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Zane Lawhorn on Abortion
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  • Stop the murdering of innocent children. (Feb 2006)
Zane Lawhorn on Budget & Economy
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Zane Lawhorn on Civil Rights
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  • Require citizens of certain races to carry National ID Card. (Feb 2006)
  • Marriage is union between a man and a woman. (Feb 2006)
Zane Lawhorn on Corporations
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Zane Lawhorn on Crime
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  • Punishment should suit victims and taxpayers, not criminals. (Feb 2006)
Zane Lawhorn on Drugs
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  • Yes, I did inhale, but God helped me walk away from drugs. (Feb 2006)
  • Increase penalties for manufacturing and distributing drugs. (Feb 2006)
Zane Lawhorn on Education
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  • Return education back into the hands of professionals. (Feb 2006)
  • Majority wants to see prayer return to our schools. (Feb 2006)
Zane Lawhorn on Energy & Oil
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  • Global warming is punishment for not caring for environment. (Feb 2006)
  • Tax incentives for hybrid cars & alternate energy. (Feb 2006)
Zane Lawhorn on Environment
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  • Do everything in our power to protect the environment. (Feb 2006)
Zane Lawhorn on Families & Children
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  • Keep the traditional family unit whenever possible. (Feb 2006)
Zane Lawhorn on Foreign Policy
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Zane Lawhorn on Free Trade
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Zane Lawhorn on Government Reform
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  • Reform elections for easier access for more parties. (Feb 2006)
Zane Lawhorn on Gun Control
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  • The Second Amendment IS the Constitution. (Feb 2006)
  • The right to carry makes violent crimes drop dramatically. (Feb 2006)
  • High powered rifles ok; gun lawsuits not ok. (Feb 2006)
  • Right to protect your home & property by blasting criminals. (Feb 2006)
Zane Lawhorn on Health Care
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Zane Lawhorn on Homeland Security
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  • Supports military draft, if needed, but not needed now. (Feb 2006)
Zane Lawhorn on Immigration
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  • Require immigrants to speak English & learn our customs. (Feb 2006)
  • Tax immigrants upon entering the US. (Feb 2006)
  • Require all immigrants to carry National ID Card. (Feb 2006)
  • Supports English as official language, opposes bilingualism. (Feb 2006)
Zane Lawhorn on Jobs
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  • China is developing at the expense of our jobs. (Feb 2006)
Zane Lawhorn on Principles & Values
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  • A mud turtle to Sen. Byrd's junkyard dog. (Feb 2006)
  • Faith gives me the strength to keep going. (Feb 2006)
  • I support One Nation under God. (Feb 2006)
Zane Lawhorn on Social Security
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  • Make program stable, even at high cost to young workers. (Feb 2006)
Zane Lawhorn on Tax Reform
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  • Reduce sales taxes, gas taxes, and business taxes. (Feb 2006)
Zane Lawhorn on Technology
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Zane Lawhorn on War & Peace
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  • Concerned about North Korea's nuclear weapons. (Feb 2006)
  • Committed to the protection and support of Israel. (Feb 2006)
  • In Iraq: support our troops and finish the job. (Feb 2006)
  • We are fighting a war on two fronts, like in Vietnam. (Feb 2006)
Zane Lawhorn on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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VoteMatch Question & Answer
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Based on these stances:
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Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's right
(0 points on Social scale)
Stop the murdering of innocent children: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Opposes topic 2:
Require companies to hire more women & minorities
(7 points on Economic scale)
Require citizens of certain races to carry National ID Card: Opposes topic 2
Strongly Opposes topic 3:
Sexual orientation protected by civil rights laws
(0 points on Social scale)
Marriage is union between a man and a woman: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Strongly Favors topic 4:
Teach family values in public schools
(0 points on Social scale)
Majority wants to see prayer return to our schools: Strongly Favors topic 4
I support One Nation under God: Favors topic 4
No opinion on topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(5 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(2 points on Economic scale)
Make program stable, even at high cost to young workers: Opposes topic 6
Opposes topic 7:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(2 points on Social scale)
Return education back into the hands of professionals: Opposes topic 7
No opinion on topic 8:
Death Penalty
(5 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Favors topic 9:
Mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws
(2 points on Social scale)
Punishment should suit victims and taxpayers, not criminals: Favors topic 9
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(10 points on Social scale)
The Second Amendment IS the Constitution: Strongly Favors topic 10
The right to carry makes violent crimes drop dramatically: Favors topic 10
High powered rifles ok; gun lawsuits not ok: Favors topic 10
Right to protect your home & property by blasting criminals: Favors topic 10
Favors topic 11:
Decrease overall taxation of the wealthy
(7 points on Economic scale)
Reduce sales taxes, gas taxes, and business taxes: Favors topic 11
Strongly Opposes topic 12:
Illegal immigrants earn citizenship
(0 points on Economic scale)
Require immigrants to speak English & learn our customs: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Tax immigrants upon entering the US: Opposes topic 12
Require all immigrants to carry National ID Card: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Supports English as official language, opposes bilingualism: Opposes topic 12
No opinion on topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(5 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 14:
The Patriot Act harms civil liberties
(5 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 15:
More spending on armed forces
(5 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
(5 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 17:
Replace US troops with UN in Iraq
(5 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 18:
Replace coal & oil with alternatives
(0 points on Economic scale)
Global warming is punishment for not caring for environment: Favors topic 18
Tax incentives for hybrid cars & alternate energy: Strongly Favors topic 18
Favors topic 19:
Drug use is immoral: enforce laws against it
(2 points on Social scale)
Yes, I did inhale, but God helped me walk away from drugs: Opposes topic 19
Increase penalties for manufacturing and distributing drugs: Strongly Favors topic 19
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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