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Pete Coors on Abortion
Click here for 2 full quotes on Abortion OR background on Abortion.
  • Opposes abortion because of sanctity of human life. (Aug 2004)
  • I am fundamentally opposed to abortion. (Jun 2004)
Pete Coors on Budget & Economy
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  • If businesses were run like federal budget, they'd be jailed. (Aug 2004)
Pete Coors on Civil Rights
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  • No abuses o power in PATRIOT Act. (Aug 2004)
  • Define marriage as between a man and a woman. (Aug 2004)
  • Opposed to change the definition of marriage. (Jun 2004)
  • Coors provides same-sex couple benefits equally. (May 2004)
  • Boycotted for anti-affirmative action. (Apr 2004)
Pete Coors on Corporations
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  • Opposes Amendment 34; leave property lawsuits as-is. (Aug 2004)
Pete Coors on Crime
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  • Opposes death penalty because of sanctity of human life. (Aug 2004)
Pete Coors on Drugs
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    No stance on record.
Pete Coors on Education
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  • Accountability and standards for public schools. (Jun 2004)
  • Supports school choice. (May 2004)
Pete Coors on Energy & Oil
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  • Opposes Amendment 37; no gov't-mandated alternative energy. (Aug 2004)
Pete Coors on Environment
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  • Good stewardship of the environment is a public value. (Jun 2004)
Pete Coors on Families & Children
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    No stance on record.
Pete Coors on Foreign Policy
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  • Don't "crawl on our knees" to the UN. (Aug 2004)
Pete Coors on Free Trade
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  • Supports free trade. (May 2004)
Pete Coors on Government Reform
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  • The 527 loophole is also a freedom of speech. (Oct 2004)
  • Supports Referendum B to remove outdated legal code. (Aug 2004)
  • Opposes Amendment 36; no split electoral vote. (Aug 2004)
  • Streamline government to create jobs. (Jun 2004)
Pete Coors on Gun Control
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  • Protect our right to bear arms. (Jun 2004)
Pete Coors on Health Care
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  • US has world's least efficient health-care system. (Aug 2004)
  • Opposes Amendment 35; no tobacco tax increase. (Aug 2004)
  • Allow free market drug reimportation from Canada. (Aug 2004)
  • Lawsuit abuse is responsible for health care costs. (Jun 2004)
Pete Coors on Homeland Security
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  • Important to check baggage and freight. (Oct 2004)
  • We'll never have perfect security in the US. (Oct 2004)
  • We should be more worried about Iran and North Korea. (Oct 2004)
  • Scrutinize the massive intelligence failures in the US. (Oct 2004)
  • Get people in a coalition that's been working with the enemy. (Oct 2004)
  • Give our military the resources they need. (Jun 2004)
  • Government's top priority should be homeland security. (Apr 2004)
Pete Coors on Immigration
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  • Give no benefits to children of longtime illegal immigrants. (Oct 2004)
  • More penalties and border security against illegal aliens. (Aug 2004)
  • Supports Bush's guest worker program. (Aug 2004)
Pete Coors on Jobs
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  • Supports Referendum A to reform state personnel system. (Aug 2004)
  • Cutting taxes creates good jobs, not big government. (Apr 2004)
Pete Coors on Principles & Values
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  • Coors Company values are Colorado Values. (Apr 2004)
  • Rated A by the Club for Growth, strong pro-growth & targeted race. (Sep 2004)
Pete Coors on Social Security
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  • Citizens manage their own personal retirement accounts. (Aug 2004)
Pete Coors on Tax Reform
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  • Keep Bush tax cuts and extend estate tax reprieve. (Aug 2004)
  • Coloradans know best how to spend their own money. (Aug 2004)
  • Proud to be a tax cutter. (Jun 2004)
Pete Coors on Technology
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    No stance on record.
Pete Coors on War & Peace
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  • Support adding more troops, oppose setting a war deadline. (Oct 2004)
  • Go with the best intelligence you have. (Oct 2004)
  • Support our troops because hey didn't pick this fight. (Aug 2004)
  • Iraqi invasion justified under war on terror. (Aug 2004)
Pete Coors on Welfare & Poverty
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    No stance on record.


VoteMatch Responses
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VoteMatch Question & Answer
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Based on these stances:
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Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's right
(0 points on Social scale)
Opposes abortion because of sanctity of human life: Strongly Opposes topic 1
I am fundamentally opposed to abortion: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Strongly Opposes topic 2:
Require companies to hire more women & minorities
(10 points on Economic scale)
Boycotted for anti-affirmative action: Strongly Opposes topic 2
Opposes topic 3:
Sexual orientation protected by civil rights laws
(2 points on Social scale)
Define marriage as between a man and a woman: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Opposed to change the definition of marriage: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Coors provides same-sex couple benefits equally: Favors topic 3
Favors topic 4:
Permit prayer in public schools
(2 points on Social scale)
Accountability and standards for public schools: Favors topic 4
Opposes topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(7 points on Economic scale)
US has world's least efficient health-care system: Opposes topic 5
Allow free market drug reimportation from Canada: Opposes topic 5
Lawsuit abuse is responsible for health care costs: Opposes topic 5
Strongly Favors topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(10 points on Economic scale)
Citizens manage their own personal retirement accounts: Strongly Favors topic 6
Favors topic 7:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(7 points on Social scale)
Supports school choice: Favors topic 7
Strongly Opposes topic 8:
Death Penalty
(10 points on Social scale)
Opposes death penalty because of sanctity of human life: Strongly Opposes topic 8
No opinion on topic 9:
Mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws
(5 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(10 points on Social scale)
Protect our right to bear arms: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Favors topic 11:
Decrease overall taxation of the wealthy
(10 points on Economic scale)
Keep Bush tax cuts and extend estate tax reprieve: Strongly Favors topic 11
Coloradans know best how to spend their own money: Strongly Favors topic 11
Proud to be a tax cutter: Strongly Favors topic 11
Cutting taxes creates good jobs, not big government: Favors topic 11
Opposes topic 12:
Immigration helps our economy-encourage it
(2 points on Economic scale)
Give no benefits to children of longtime illegal immigrants: Strongly Opposes topic 12
More penalties and border security against illegal aliens: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Supports Bush's guest worker program: Favors topic 12
Favors topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(7 points on Economic scale)
Supports free trade: Favors topic 13
No opinion on topic 14:
Link human rights to trade with China
(5 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 15:
More spending on armed forces
(0 points on Economic scale)
Support adding more troops, oppose setting a war deadline: Strongly Favors topic 15
Give our military the resources they need: Strongly Favors topic 15
No opinion on topic 16:
Reduce spending on missile defense (Star Wars)
(5 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 17:
Seek UN approval for military action
(10 points on Economic scale)
Don't "crawl on our knees" to the UN: Strongly Opposes topic 17
Favors topic 18:
Reduce use of coal, oil, & nuclear energy
(2 points on Economic scale)
Opposes Amendment 37; no gov't-mandated alternative energy: Opposes topic 18
Good stewardship of the environment is a public value: Strongly Favors topic 18
No opinion on topic 19:
Drug use is immoral: enforce laws against it
(5 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 20:
Allow churches to provide welfare services
(5 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)

Pete Coors is a Moderate Libertarian Conservative.
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