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Richard C. Green on Abortion
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  • Voted YES on banning partial birth abortions. (Oct 1999)
  • Voted YES on disallowing overseas military abortions. (May 1999)
Richard C. Green on Budget & Economy
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  • Voted YES on 1998 GOP budget. (May 1997)
  • Voted NO on Balanced-budget constitutional amendment. (Mar 1997)
Richard C. Green on Civil Rights
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  • Voted YES on ending special funding for minority & women-owned business. (Oct 1997)
  • Voted NO on prohibiting job discrimination by sexual orientation. (Sep 1996)
  • Voted YES on Amendment to prohibit flag burning. (Dec 1995)
Richard C. Green on Corporations
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    No stance on record.
Richard C. Green on Crime
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  • Voted NO on requiring DNA testing in every death penalty case. (Jul 2000)
  • Voted NO on Three Strikes law. (Jul 2000)
  • Voted YES on repealing federal speed limits. (Jun 1995)
Richard C. Green on Drugs
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    No stance on record.
Richard C. Green on Education
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  • Voted NO on allowing School Prayer. (Jul 2000)
  • Voted NO on education savings accounts. (Jun 1998)
  • Voted YES on school vouchers in DC. (Sep 1997)
  • Voted NO on national education standards. (Feb 1994)
Richard C. Green on Energy & Oil
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  • Voted NO on defunding renewable and solar energy. (Jun 1999)
  • Voted YES on approving a nuclear waste repository. (Apr 1997)
  • Voted NO on do not require ethanol in gasoline. (Aug 1994)
Richard C. Green on Environment
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  • Voted YES on transportation demo projects. (Mar 1998)
  • Voted YES on continuing desert protection in California. (Oct 1994)
  • Voted YES on requiring EPA risk assessments. (May 1994)
Richard C. Green on Families & Children
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  • Voted NO on V-chip on every television. (Jul 2000)
Richard C. Green on Foreign Policy
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  • Voted NO on cap foreign aid at only $12.7 billion. (Oct 1999)
  • Voted NO on limiting the President's power to impose economic sanctions. (Jul 1998)
  • Voted NO on $17.9 billion to IMF. (Mar 1998)
  • Voted NO on Strengthening of the trade embargo against Cuba. (Mar 1996)
Richard C. Green on Free Trade
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    China

  • China has not earned the right to enter WTO. (Jul 2000)
Richard C. Green on Government Reform
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  • Voted YES on continuing funding for the National Endowment for the Arts. (Aug 1999)
  • Voted YES on favoring 1997 McCain-Feingold overhaul of campaign finance. (Oct 1997)
  • Voted NO on Approving the presidential line-item veto. (Mar 1996)
  • Voted NO on banning more types of Congressional gifts. (Jul 1995)
Richard C. Green on Gun Control
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  • Voted NO on background checks at gun shows. (May 1999)
  • Voted NO on more penalties for gun & drug violations. (May 1999)
Richard C. Green on Health Care
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  • Voted YES on increasing tobacco restrictions. (Jun 1998)
  • Voted YES on banning human cloning. (Feb 1998)
Richard C. Green on Homeland Security
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  • Voted NO on adopting the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty. (Oct 1999)
  • Voted NO on prohibiting same-sex basic training. (Jun 1998)
  • Voted NO on favoring 36 vetoed military projects. (Oct 1997)
  • Voted NO on banning chemical weapons. (Apr 1997)
  • Voted YES on 1996 Defense Appropriations. (Sep 1995)
Richard C. Green on Immigration
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  • Voted YES on visas for skilled workers. (May 1998)
  • Voted YES on limit welfare for immigrants. (Jun 1997)
Richard C. Green on Jobs
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  • End federal agricultural subsidies. (Jul 2000)
  • Voted YES on killing an increase in the minimum wage. (Nov 1999)
  • Voted NO on allowing workers to choose between overtime & comp-time. (May 1997)
Richard C. Green on Principles & Values
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    No stance on record.
Richard C. Green on Social Security
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    No stance on record.
Richard C. Green on Tax Reform
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  • Voted NO on across-the-board spending cut. (Oct 1999)
  • Voted NO on requiring super-majority for raising taxes. (Apr 1998)
Richard C. Green on Technology
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  • Voted YES on telecomm deregulation. (Feb 1996)
Richard C. Green on War & Peace
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  • Voted NO on allowing all necessary forces and other means in Kosovo. (May 1999)
  • Voted YES on ending the Bosnian arms embargo. (Jul 1995)
Richard C. Green on Welfare & Poverty
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  • Voted YES on welfare block grants. (Aug 1996)
  • Voted YES on welfare overhaul. (Sep 1995)


