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Lee Bright on Abortion
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  • Human life begins at conception. (Jul 2014)
  • Protect our unborn children from abortion providers. (Nov 2013)
Lee Bright on Budget & Economy
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  • Free enterprise is the key to national prosperity. (Jul 2014)
  • All federal spending comes from pockets of taxpayers. (Nov 2013)
Lee Bright on Civil Rights
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  • Government shouldn't redefine marriage. (Jul 2014)
Lee Bright on Corporations
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  • Lower corporate tax rate: pro-free enterprise reforms. (Nov 2013)
Lee Bright on Crime
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Lee Bright on Drugs
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Lee Bright on Education
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  • Oppose nationwide Common Core standards. (Jul 2014)
  • Advocates abolishing the Department of Education. (Oct 2013)
  • Real choice including private schools and home-schooling. (Nov 2012)
Lee Bright on Energy & Oil
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  • No subsidies for wind and solar. (Jul 2014)
  • Free market energy policy: nuclear, coal & natural gas. (Nov 2013)
  • Deal with waste, to remove obstacles to new nuclear plants. (Oct 2013)
Lee Bright on Environment
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Lee Bright on Families & Children
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Lee Bright on Foreign Policy
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  • Remove Russia from G-8 over Ukraine invasion. (Mar 2014)
Lee Bright on Free Trade
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Lee Bright on Government Reform
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  • Photo ID for voting. (Jul 2014)
  • Require photo ID, and inspection of ID, in order to vote. (Feb 2011)
Lee Bright on Gun Control
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  • Opposes more gun restrictions. (Jul 2014)
  • Constitutional Carry Amendment: no permits needed. (Nov 2013)
Lee Bright on Health Care
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  • Repeal ObamaCare; it's not a government responsibility. (Jul 2014)
  • Growth of Medicare & Medicaid create nanny-state dependency. (Nov 2013)
  • Full implementation of ObamaCare ends self-governance. (Oct 2013)
Lee Bright on Homeland Security
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  • Maintain a superior nuclear arsenal. (Jul 2014)
  • Our liberty depends on a strong military. (Nov 2013)
Lee Bright on Immigration
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  • Protect the borders; prevent illegal entry. (Jul 2014)
  • Secure the border first; but no amnesty. (Oct 2013)
  • Charge 1% foreign wire fee;& police check immigration status. (Mar 2011)
Lee Bright on Jobs
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  • It's just a myth that government can create jobs. (Nov 2012)
Lee Bright on Principles & Values
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  • Judeo-Christian values established our government framework. (Jul 2014)
  • I live all aspects of my life based on Biblical principles. (Oct 2013)
Lee Bright on Social Security
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Lee Bright on Tax Reform
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  • Taxes punish productive citizens. (Nov 2013)
  • Supports the FairTax to simplify taxes. (Oct 2013)
Lee Bright on Technology
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  • Dredge the Port of Charleston to a 50-foot depth. (Oct 2013)
Lee Bright on War & Peace
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  • US is not first-responder for every problem around the world. (Nov 2013)
  • Intervention in Syria would help the Muslim Brotherhood. (Sep 2013)
Lee Bright on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(-5 points on Social scale)
Human life begins at conception: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Protect our unborn children from abortion providers: Strongly Opposes topic 1
No opinion on topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(-5 points on Social scale)
Government shouldn't redefine marriage: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Strongly Favors topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(-5 points on Social scale)
Judeo-Christian values established our government framework: Strongly Favors topic 4
I live all aspects of my life based on Biblical principles: Favors topic 4
Strongly Opposes topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Repeal ObamaCare; it's not a government responsibility: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Growth of Medicare & Medicaid create nanny-state dependency: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Full implementation of ObamaCare ends self-governance: Strongly Opposes topic 5
No opinion on topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Oppose nationwide Common Core standards: Strongly Favors topic 7
Advocates abolishing the Department of Education: Favors topic 7
Real choice including private schools and home-schooling: Strongly Favors topic 7
Opposes topic 8:
No 'rights' to clean air and water
(+2 points on Social scale)
Dredge the Port of Charleston to a 50-foot depth: Opposes topic 8
No opinion on topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Opposes more gun restrictions: Strongly Favors topic 10
Constitutional Carry Amendment: no permits needed: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Lower corporate tax rate: pro-free enterprise reforms: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Taxes punish productive citizens: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Supports the FairTax to simplify taxes: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Strongly Opposes topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(-5 points on Social scale)
Protect the borders; prevent illegal entry: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Secure the border first; but no amnesty: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Charge 1% foreign wire fee;& police check immigration status: Strongly Opposes topic 12
No opinion on topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 14:
Maintain US sovereignty from UN
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 15:
Expand the military
(-5 points on Social scale)
Maintain a superior nuclear arsenal: Strongly Favors topic 15
Our liberty depends on a strong military: Strongly Favors topic 15
Strongly Opposes topic 16:
More enforcement of the right to vote
(-5 points on Social scale)
Photo ID for voting: Strongly Opposes topic 16
Require photo ID, and inspection of ID, in order to vote: Strongly Opposes topic 16
Opposes topic 17:
Stay out of Iran
(-3 points on Social scale)
US is not first-responder for every problem around the world: Opposes topic 17
Intervention in Syria would help the Muslim Brotherhood: Opposes topic 17
Strongly Opposes topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
No subsidies for wind and solar: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Free market energy policy: nuclear, coal & natural gas: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Deal with waste, to remove obstacles to new nuclear plants: Opposes topic 18
No opinion on topic 19:
Never legalize marijuana
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Free enterprise is the key to national prosperity: Strongly Opposes topic 20
All federal spending comes from pockets of taxpayers: Strongly Opposes topic 20
It's just a myth that government can create jobs: Opposes topic 20

Lee Bright is a Hard-Core Conservative.
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