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Maggie Hassan on SenateMatch



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Strongly Favors topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(+5 points on Social scale)
Endorsed Endorsed by EMILY's list for pro-choice Democratic women: Strongly Favors topic 1
Strongly Favors topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Ban discrimination against transgender individuals: Strongly Favors topic 2
Women earn only 77 cents on the dollar compared to men: Strongly Favors topic 2
Strongly Favors topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(+5 points on Social scale)
Instrumental in passing marriage equality in NH: Strongly Favors topic 3
No opinion on topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Repair our mental health system; take pressure off ERs: Favors topic 5
ObamaCare helps working families afford health insurance: Strongly Favors topic 5
No opinion on topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Open new charter schools, & add to existing charter schools: Opposes topic 7
Our public schools are essential to best-trained workforce: Strongly Opposes topic 7
Favors topic 8:
Fight EPA regulatory over-reach
(-3 points on Social scale)
Restore $1M to Land & Community Heritage Investment Program: Favors topic 8
Favors topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(-3 points on Social scale)
15 more state troopers on state roads: Favors topic 9
Parole violators go to jail, for all released convicts: Favors topic 9
Opposes topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Background check system to avoid gun sales to mentally ill: Opposes topic 10
No opinion on topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(0 points on Economic scale)
Wealthy should pay their fair share: Strongly Favors topic 11
NH can fund its priorities without a broad-based tax: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Opposes topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(-3 points on Social scale)
Close borders for now; but welcome ISIS refugees later: Opposes topic 12
Favors topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(+2 points on Economic scale)
N.H. is fastest-growing state in the nation for exports: Favors topic 13
Reauthorize the Ex-Im Bank: Favors topic 13
Favors topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Temporarily halt acceptance of refugees from Syria: Favors topic 14
Halt acceptance of Syrian refugees until fully vetted: Favors topic 14
Ensure robust screening before we admit refugees from Syria: Favors topic 14
Favors topic 15:
Expand the military
(-3 points on Social scale)
Thank veterans for unyielding dedication to our freedom: Favors topic 15
Favors topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
(+2 points on Social scale)
Opposed Photo ID for Voting: Favors topic 16
Strongly Opposes topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
(-5 points on Social scale)
Terrorist attacks strengthen our resolve to defeat ISIS: Opposes topic 17
We are at war on ISIS; intensify our efforts to destroy them: Strongly Opposes topic 17
Strongly Favors topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Join the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative: Strongly Favors topic 18
Favors topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(-3 points on Social scale)
Opioid recommendations: drug courts & access to treatment: Strongly Opposes topic 19
Experience & data suggest legalizing marijuana does not help: Strongly Favors topic 19
$500,000 for drug task force teams, but drop 1 team out of 4: Opposes topic 19
Rated C- by NORML, indicating a "hard-on-drugs" stance: Strongly Favors topic 19
Strongly Favors topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Restored $1B in cuts in state spending: Strongly Favors topic 20
Invest to keep economy moving forward post-Recession: Favors topic 20

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Retiring in 2016 election:

Retired as of Jan. 2015:
Senate races 2017-8:
AL: Strange(R) ; no opponent yet
AZ: Flake(R) vs. Ward(R)
CA: Feinstein(D) vs. Eisen(D) vs. Sanchez?(D) vs. Garcetti?(D)
CT: Murphy(D) ; no opponent yet
DE: Carper(D) vs. Biden?(D) vs. Markell?(D)
FL: Nelson(D) vs. DeSantis(R) vs. Jolly(R) vs. Lopez-Cantera(R)
HI: Hirono(D) ; no opponent yet
IN: Donnelly(D) vs. Hurt(R)
MA: Warren(D) vs. Ayyadurai(R)
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MI: Stabenow(D) vs. Bouchard?(R)
MN: Klobuchar(D) vs. Paulsen?(R)
MO: McCaskill(D) vs. Kinder?(R)
MS: Wicker(R) vs. McDaniel?(R)
MT: Tester(D) vs. Racicot?(R)

ND: Heitkamp(D) vs. Becker?(R)
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NM: Heinrich(D) vs. Sanchez(R)
NV: Heller(R) vs. Sandoval?(R)
NY: Gillibrand(D) vs. Kennedy?(D)
OH: Brown(D) vs. Mandel(R)
PA: Casey(D) vs. Saccone(R)
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UT: Hatch(R) vs. McMullin?(R) vs. Romney?(R)
VT: Sanders(I) vs. Giordano(D)
VA: Kaine(D) vs. Cuccinelli?(R) vs. Fiorina?(R)
WA: Cantwell(D) ; no opponent yet
WV: Manchin(D) vs. Raese(R) vs. Goodwin?(R)
WI: Baldwin(D) vs. Grothman?(R) vs. Gallagher?(R)
WY: Barrasso(R) ; no opponent yet
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