceiling and tax all income for Soc. Sec.: Opposes topic 6
Strongly Favors topic 7:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(10 points on Social scale)
Vouchers for public schools--competition improves schools: Strongly Favors topic 7
Strongly Opposes topic 8:
Death Penalty
(10 points on Social scale)
Death penalty is flawed & is no deterrent: Strongly Opposes topic 8
Strongly Opposes topic 9:
Mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws
(10 points on Social scale)
Mandatory sentencing results in consistent injustice: Strongly Opposes topic 9
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(10 points on Social scale)
Supports the Second Amendment's right to bear arms: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Decrease overall taxation of the wealthy
(0 points on Economic scale)
Tax stock & bond purchases to make up for less income tax: Strongly Opposes topic 11
No tax on the first $100,000 of income: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Strongly Favors topic 12:
Illegal immigrants earn citizenship
(10 points on Economic scale)
Supports earned citizenship for illegal immigrants: Strongly Favors topic 12
Strongly Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(0 points on Economic scale)
Renegotiate to protect labor rights: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Big business trade agreements hurt democracy and sovereignty: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Strongly Favors topic 14:
The Patriot Act harms civil liberties
(0 points on Social scale)
Restore civil liberties undermined by the Patriot Act: Strongly Favors topic 14
Opposes topic 15:
More spending on armed forces
(7 points on Economic scale)
Iraq War is costing us billions of dollars weekly: Opposes topic 15
Strongly Favors topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
(0 points on Economic scale)
Supports clean money campaigns and other election reforms: Strongly Favors topic 16
Strongly Favors topic 17:
Replace US troops with UN in Iraq
(0 points on Economic scale)
Cardin voted against war, then became wrong, wrong, wrong: Strongly Favors topic 17
Pledges to vote only for candidates who'd end Iraq War: Strongly Favors topic 17
Rapid, responsible withdrawal from Iraq: Strongly Favors topic 17
Favors topic 18:
Replace coal & oil with alternatives
(2 points on Economic scale)
Break the US addiction to fossil fuels: Strongly Favors topic 18
Save the Chesapeake Bay and prevent future degradation: Strongly Favors topic 18
Foreign oil is the root cause of many military conflicts: Opposes topic 18
Strongly Opposes topic 19:
Drug use is immoral: enforce laws against it
(10 points on Social scale)
Favors health-based approach to drug issues: Strongly Opposes topic 19
End the failed war on drugs: Strongly Opposes topic 19
Protect medical marijuana users & providers: Opposes topic 19
Opposes topic 20:
Allow churches to provide welfare services
(7 points on Social scale)
No funding of churches--but church non-profit services ok: Opposes topic 20

Kevin Zeese is a Hard-Core Liberal.
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