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Tom Leppert on Abortion
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  • Companies can deny insuring birth control. (Apr 2012)
  • Life is sacred, and abortion is the wrong choice. (Jul 2011)
Tom Leppert on Budget & Economy
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  • Demand a Balanced Budget amendment. (Jul 2010)
  • Limit federal spending growth to per-capita inflation rate. (Jul 2010)
  • Supports the Cut-Cap-and-Balance Pledge. (Jan 2012)
Tom Leppert on Civil Rights
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  • Marched in gay pride parade, but opposes gay marriage. (Feb 2012)
  • Oppose legalizing same sex marriage. (Jul 2011)
Tom Leppert on Corporations
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  • I'm a career businessman; I've actually created jobs. (May 2012)
Tom Leppert on Crime
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  • Death penalty is justifiable punishment for heinous crimes. (Jul 2011)
Tom Leppert on Drugs
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Tom Leppert on Education
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Tom Leppert on Energy & Oil
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  • Cap and Trade will kill jobs. (Jul 2011)
  • Cap-and-trade has no impact on global temperatures. (Jul 2010)
  • Explore proven energy reserves & keep energy prices low. (Jul 2010)
Tom Leppert on Environment
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Tom Leppert on Families & Children
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Tom Leppert on Foreign Policy
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Tom Leppert on Free Trade
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Tom Leppert on Government Reform
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  • Identify constitutionality in every new congressional bill. (Jul 2010)
  • Audit federal agencies, to reform or eliminate them. (Jul 2010)
  • Moratorium on all earmarks until budget is balanced. (Jul 2010)
Tom Leppert on Gun Control
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  • Fight to defend Americans' right to bear arms. (Jul 2011)
Tom Leppert on Health Care
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  • Replace ObamaCare with market-based solutions. (Jul 2011)
  • Defund, repeal, & replace federal care with free market. (Jul 2010)
Tom Leppert on Homeland Security
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  • Keep our country safe from threats around the world. (Jul 2011)
Tom Leppert on Immigration
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  • No border wall. (Apr 2012)
  • Begin with adequate control of borders; but no amnesty. (Jul 2011)
Tom Leppert on Jobs
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  • I have created thousands of jobs; we need that in DC. (Apr 2012)
Tom Leppert on Principles & Values
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Tom Leppert on Social Security
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Tom Leppert on Tax Reform
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  • Flat tax is an opportunity to expand the base. (Mar 2012)
  • Extend Bush tax cuts permanently. (Jul 2011)
  • Adopt a single-rate tax system. (Jul 2010)
  • Repeal tax hikes in capital gains and death taxes. (Jul 2010)
Tom Leppert on Technology
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Tom Leppert on War & Peace
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Tom Leppert 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)
Companies can deny insuring birth control: Opposes topic 1
Life is sacred, and abortion is the wrong choice: 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)
Opposes topic 3:
Same-sex domestic partnership benefits
(-3 points on Social scale)
Marched in gay pride parade, but opposes gay marriage: Favors topic 3
Oppose legalizing same sex marriage: 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)
Strongly Favors topic 8:
Death Penalty
(-5 points on Social scale)
Death penalty is justifiable punishment for heinous crimes: Strongly Favors topic 8
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)
Fight to defend Americans' right to bear arms: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Replace ObamaCare with market-based solutions: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Defund, repeal, & replace federal care with free market: Strongly Opposes topic 5
No opinion on topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 7:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 18:
Replace coal & oil with alternatives
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Cap and Trade will kill jobs: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Cap-and-trade has no impact on global temperatures: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Explore proven energy reserves & keep energy prices low: 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)
Flat tax is an opportunity to expand the base: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Extend Bush tax cuts permanently: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Adopt a single-rate tax system: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Repeal tax hikes in capital gains and death taxes: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Opposes topic 12:
Illegal immigrants earn citizenship
(-3 points on Social scale)
No border wall: Favors topic 12
Begin with adequate control of borders; but no amnesty: 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)
Favors topic 15:
Expand the armed forces
(-3 points on Social scale)
Keep our country safe from threats around the world: 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)
No opinion on topic 17:
US out of Iraq & Afghanistan
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)

Tom Leppert is a Moderate Conservative.
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