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Mark Zaccaria on Abortion
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  • Human life begins at conception. (Sep 2014)
  • Make abortion unthinkable but not illegal. (Nov 2010)
  • No federal funding for embryonic stem cell research. (Nov 2010)
  • Safe, legal, and rare: don't return to back alley abortions. (Nov 2008)
  • Make adoption a more palatable choice. (Nov 2008)
Mark Zaccaria on Budget & Economy
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  • Senate bank regulators are too cozy with regulated banks. (Jun 2014)
  • Do the right thing and cut pork, then cut all expenditures. (Nov 2008)
Mark Zaccaria on Civil Rights
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  • Government shouldn't redefine marriage. (Sep 2014)
  • Marriage only between one man and one woman. (Nov 2010)
  • End federal affirmative action programs. (Nov 2010)
Mark Zaccaria on Corporations
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Mark Zaccaria on Crime
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  • Supports capital punishment. (Nov 2010)
Mark Zaccaria on Drugs
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  • Mandatory prison sentences for selling illegal drugs. (Nov 2010)
Mark Zaccaria on Education
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  • Oppose nationwide Common Core standards. (Sep 2014)
  • Supports vouchers but not charters. (Nov 2010)
Mark Zaccaria on Energy & Oil
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  • No subsidies for wind and solar. (Sep 2014)
  • No climate change laws; no cap-&-trade; more oil exploration. (Nov 2010)
Mark Zaccaria on Environment
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Mark Zaccaria on Families & Children
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Mark Zaccaria on Foreign Policy
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  • American colors don't run, but they have been fading. (Jul 2014)
Mark Zaccaria on Free Trade
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  • Today's free trade agreements are stacked against the US. (Nov 2010)
Mark Zaccaria on Government Reform
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  • Photo ID for voting. (Sep 2014)
  • Keep contribution limits & campaign finance regulations. (Nov 2010)
Mark Zaccaria on Gun Control
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  • Opposes more gun restrictions. (Sep 2014)
  • Second Amendment guarantees individual right to own guns. (Nov 2010)
Mark Zaccaria on Health Care
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  • Repeal ObamaCare; it's not a government responsibility. (Sep 2014)
  • System works now, even for the uninsured. (Nov 2008)
Mark Zaccaria on Homeland Security
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  • Maintain a superior nuclear arsenal. (Sep 2014)
  • Cut government, including cutting military (except salary). (Nov 2010)
Mark Zaccaria on Immigration
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  • Protect the borders; prevent illegal entry. (Sep 2014)
  • No pathway to citizenship for illegal immigrants. (Nov 2010)
Mark Zaccaria on Jobs
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  • Accepted 20 weeks of unemployment, but opposes extending it. (Jun 2014)
Mark Zaccaria on Principles & Values
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  • Judeo-Christian values established our government framework. (Sep 2014)
  • Former chair of state GOP; former Town Council member. (Jun 2014)
  • I'm running for You, to rein in government. (Nov 2008)
Mark Zaccaria on Social Security
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  • Privatize elements of Social Security. (Nov 2010)
Mark Zaccaria on Tax Reform
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  • FairTax ends complexity that requires entire industry. (Sep 2014)
  • Eliminate the estate tax; cut spending to match tax cuts. (Nov 2010)
Mark Zaccaria on Technology
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Mark Zaccaria on War & Peace
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  • We should leave Iraq & Afghanistan once we win. (Nov 2008)
Mark Zaccaria on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(-3 points on Social scale)
Human life begins at conception: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Make abortion unthinkable but not illegal: Opposes topic 1
No federal funding for embryonic stem cell research: Opposes topic 1
Safe, legal, and rare: don't return to back alley abortions: Favors topic 1
Make adoption a more palatable choice: Opposes topic 1
Strongly Opposes topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(+5 points on Economic scale)
End federal affirmative action programs: Strongly Opposes topic 2
Strongly Opposes topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(-5 points on Social scale)
Government shouldn't redefine marriage: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Marriage only between one man and one woman: 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
Strongly Opposes topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Repeal ObamaCare; it's not a government responsibility: Strongly Opposes topic 5
System works now, even for the uninsured: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Strongly Favors topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Privatize elements of Social Security: Strongly Favors topic 6
Strongly Favors topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Oppose nationwide Common Core standards: Strongly Favors topic 7
Supports vouchers but not charters: Strongly Favors topic 7
No opinion on topic 8:
No 'rights' to clean air and water
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(-5 points on Social scale)
Supports capital punishment: Strongly Favors topic 9
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Opposes more gun restrictions: Strongly Favors topic 10
Second Amendment guarantees individual right to own guns: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
FairTax ends complexity that requires entire industry: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Eliminate the estate tax; cut spending to match tax cuts: 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
No pathway to citizenship for illegal immigrants: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Strongly Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Today's free trade agreements are stacked against the US: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Favors topic 14:
Maintain US sovereignty from UN
(+2 points on Economic scale)
American colors don't run, but they have been fading: Favors topic 14
Favors topic 15:
Expand the military
(-3 points on Social scale)
Maintain a superior nuclear arsenal: Strongly Favors topic 15
Cut government, including cutting military (except salary): Opposes topic 15
Opposes topic 16:
More enforcement of the right to vote
(-3 points on Social scale)
Photo ID for voting: Strongly Opposes topic 16
Keep contribution limits & campaign finance regulations: Favors topic 16
Strongly Opposes topic 17:
Stay out of Iran
(-5 points on Social scale)
We should leave Iraq & Afghanistan once we win: Strongly 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
No climate change laws; no cap-&-trade; more oil exploration: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Strongly Favors topic 19:
Never legalize marijuana
(-5 points on Social scale)
Mandatory prison sentences for selling illegal drugs: Strongly Favors topic 19
Strongly Opposes topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Senate bank regulators are too cozy with regulated banks: Opposes topic 20
Accepted 20 weeks of unemployment, but opposes extending it: Opposes topic 20
Do the right thing and cut pork, then cut all expenditures: Strongly Opposes topic 20
I'm running for You, to rein in government: Strongly Opposes topic 20

Mark Zaccaria is a Hard-Core Conservative.
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