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Sam Rohrer on Abortion
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  • Life is a gift of God and is sacred. (Apr 2015)
Sam Rohrer on Budget & Economy
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Sam Rohrer on Civil Rights
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Sam Rohrer on Drugs
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Sam Rohrer on Education
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  • Tax credit for scholarships to private and public school. (Apr 2015)
  • Educational decisions should be local, not by bureaucrats. (Apr 2015)
Sam Rohrer on Energy & Oil
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  • Cap-and-tax will cause massive damage to free-enterprise. (Apr 2015)
  • We're blessed with nearly endless supply of coal & oil. (Apr 2015)
Sam Rohrer on Environment
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  • Eliminate Department of Energy; scale back EPA. (Mar 2012)
Sam Rohrer on Families & Children
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  • Strongest family model is comprised of one man & one woman. (Apr 2015)
Sam Rohrer on Foreign Policy
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Sam Rohrer on Free Trade
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Sam Rohrer on Government Reform
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Sam Rohrer on Gun Control
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  • Individual right to carry; no right to gun registry. (Apr 2015)
Sam Rohrer on Health Care
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  • Federal role in healthcare must be dramatically reduced. (Apr 2015)
  • ObamaCare's centralized system is dangerous & costly. (Apr 2015)
  • ObamaCare is big government mentality. (Mar 2012)
Sam Rohrer on Homeland Security
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  • Maintain a strong defense at home, second to none. (Apr 2015)
Sam Rohrer on Immigration
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  • Illegal immigration is just that--illegal. (Apr 2015)
Sam Rohrer on Jobs
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  • Washington does not create jobs; but it can destroy jobs. (Mar 2012)
Sam Rohrer on Principles & Values
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Sam Rohrer on Social Security
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Sam Rohrer on Tax Reform
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  • Pledged in 1992 to never raise taxes; never broke pledge. (Apr 2015)
  • High taxation comes from ignoring the Constitution. (Mar 2012)
Sam Rohrer on Technology
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Sam Rohrer on War & Peace
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  • No foreign military engagements without declaration of war. (Apr 2015)
  • Threats by Iran should not be taken lightly. (Mar 2012)
Sam Rohrer on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's right
(-5 points on Social scale)
Life is a gift of God and is sacred: Strongly Opposes topic 1
No opinion on topic 2:
Require hiring more women & minorities
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 3:
Same-sex domestic partnership benefits
(-5 points on Social scale)
Strongest family model is comprised of one man & one woman: Strongly Opposes topic 3
No opinion on topic 4:
Teacher-led prayer in public schools
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 8:
Death Penalty
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 9:
Mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws
(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)
Individual right to carry; no right to gun registry: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Federal role in healthcare must be dramatically reduced: Strongly Opposes topic 5
ObamaCare's centralized system is dangerous & costly: Strongly Opposes topic 5
ObamaCare is big government mentality: 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:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Tax credit for scholarships to private and public school: Strongly Favors topic 7
Educational decisions should be local, not by bureaucrats: Favors topic 7
Strongly Opposes topic 18:
Replace coal & oil with alternatives
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Cap-and-tax will cause massive damage to free-enterprise: Strongly Opposes topic 18
We're blessed with nearly endless supply of coal & oil: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Eliminate Department of Energy; scale back EPA: Opposes topic 18
No opinion on topic 19:
Drug use is immoral: enforce laws against it
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 20:
Allow churches to provide welfare services
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Make taxes more progressive
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Pledged in 1992 to never raise taxes; never broke pledge: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Washington does not create jobs; but it can destroy jobs: Opposes topic 11
High taxation comes from ignoring the Constitution: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Strongly Opposes topic 12:
Illegal immigrants earn citizenship
(-5 points on Social scale)
Illegal immigration is just that--illegal: 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)
Strongly Favors topic 15:
Expand the armed forces
(-5 points on Social scale)
Maintain a strong defense at home, second to none: Strongly Favors topic 15
No opinion on topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 14:
The Patriot Act harms civil liberties
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Opposes topic 17:
US out of Iraq & Afghanistan
(-3 points on Social scale)
No foreign military engagements without declaration of war: Opposes topic 17
Threats by Iran should not be taken lightly: Opposes topic 17

Sam Rohrer is a Libertarian-Leaning Conservative.
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