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Matt Bevin on Abortion
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  • We have a duty to protect unborn human life. (Oct 2013)
Matt Bevin on Budget & Economy
Click here for 3 full quotes on Budget & Economy OR background on Budget & Economy.
  • No budget deal; let the sequester cuts take place. (Dec 2013)
  • Wall Street and auto bailouts made us pay for their mistakes. (Oct 2013)
  • Balanced Budget Amendment ends Congress' spending addiction. (Oct 2013)
Matt Bevin on Civil Rights
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  • Why not define marriage as a parent marrying their child? (Feb 2014)
  • Marriage is between a man and a woman. (Oct 2013)
Matt Bevin on Corporations
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Matt Bevin on Crime
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Matt Bevin on Drugs
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Matt Bevin on Education
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  • Limit federal one-size-fits-all role in education. (Oct 2013)
Matt Bevin on Energy & Oil
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  • Support coal production and new nuclear power plants. (Oct 2013)
Matt Bevin on Environment
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Matt Bevin on Families & Children
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Matt Bevin on Foreign Policy
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  • No unilateral action in Eastern Europe. (Mar 2014)
  • Fight foreign treaties that weaken our sovereignty. (Oct 2013)
Matt Bevin on Free Trade
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Matt Bevin on Government Reform
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  • Permanent ban on earmarks, with no loopholes. (Oct 2013)
Matt Bevin on Gun Control
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  • Second Amendment is the lynchpin of the Bill of Rights. (Oct 2013)
Matt Bevin on Health Care
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  • Defund ObamaCare immediately, then repeal ObamaCare. (Oct 2013)
Matt Bevin on Homeland Security
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  • We must keep the strongest military in the world. (Oct 2013)
  • Protect national security without violating civil liberties. (Oct 2013)
Matt Bevin on Immigration
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  • Eliminate the magnets that attract illegal immigrants. (Oct 2013)
Matt Bevin on Jobs
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Matt Bevin on Principles & Values
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Matt Bevin on Social Security
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Matt Bevin on Tax Reform
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  • Higher taxes mean fewer private sector jobs. (Oct 2013)
Matt Bevin on Technology
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Matt Bevin on War & Peace
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  • No war unless Constitutional and in our national interest. (Oct 2013)
Matt Bevin on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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VoteMatch Question & Answer
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Based on these stances:
(Click on topic for excerpt & citation)
Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(-5 points on Social scale)
We have a duty to protect unborn human life: 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)
Why not define marriage as a parent marrying their child?: Opposes topic 3
Marriage is between a man and a woman: Strongly Opposes 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 Opposes topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Defund ObamaCare immediately, then repeal ObamaCare: 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)
Limit federal one-size-fits-all role in education: Strongly Favors topic 7
No opinion on topic 8:
Clean air and water are property rights
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
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)
Second Amendment is the lynchpin of the Bill of Rights: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Higher taxes mean fewer private sector jobs: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Strongly Opposes topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(-5 points on Social scale)
Eliminate the magnets that attract illegal immigrants: 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)
Favors topic 14:
Maintain US sovereignty from UN
(+2 points on Economic scale)
No unilateral action in Eastern Europe: Opposes topic 14
Fight foreign treaties that weaken our sovereignty: Strongly Favors topic 14
Strongly Favors topic 15:
Expand the military
(-5 points on Social scale)
We must keep the strongest military in the world: Strongly Favors topic 15
No opinion on topic 16:
Stricter limits on voting rights
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Favors topic 17:
Stay out of Iran
(+2 points on Social scale)
No war unless Constitutional and in our national interest: Favors topic 17
Strongly Opposes topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Support coal production and new nuclear power plants: Strongly 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)
No budget deal; let the sequester cuts take place: Strongly Opposes topic 20
Wall Street and auto bailouts made us pay for their mistakes: Strongly Opposes topic 20
Balanced Budget Amendment ends Congress' spending addiction: Strongly Opposes topic 20
Permanent ban on earmarks, with no loopholes: Strongly Opposes topic 20

Matt Bevin is a Libertarian-Leaning Conservative.
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