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Robert Goforth on VoteMatch

 

 



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Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(-5 points on Social scale)
Introduced first version of the fetal heartbeat bill: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Heartbeat bill: no abortion beyond 6 weeks after conception: Strongly Opposes topic 1
No opinion on topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(-5 points on Social scale)
Protect religious beliefs against LGBTQ people: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Favors topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(-3 points on Social scale)
Self-description: Christian; father; veteran; conservative: Favors topic 4
Favors topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Ban use of tobacco products in schools: Favors topic 5
Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Fulfill state pensions--they're inviolable contracts: Opposes topic 6
Opposes topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(-3 points on Economic scale)
My strong public education overcame childhood poverty: Opposes topic 7
Opposes topic 8:
Fight EPA regulatory over-reach
(+2 points on Social scale)
Torturing dogs and cats counts as domestic violence: Opposes topic 8
Favors topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(-3 points on Social scale)
No visitation rights for children produced by rape: Favors topic 9
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Concealed carry at schools, bars, and businesses: Strongly Favors topic 10
Favors topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Don't cater exclusively to corporate interests: Favors topic 11
Numbers don't add up to switch income tax to sales tax: Favors topic 11
No opinion on topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(0 points on Social scale)
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No opinion on topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
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No opinion on topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
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No opinion on topic 15:
Expand the military
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No opinion on topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
(0 points on Social scale)
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No opinion on topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
(0 points on Social scale)
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No opinion on topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(0 points on Economic scale)
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No opinion on topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(0 points on Social scale)
Project DARIS: combat drugs by educating students: Favors topic 19
Regulate and tax medical marijuana: Opposes topic 19
No opinion on topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
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Andy Beshear
Ben Chandler
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Jim Gray
Matt Bevin
Rocky Adkins
KY Senatorial:
Alison Grimes
Jim Gray
Matt Bevin
Rand Paul

Gubernatorial Debates 2019:
KY:
Bevin(R)
vs.Goforth(R,lost primary)
vs.Adkins(D,lost primary)
vs.Beshear(D)
vs.Edelen(D,lost primary)
LA:
Edwards(D)
vs.Abraham(R)
vs.Kennedy(R,declined)
MS:
Bryant(R,retiring)
vs.Foster(R)
vs.Hood(D)
vs.Reeves(R)
vs.Waller(R)

Gubernatorial Debates 2020:

Gubernatorial Debates 2020:
DE: vs.Carney(incumbent)
IN: vs.Holcomb(incumbent) vs.Melton(D)
MO: vs.Parson(incumbent)
MT: vs.Bullock(retiring) vs.Fox(R) vs.Perry(R) vs.Gianforte(R) vs.Stapleton(R) vs.Olszewski(R)
NC: vs.Cooper(incumbent) vs.Forest(R)
ND: vs.Burgum(incumbent)
NH: vs.Sununu(incumbent) vs.Rossello(D)
UT: vs.Herbert(retiring) vs.Cox(R)
VT: vs.Scott(incumbent)
WA: vs.Inslee(retiring)
WV: vs.Justice(incumbent) vs.Folk(R) vs.Vanover(D) vs.Thrasher(R)
Abortion
Budget/Economy
Civil Rights
Corporations
Crime
Drugs
Education
Energy/Oil
Environment
Families/Children
Foreign Policy
Free Trade
Govt. Reform
Gun Control
Health Care
Homeland Security
Immigration
Infrastructure/Technology
Jobs
Local Issues
Principles/Values
Social Security
Tax Reform
War/Iraq/Mideast
Welfare/Poverty

 

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