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Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(-5 points on Social scale)
Roe v Wade was a bad decision, legally & morally: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Encourage adoption and surrogate pregnancies: Opposes topic 1
Strongly Opposes topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Private lawsuits ok for affirmative action; not government: Opposes topic 2
If your employer is racist, then quit & boycott: Strongly Opposes topic 2
Opposes topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(-3 points on Social scale)
Benefits to same-sex partners, but marriage by churches only: Opposes topic 3
Favors topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(-3 points on Social scale)
A creche displayed at City Hall should not offend: Favors topic 4
Strongly Opposes topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Heavens no, we can't expand ObamaCare: Strongly Opposes topic 5
ObamaCare has "death panels," but so do private HMOs: Opposes topic 5
Strongly Favors topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Allow Americans to opt out of Social Security: Strongly Favors topic 6
Blacks should be irate about forced Social Security: Favors topic 6
Strongly Favors topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(+5 points on Economic scale)
I'd prefer no public schools, but vouchers will do: Strongly Favors topic 7
Privatize DC schools with vouchers under Congress' control: Strongly Favors topic 7
Opposes topic 8:
EPA regulations are too restrictive
(+2 points on Social scale)
Make EPA into full cabinet level position: Strongly Opposes topic 8
Environmental advocates: divorce yourselves from Marxists: Favors topic 8
Strongly Favors topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(-5 points on Social scale)
Justice is compassionate when murderers are put to death: Strongly Favors topic 9
Strict punishment may make ex-cons better humans: Strongly Favors topic 9
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Best defense against bad guys? Good guys with guns: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
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Keep the corporate income tax, but reduce it: Opposes topic 11
A progressive tax system to me seems unfair: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Strongly Opposes topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(-5 points on Social scale)
Illegal immigration costs us our sovereignty AND our culture: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Pathway to citizenship? An escort home!: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Favors topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(+2 points on Economic scale)
The 1000+ page TPP can't possibly be free trade: Opposes topic 13
Don't be spooked by a trade deficit; it means great deals: Strongly Favors topic 13
Strongly Favors topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
(+5 points on Economic scale)
I absolutely support American Exceptionalism: Strongly Favors topic 14
Facilitate "governments-in-exile" against repressive regimes: Favors topic 14
Strongly Favors topic 15:
Expand the military
(-5 points on Social scale)
I err on the side of more for the military: Strongly Favors topic 15
Strongly Opposes topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
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Let's make it HARDER to vote: testing at polls: Strongly Opposes topic 16
Strongly Opposes topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
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I firmly believe that Right makes Might: Strongly Opposes topic 17
Declare war on Boko Haram in northern Nigeria: Opposes topic 17
Strongly Opposes topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Green energy through private companies, not government: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Anthropomorphic climate change is unproven, but let's reduce: Opposes topic 18
Fan of nuclear power: Opposes topic 18
I like Keystone: Opposes topic 18
Strongly Opposes topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(+5 points on Social scale)
Marijuana is not a gateway drug: Strongly Opposes topic 19
Marijuana is no more addictive than hot fudge sundaes: Strongly Opposes topic 19
Strongly Opposes topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
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Federal intervention causes longer recessions: Strongly Opposes topic 20
Market-led recovery bertter than stimulus: Strongly Opposes topic 20

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