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Walter Mondale on Abortion
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  • Opposes ban on partial-birth abortion. (Nov 2002)
  • Vote against nominees who would overturn Roe v. Wade. (Nov 2002)
Walter Mondale on Budget & Economy
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    No stance on record.
Walter Mondale on Civil Rights
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  • Supports gay spousal benefits but not gay marriage. (Nov 2002)
  • Sponsored open housing amendment to the Civil Rights Act. (Jan 1997)
Walter Mondale on Corporations
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    No stance on record.
Walter Mondale on Crime
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  • Gideon brief established right to attorney. (May 2001)
Walter Mondale on Drugs
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    No stance on record.
Walter Mondale on Education
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    No stance on record.
Walter Mondale on Energy & Oil
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    No stance on record.
Walter Mondale on Environment
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    No stance on record.
Walter Mondale on Families & Children
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    No stance on record.
Walter Mondale on Foreign Policy
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  • Push North Korea to drop its nuclear program. (Nov 2002)
Walter Mondale on Free Trade
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  • Supports NAFTA. (Nov 2002)
  • Supports permanent normal trade relations with China. (Nov 2002)
Walter Mondale on Government Reform
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  • Would be Deputy President Pro Tempore under Senate rules. (Oct 2002)
  • Role as V.P. was as generalist and troubleshooter. (Jan 1997)
  • Require debates for presidential contenders. (May 1990)
Walter Mondale on Gun Control
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    No stance on record.
Walter Mondale on Health Care
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  • Adding prescription drug benefit to Medicare. (Nov 2002)
Walter Mondale on Homeland Security
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  • R&D on missile defense, but deployment destabilizes. (Nov 2002)
  • Star Wars didn?t work in 1984 and still doesn?t work. (Aug 2000)
  • Opposed Nixon?s plans for antiballistic missile systems. (Jan 1997)
Walter Mondale on Immigration
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    No stance on record.
Walter Mondale on Jobs
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  • Supported increase in minimum wage. (Oct 2000)
Walter Mondale on Principles & Values
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  • Shares Wellstone?s ideology, with a different style. (Oct 2002)
  • Selected first woman candidate for major party V.P. (Jan 1997)
  • Carter touted Mondale as better V.P. than Bob Dole. (Jan 1997)
  • Counseled against Carter?s ?Malaise? speech. (Jan 1997)
  • Presidency needs goals, and needs to address the nation. (Jun 1993)
Walter Mondale on Social Security
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  • Privatizing Social Security is "a dreadful idea". (Nov 2002)
  • Chaired commission on privatization, but opposed privatizing. (Oct 2002)
Walter Mondale on Tax Reform
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  • Cut FICA taxes on poor instead of tax cuts for rich. (Nov 2002)
  • Massive tax cuts hurt the economy. (Aug 2000)
  • 1984 election: Reagan will raise taxes, and so will I. (Jan 1997)
Walter Mondale on Technology
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    No stance on record.
Walter Mondale on War & Peace
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  • Fight war on terror without infringing civil liberties. (Nov 2002)
  • Against authorizing use of force in Iraq. (Nov 2002)
  • Opposed Vietnam War as a ?moral disaster? (Jan 1997)
  • Israel?s ?Land for Peace? needs Arab ?Peace for Land? (Apr 1988)
  • Israel is a strategic ally and committed friend. (Apr 1988)
Walter Mondale 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 Favors topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's right
(10 points on Social scale)
Opposes ban on partial-birth abortion: Strongly Favors topic 1
Vote against nominees who would overturn Roe v. Wade: Strongly Favors topic 1
Strongly Favors topic 2:
Require companies to hire more women & minorities
(0 points on Economic scale)
Sponsored open housing amendment to the Civil Rights Act: Strongly Favors topic 2
Selected first woman candidate for major party V.P.: Favors topic 2
Strongly Favors topic 3:
Sexual orientation protected by civil rights laws
(10 points on Social scale)
Supports gay spousal benefits but not gay marriage: Strongly Favors topic 3
No opinion on topic 4:
Permit prayer in public schools
(5 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Favors topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(2 points on Economic scale)
Adding prescription drug benefit to Medicare: Favors topic 5
Strongly Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(0 points on Economic scale)
Privatizing Social Security is "a dreadful idea": Strongly Opposes topic 6
Chaired commission on privatization, but opposed privatizing: Strongly Opposes topic 6
No opinion on topic 7:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(5 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 8:
Death Penalty
(5 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 9:
Mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws
(10 points on Social scale)
Gideon brief established right to attorney: Strongly Opposes topic 9
No opinion on topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(5 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Decrease overall taxation of the wealthy
(0 points on Economic scale)
Cut FICA taxes on poor instead of tax cuts for rich: Opposes topic 11
Massive tax cuts hurt the economy: Strongly Opposes topic 11
1984 election: Reagan will raise taxes, and so will I: Opposes topic 11
No opinion on topic 12:
Immigration helps our economy-encourage it
(5 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Favors topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(7 points on Economic scale)
Supports NAFTA: Favors topic 13
Opposes topic 14:
Link human rights to trade with China
(7 points on Social scale)
Supports permanent normal trade relations with China: Opposes topic 14
No opinion on topic 15:
More spending on armed forces
(5 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 16:
Reduce spending on missile defense (Star Wars)
(0 points on Economic scale)
R&D on missile defense, but deployment destabilizes: Favors topic 16
Star Wars didn?t work in 1984 and still doesn?t work: Strongly Favors topic 16
Opposed Nixon?s plans for antiballistic missile systems: Favors topic 16
Favors topic 17:
Seek UN approval for military action
(2 points on Economic scale)
Israel?s ?Land for Peace? needs Arab ?Peace for Land?: Favors topic 17
Israel is a strategic ally and committed friend: Favors topic 17
No opinion on topic 18:
Reduce use of coal, oil, & nuclear energy
(5 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
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)

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