VoteMatch Responses
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Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's right
(0 points on Social scale)
YES on disallowing overseas military abortions: Opposes topic 1
YES on banning partial birth abortions: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Opposes topic 2:
Require companies to hire more women & minorities
(7 points on Economic scale)
NO on prohibiting job discrimination by sexual orientation: Strongly Opposes topic 2
YES on ending special funding for minority & women-owned business: Strongly Opposes topic 2
NO on prohibiting same-sex basic training: Favors topic 2
Strongly Opposes topic 3:
Sexual orientation protected by civil rights laws
(0 points on Social scale)
NO on prohibiting job discrimination by sexual orientation: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Strongly Opposes topic 4:
Permit prayer in public schools
(10 points on Social scale)
NO on allowing School Prayer: Strongly Opposes topic 4
Favors topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(2 points on Economic scale)
YES on Unknown roll call for 1999-76: Favors topic 5
No opinion on topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(5 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Favors topic 7:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(7 points on Social scale)
YES on school vouchers in DC: Strongly Favors topic 7
NO on education savings accounts: Opposes topic 7
Strongly Favors topic 8:
Death Penalty
(0 points on Social scale)
NO on requiring DNA testing in every death penalty case: Strongly Favors topic 8
Strongly Opposes topic 9:
Mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws
(10 points on Social scale)
NO on more penalties for gun & drug violations: Opposes topic 9
NO on Three Strikes law: Strongly Opposes topic 9
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(10 points on Social scale)
NO on background checks at gun shows: Strongly Favors topic 10
Opposes topic 11:
Decrease overall taxation of the wealthy
(2 points on Economic scale)
NO on requiring super-majority for raising taxes: Opposes topic 11
Opposes topic 12:
Immigration helps our economy-encourage it
(2 points on Economic scale)
YES on limit welfare for immigrants: Strongly Opposes topic 12
YES on visas for skilled workers: Favors topic 12
No opinion on topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(5 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 14:
Link human rights to trade with China
(0 points on Social scale)
China has not earned the right to enter WTO: Strongly Favors topic 14
Opposes topic 15:
More spending on armed forces
(7 points on Economic scale)
YES on 1996 Defense Appropriations: Favors topic 15
NO on favoring 36 vetoed military projects: Strongly Opposes topic 15
Opposes topic 16:
Reduce spending on missile defense (Star Wars)
(7 points on Economic scale)
NO on adopting the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty: Opposes topic 16
No opinion on topic 17:
Seek UN approval for military action
(5 points on Economic scale)
NO on $17.9 billion to IMF: Opposes topic 17
NO on cap foreign aid at only $12.7 billion: Favors topic 17
NO on allowing all necessary forces and other means in Kosovo: Neutral topic 17
Strongly Favors topic 18:
Reduce use of coal, oil, & nuclear energy
(0 points on Economic scale)
NO on do not require ethanol in gasoline: Favors topic 18
NO on defunding renewable and solar energy: Strongly Favors topic 18
Opposes topic 19:
Drug use is immoral: enforce laws against it
(7 points on Social scale)
NO on more penalties for gun & drug violations: Opposes topic 19
Favors topic 20:
Allow churches to provide welfare services
(2 points on Social scale)
YES on welfare overhaul: Favors topic 20
YES on welfare block grants: Favors topic 20

Richard C. Green is a Centrist.
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