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Andrew Rice on SenateMatch

 



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No opinion on topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's right
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Favors topic 2:
Require hiring more women & minorities
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Supports the Fair Pay Act against pay discrimination: Favors topic 2
No opinion on topic 3:
Same-sex domestic partnership benefits
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No opinion on topic 4:
Teacher-led prayer in public schools
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No opinion on topic 8:
Death Penalty
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No opinion on topic 9:
Mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws
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Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Supports individual right to own firearms: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Favors topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Access to quality affordable health care for every American: Strongly Favors topic 5
Strongly Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-5 points on Economic scale)
I do not support privatization in any form: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Strongly Opposes topic 7:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Shift emphasis away from punishing underperforming school: Strongly Opposes topic 7
Strongly Favors topic 18:
Replace coal & oil with alternatives
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Opposes a windfall-profits tax: Favors topic 18
Invest in switchgrass and natural gas resources: Favors topic 18
Global warming is real; our quality of life is at risk: Strongly Favors topic 18
Advocate for reduced carbon emissions: Strongly Favors topic 18
No opinion on topic 19:
Drug use is immoral: enforce laws against it
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Favors topic 20:
Allow churches to provide welfare services
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Our churches have engaged society to try to improve society: Favors topic 20
Favors topic 11:
Make taxes more progressive
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Government's basic functions must be well funded: Favors topic 11
Has not supported a tax increase; does support investment: Favors topic 11
No tax increases in Oklahoma, but no tax cuts either: Opposes topic 11
Opposes topic 12:
Illegal immigrants earn citizenship
(-3 points on Social scale)
Opposes Mexico Totalization Agreement & benefits to illegals: Opposes topic 12
Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Divest from terrorist states like we divested for apartheid: Opposes topic 13
Endorsed by AFL-CIO; ensure that wages keep pace: Opposes topic 13
Opposes topic 15:
Expand the armed forces
(+2 points on Social scale)
Shift defense resources from Iraq to destroying terrorists: Opposes topic 15
Favors topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
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Most donations from individuals; most of Inhofe's from PACs: Favors topic 16
No opinion on topic 14:
The Patriot Act harms civil liberties
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Strongly Favors topic 17:
US out of Iraq
(+5 points on Social scale)
Implement an orderly redeployment of US troops in Iraq: Strongly Favors topic 17
Force Bush to implement an orderly redeployment from Iraq: Strongly Favors topic 17

Other candidates' VoteMatch: Andrew Rice on the issues:
OK Gubernatorial:
Brad Henry
OK Senatorial:
James Inhofe
Tom Coburn


2008 Senate retirements:

Wayne Allard(R,CO)
Larry Craig(R,ID)
Pete Domenici(R,NM)
Chuck Hagel(R,NE)
Trent Lott(R,MS)
Craig Thomas(R,WY)
John Warner(R,VA)

Incoming Obama Administration:

Pres.Barack Obama
V.P.Joe Biden
State:Hillary Clinton
HHS:Tom Daschle
Staff:Rahm Emanuel
DHS:Janet Napolitano
DOC:Bill Richardson
DoD:Robert Gates
A.G.:Eric Holder
Treas.:Tim Geithner
Winners of 2008 Senate Races:
( * if new to the Senate)
AK:*Begich over Stevens
AL:Sessions
AR:Pryor
CO:*Udall
DE:Biden and Kaufman
GA:Chambliss v.Martin (Dec. 2 runoff)
IA:Harkin
ID:*Risch
IL:Durbin
KS:Roberts
KY:McConnell
LA:Landrieu
MA:Kerry
ME:Collins
MI:Levin
MN:Coleman v.Franken (recounting as of Dec.1)
MS4:Wicker
MS6:Cochran
MT:Baucus
NC:*Hagan over Dole
NE:*Johanns
NH:*Shaheen over Sununu
NJ:Lautenberg
NM:*Udall
OK:Inhofe
OR:*Merkley over Smith
RI:Reed
SC:Graham
SD:Johnson
TN:Alexander
TX:Cornyn
VA:*Warner
WV:Rockefeller
WY4:Barrasso
WY6:Enzi
Abortion
Budget/Economy
Campaign Finance
Civil Rights
Corporations
Crime
Drugs
Education
Energy/Oil
Environment
Families
Foreign Policy
Free Trade
Gay Issues
Govt. Reform
Gun Control
Health Care
Homeland Security
Immigration
Iraq/Mideast
Infrastructure
Jobs/Farming
Medicare/Rx
Principles
Social Security
Tax Reform
Technology
War/Peace
Welfare/Poverty

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