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Prof. Tom Davis on Abortion
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  • Abortion is a woman's right. (Aug 2008)
Prof. Tom Davis on Budget & Economy
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Prof. Tom Davis on Civil Rights
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  • Require hiring women & minorities is too fuzzy to answer. (Aug 2008)
  • Sexual orientation should be protected by civil rights law. (Aug 2008)
Prof. Tom Davis on Corporations
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Prof. Tom Davis on Crime
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  • Opposes the death penalty. (Aug 2008)
  • Opposes mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws. (Aug 2008)
Prof. Tom Davis on Drugs
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  • Immoral is a lousy reason for drug law. (Aug 2008)
Prof. Tom Davis on Education
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  • No vouchers the way they're defined today. (Aug 2008)
Prof. Tom Davis on Energy & Oil
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  • Renewables ok; nuclear fission, no. (Aug 2008)
Prof. Tom Davis on Environment
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Prof. Tom Davis on Families & Children
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  • Teach family values? Whose family's values? (Aug 2008)
Prof. Tom Davis on Foreign Policy
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Prof. Tom Davis on Free Trade
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  • The phrase "free trade" is a lie. (Aug 2008)
Prof. Tom Davis on Government Reform
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  • Stricter limits on political campaign funds. (Aug 2008)
Prof. Tom Davis on Gun Control
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  • Absolute right to gun ownership. (Aug 2008)
Prof. Tom Davis on Health Care
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  • More federal funding for health coverage too fuzzy to say. (Aug 2008)
Prof. Tom Davis on Homeland Security
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  • Cover our obligations from unjust wars. (Aug 2008)
  • The Patriot Act harms civil liberties. (Aug 2008)
Prof. Tom Davis on Immigration
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  • Allow some illegal immigrants to earn citizenship. (Aug 2008)
Prof. Tom Davis on Jobs
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Prof. Tom Davis on Principles & Values
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  • Off ballot because of Texas's byzantine regulations. (Aug 2008)
Prof. Tom Davis on Social Security
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  • Don't privatize social security. (Aug 2008)
Prof. Tom Davis on Tax Reform
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  • Make taxes more progressive is unanswerable. (Aug 2008)
Prof. Tom Davis on Technology
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Prof. Tom Davis on War & Peace
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  • Get US troops out of Iraq. (Aug 2008)
Prof. Tom Davis on Welfare & Poverty
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  • Churches can provide welfare, but not funded by state. (Aug 2008)


VoteMatch Responses
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VoteMatch Question & Answer
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Based on these stances:
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Strongly Favors topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's right
(+5 points on Social scale)
Abortion is a woman's right: Strongly Favors topic 1
No opinion on topic 2:
Require hiring more women & minorities
(0 points on Economic scale)
Require hiring women & minorities is too fuzzy to answer: Neutral on topic 2
Strongly Favors topic 3:
Same-sex domestic partnership benefits
(+5 points on Social scale)
Sexual orientation should be protected by civil rights law: Strongly Favors topic 3
No opinion on topic 4:
Teacher-led prayer in public schools
(0 points on Social scale)
Teach family values? Whose family's values?: Neutral on topic 4
Strongly Opposes topic 8:
Death Penalty
(+5 points on Social scale)
Opposes the death penalty: Strongly Opposes topic 8
Strongly Opposes topic 9:
Mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws
(+5 points on Social scale)
Opposes mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws.: Strongly Opposes topic 9
Strongly Opposes topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Absolute right to gun ownership: Strongly Opposes topic 10
No opinion on topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(0 points on Economic scale)
More federal funding for health coverage too fuzzy to say: Neutral on topic 5
Strongly Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Don't privatize social security: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Strongly Opposes topic 7:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(-5 points on Economic scale)
No vouchers the way they're defined today: Strongly Opposes topic 7
Strongly Favors topic 18:
Replace coal & oil with alternatives
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Renewables ok; nuclear fission, no: Strongly Favors topic 18
Strongly Opposes topic 19:
Drug use is immoral: enforce laws against it
(+5 points on Social scale)
Immoral is a lousy reason for drug law: Strongly Opposes topic 19
Strongly Opposes topic 20:
Allow churches to provide welfare services
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Churches can provide welfare, but not funded by state: Strongly Opposes topic 20
No opinion on topic 11:
Make taxes more progressive
(0 points on Economic scale)
Make taxes more progressive is unanswerable: Neutral on topic 11
Favors topic 12:
Illegal immigrants earn citizenship
(+2 points on Social scale)
Allow some illegal immigrants to earn citizenship: Favors topic 12
Strongly Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(-5 points on Economic scale)
The phrase "free trade" is a lie: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Strongly Opposes topic 15:
Expand the armed forces
(+5 points on Social scale)
Cover our obligations from unjust wars: Strongly Opposes topic 15
Strongly Favors topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Stricter limits on political campaign funds: Strongly Favors topic 16
Strongly Favors topic 14:
The Patriot Act harms civil liberties
(+5 points on Social scale)
The Patriot Act harms civil liberties: Strongly Favors topic 14
Strongly Favors topic 17:
US out of Iraq
(+5 points on Social scale)
Get US troops out of Iraq: Strongly Favors topic 17

Prof. Tom Davis is a Hard-Core Liberal.
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