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Vivian Davis Figures on Abortion
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Vivian Davis Figures on Budget & Economy
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  • GOP turned nation from surplus to deficit, and jobs get lost. (Oct 2008)
  • Provide economic stimulus package for our nation's elderly. (Oct 2008)
  • Comprehensive "home rescue plan" to avoid foreclosure. (Mar 2008)
Vivian Davis Figures on Civil Rights
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  • Voted YES on apology for wrongs of Alabama slavery. (Apr 2007)
  • Include victim's sexual orientation in hate crimes law. (Feb 2006)
Vivian Davis Figures on Corporations
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Vivian Davis Figures on Crime
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Vivian Davis Figures on Drugs
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Vivian Davis Figures on Education
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  • Low cost college loans to families in need. (Mar 2008)
  • More teacher funding; smaller classes; more modernizations. (Mar 2008)
Vivian Davis Figures on Energy & Oil
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  • High gas prices make it harder to make ends meet. (Oct 2008)
  • Break our addiction by investing in renewable energy. (Mar 2008)
Vivian Davis Figures on Environment
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  • Sponsored bill that banned public smoking statewide. (May 2008)
Vivian Davis Figures on Families & Children
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Vivian Davis Figures on Foreign Policy
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Vivian Davis Figures on Free Trade
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  • Level the playing field for American workers and companies. (Mar 2008)
Vivian Davis Figures on Government Reform
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  • Voted YES to prohibit money transfers between PACs. (Feb 2008)
Vivian Davis Figures on Gun Control
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  • Rated "A" by the National Rifle Association. (Jan 2007)
Vivian Davis Figures on Health Care
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  • Broaden Meals on Wheels, senior mobility units, and Medicare. (Oct 2008)
  • If America is wealthiest nation, why not healthiest nation? (Mar 2008)
Vivian Davis Figures on Homeland Security
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Vivian Davis Figures on Immigration
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  • Providing benefits to non-citizens is simply irresponsible. (Oct 2008)
  • English-only law are divisive and reek of segregation. (Apr 2008)
Vivian Davis Figures on Jobs
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Vivian Davis Figures on Principles & Values
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  • Challenges Jeff Sessions to debate; Sessions declines. (Oct 2008)
  • First black woman to run for US Senate from Alabama. (Jun 2008)
  • Put Alabamians and Americans first again. (Mar 2008)
Vivian Davis Figures on Social Security
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  • Ensure that Notch Babies are not left behind. (Oct 2008)
  • Adjust COLA based on senior's CPI. (Oct 2008)
  • Improve system solvency without reducing future benefits. (Oct 2008)
  • Challenge every effort to privatize Social Security. (Mar 2008)
Vivian Davis Figures on Tax Reform
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  • End tax loopholes for big corporations and the super rich. (Mar 2008)
Vivian Davis Figures on Technology
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Vivian Davis Figures on War & Peace
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  • Bush sent troops to war on erroneous claims. (Oct 2008)
  • Mideast less stable than before we invaded Iraq. (Oct 2008)
  • Bring our troops home from Iraq's civil war. (Mar 2008)
Vivian Davis Figures on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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No opinion on topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's right
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Favors topic 2:
Require hiring more women & minorities
(-3 points on Economic scale)
First black woman to run for US Senate from Alabama: Favors topic 2
Strongly Favors topic 3:
Same-sex domestic partnership benefits
(+5 points on Social scale)
Voted YES on apology for wrongs of Alabama slavery: Strongly Favors topic 3
Include victim's sexual orientation in hate crimes law: Favors 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)
Rated "A" by the National Rifle Association: Strongly Favors topic 10
Favors topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(-3 points on Economic scale)
If America is wealthiest nation, why not healthiest nation?: Favors topic 5
Strongly Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Challenge every effort to privatize Social Security: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Opposes topic 7:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(-3 points on Economic scale)
More teacher funding; smaller classes; more modernizations: Opposes topic 7
Favors topic 18:
Replace coal & oil with alternatives
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Break our addiction by investing in renewable energy: Favors 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)
Favors topic 11:
Make taxes more progressive
(-3 points on Economic scale)
End tax loopholes for big corporations and the super rich: Favors topic 11
Strongly Favors topic 12:
Illegal immigrants earn citizenship
(+5 points on Social scale)
English-only law are divisive and reek of segregation: Strongly Favors topic 12
Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Level the playing field for American workers and companies: Opposes topic 13
No opinion on topic 15:
Expand the armed forces
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Favors topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Voted YES to prohibit money transfers between PACs: Favors topic 16
No opinion on topic 14:
The Patriot Act harms civil liberties
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 17:
US out of Iraq
(+5 points on Social scale)
Bush sent troops to war on erroneous claims: Strongly Favors topic 17
Mideast less stable than before we invaded Iraq: Strongly Favors topic 17
Bring our troops home from Iraq's civil war: Strongly Favors topic 17

Vivian Davis Figures is a Moderate Liberal.
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