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James Craig on Abortion
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  • Supports 1931 state abortion ban still on the books. (Sep 2021)
  • Gave a "thumbs up" to being pro-life. (Jul 2021)
James Craig on Budget & Economy
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  • It shouldn't take as much as it does to run the government. (Oct 2023)
James Craig on Civil Rights
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  • Established LGBTQ outreach from Detroit police. (May 2021)
  • I rose to the ranks; nobody gave me anything. (Sep 2020)
James Craig on Corporations
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James Craig on Crime
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  • Reduced sentencing efforts undermines the deterrence effect. (Oct 2023)
  • Defund police? Hire a social worker for your security detail. (Jul 2021)
  • The vast majority of American police officers do it right. (Jul 2021)
  • Bail reform is the enemy to trying to reduce violent crime. (Jun 2021)
James Craig on Drugs
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  • Mexican cartels are poisoning by design with fentanyl. (Oct 2023)
James Craig on Education
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  • Mississippi provides a model that other states can replicate. (Oct 2023)
  • Parents deserve school choice; led to his conservatism. (Aug 2021)
James Craig on Energy & Oil
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  • Biden is beholden to the far left climate change agenda. (Oct 2023)
  • Build both electric cars and internal combustion engines. (Oct 2023)
James Craig on Environment
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
James Craig on Families & Children
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James Craig on Foreign Policy
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  • Israel is an important ally and a committed partner. (Oct 2023)
  • Making Ukrainians more safe makes Americans less safe. (Oct 2023)
  • UN should investigate Cuba, not the US. (Jul 2021)
James Craig on Free Trade
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  • Combat Chinese influence with America First policies. (Oct 2023)
James Craig on Government Reform
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  • Regulations act as an obstacle for innovation, stifle growth. (Oct 2023)
  • Congressional term limits would help fix dysfunction. (Oct 2023)
  • Called for forensic audit of 2020 Michigan election results. (Sep 2021)
James Craig on Gun Control
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  • Armed, law-abiding populace is the best deterrent for crime. (Oct 2023)
  • Gun buybacks are a comedy show, a recipe for failure. (Jul 2021)
  • Disarm criminals, not law abiding citizens. (Sep 2020)
James Craig on Health Care
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
James Craig on Homeland Security
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James Craig on Immigration
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  • Large-scale migration at Mexican border is an invasion. (Oct 2023)
James Craig on Jobs
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James Craig on Principles & Values
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  • Claimed that protestors against him were paid to be there. (Sep 2021)
  • Michigan is the embodiment of the American dream. (Sep 2021)
  • This is about leading from the front & keeping people safe. (Jul 2021)
  • Won't back down to liberal wokeism & woke corporations. (Jul 2021)
  • Rejects objections to police graduations held in church. (Jan 2020)
James Craig on Social Security
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  • Eliminate taxation of Social Security benefits. (Oct 2023)
James Craig on Tax Reform
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  • The estate tax is a policy failure and should be eliminated. (Oct 2023)
James Craig on Technology
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James Craig on War & Peace
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James Craig on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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Based on these stances:
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Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(-5 points on Social scale)
Gave a "thumbs up" to being pro-life: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Supports 1931 state abortion ban still on the books: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Strongly Opposes topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(+5 points on Economic scale)
I rose to the ranks; nobody gave me anything: Strongly Opposes topic 2
Favors topic 3:
Support transgender and LGBTQ+ rights
(+2 points on Social scale)
Established LGBTQ outreach from Detroit police: Favors topic 3
Favors topic 4:
America was founded on Christian values
(-3 points on Social scale)
Rejects objections to police graduations held in church: Favors topic 4
No opinion on topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(0 points on Economic scale)
Eliminate taxation of Social Security benefits: Neutral on topic 6
Favors topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Parents deserve school choice; led to his conservatism: Strongly Favors topic 7
Mississippi provides a model that other states can replicate: Neutral on topic 7
Strongly Favors topic 8:
Businesses have a right to pollute
(-5 points on Social scale)
Regulations act as an obstacle for innovation, stifle growth: Strongly Favors topic 8
Strongly Favors topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(-5 points on Social scale)
The vast majority of American police officers do it right: Strongly Favors topic 9
Bail reform is the enemy to trying to reduce violent crime: Strongly Favors topic 9
Defund police? Hire a social worker for your security detail: Strongly Favors topic 9
Reduced sentencing efforts undermines the deterrence effect: Strongly Favors topic 9
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Disarm criminals, not law abiding citizens: Strongly Favors topic 10
Gun buybacks are a comedy show, a recipe for failure: Strongly Favors topic 10
Armed, law-abiding populace is the best deterrent for crime: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
The estate tax is a policy failure and should be eliminated: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Strongly Opposes topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(-5 points on Social scale)
Large-scale migration at Mexican border is an invasion: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Strongly Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Combat Chinese influence with America First policies: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Strongly Favors topic 14:
Stay away from the UN & Globalism
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Michigan is the embodiment of the American dream: Strongly Favors topic 14
No opinion on topic 15:
Peace through Strength
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Opposes topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
(-3 points on Social scale)
Called for forensic audit of 2020 Michigan election results: Strongly Opposes topic 16
Congressional term limits would help fix dysfunction: Neutral on topic 16
Favors topic 17:
Stay out of foreign wars
(+2 points on Social scale)
UN should investigate Cuba, not the US: Favors topic 17
Israel is an important ally and a committed partner: Strongly Opposes topic 17
Making Ukrainians more safe makes Americans less safe: Strongly Favors topic 17
Strongly Opposes topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Biden is beholden to the far left climate change agenda: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Build both electric cars and internal combustion engines: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Strongly Favors topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(-5 points on Social scale)
Mexican cartels are poisoning by design with fentanyl: Strongly Favors topic 19
Strongly Opposes topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(+5 points on Economic scale)
It shouldn't take as much as it does to run the government: Strongly Opposes topic 20

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