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Dwight Evans on Abortion
Click here for 4 full quotes on Abortion OR background on Abortion.
  • Oppose increasing regulations for abortion clinics. (Dec 2011)
  • Ban anti-abortion limitations on abortion services. (Mar 2017)
  • Access safe, legal abortion without restrictions. (Mar 2017)
  • Supports pro-choice legislation. (Nov 2016)
Dwight Evans on Budget & Economy
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  • Supports federal spending to promote economic growth. (Nov 2016)
  • Voted YES on $900 billion COVID relief package. (Dec 2020)
Dwight Evans on Civil Rights
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  • Supports same-sex marriage. (Nov 2016)
Dwight Evans on Corporations
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  • Micro-lending guarantees for inner-city small business. (Nov 2016)
  • Deregulating banks encourages discriminatory practices. (Mar 2018)
  • Reducing tax rates balloons federal deficit & cuts programs. (Nov 2017)
  • Remove US Forces from Hostilities Against Yemen. (Feb 2019)
  • Voted YES on corporate transparency. (Oct 2019)
Dwight Evans on Crime
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  • End over-militarized approach to urban policing. (Nov 2016)
  • First step: reduce recidivism & mass incarceration. (Dec 2018)
  • Asked Biden Administration to abolish federal death penalty. (Dec 2020)
Dwight Evans on Drugs
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  • Establish state medical marijuana program. (Mar 2015)
  • Exempt industrial hemp from marijuana laws. (Nov 2017)
  • Voted NO on additional Drug War funding for synthetic drugs. (Jun 2018)
Dwight Evans on Education
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  • Make every neighborhood school a "community school". (Nov 2016)
  • Voted YES on private lawsuits for school race discrimination. (Sep 2020)
Dwight Evans on Energy & Oil
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  • Coal plants are vital to the Commonwealth. (Jul 2014)
  • Supports regulation of greenhouse gas emission. (Nov 2016)
  • Voted YES to assist rural electric renewable energy. (Sep 2020)
Dwight Evans on Environment
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  • Government should promote locally raised food. (Nov 2016)
  • More urban trees; more urban parks. (Nov 2016)
  • Keep restrictive rules for predator control in Alaska. (Feb 2017)
Dwight Evans on Families & Children
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  • Require all businesses to provide paid sick leave. (Nov 2016)
  • Sponsored recognition of National Foster Care Month. (May 2017)
  • Six weeks of paid parental leave for federal employees. (Jul 2017)
Dwight Evans on Foreign Policy
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  • Maintain World Bank funding as part of multilateralism. (Jan 2018)
  • Voted YES to monitor forced Uyghur labor in Xinjiang. (Sep 2020)
Dwight Evans on Free Trade
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  • Implement USMCA for improved North American trade. (Dec 2019)
Dwight Evans on Government Reform
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  • Statehood for the District of Columbia. (Jun 2017)
  • Automatic voter registration for all citizens. (Jun 2017)
  • Holiday on election day; revamp for easier voting access. (Mar 2019)
Dwight Evans on Gun Control
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  • Research the public health consequences of firearms violence. (Nov 2016)
  • Opposes "stand your ground" expansion to self-defense. (Apr 2011)
  • Supports gun-control legislation. (Nov 2016)
  • Require background check for every firearm sale and transfer. (Jan 2019)
Dwight Evans on Health Care
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Dwight Evans on Homeland Security
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Dwight Evans on Immigration
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  • Increase both high-skill and family-based visa caps. (Apr 2019)
Dwight Evans on Jobs
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  • Encourage minority start-ups in struggling neighborhoods. (Nov 2016)
  • Establish a living wage. (Nov 2016)
Dwight Evans on Principles & Values
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  • Question Trump on Emoluments clause. (May 2017)
Dwight Evans on Social Security
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Dwight Evans on Tax Reform
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  • No tax-breaks without job creation: enforce with clawbacks. (Nov 2016)
  • Supports tax increases to balance the budget. (Nov 2016)
  • Supports lowering taxes to promote economic growth. (Nov 2016)
Dwight Evans on Technology
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  • Free WiFi in city parks & converted payphones. (Nov 2016)
  • Sponsored bill for net neutrality for open internet. (Apr 2019)
Dwight Evans on War & Peace
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  • No military force against Iran without Congress approval. (Feb 2020)
Dwight Evans on Welfare & Poverty
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  • Federal funding for urban poverty has not kept up. (Nov 2016)
  • Voted NO on transferring housing vouchers to ex-addicts. (Jun 2018)


VoteMatch Responses
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Based on these stances:
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Strongly Favors topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(+5 points on Social scale)
Oppose increasing regulations for abortion clinics: Strongly Favors topic 1
Ban anti-abortion limitations on abortion services: Strongly Favors topic 1
Access safe, legal abortion without restrictions: Strongly Favors topic 1
Supports pro-choice legislation: Strongly Favors topic 1
Strongly Favors topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Encourage minority start-ups in struggling neighborhoods: Strongly Favors topic 2
Voted YES on private lawsuits for school race discrimination: Favors topic 2
Strongly Favors topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(+5 points on Social scale)
Supports same-sex marriage: Strongly Favors topic 3
No opinion on topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
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)
(No votes on which to base response)
Opposes topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Make every neighborhood school a "community school": Opposes topic 7
Strongly Opposes topic 8:
Fight EPA regulatory over-reach
(+5 points on Social scale)
Government should promote locally raised food: Opposes topic 8
More urban trees; more urban parks: Strongly Opposes topic 8
Rated Deregulating banks encourages discriminatory practices: Opposes topic 8
Rated Keep restrictive rules for predator control in Alaska: Strongly Opposes topic 8
Strongly Opposes topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(+5 points on Social scale)
End over-militarized approach to urban policing: Strongly Opposes topic 9
First step: reduce recidivism & mass incarceration: Opposes topic 9
Asked Biden Administration to abolish federal death penalty: Opposes topic 9
Strongly Opposes topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Research the public health consequences of firearms violence: Strongly Opposes topic 10
Opposes "stand your ground" expansion to self-defense: Strongly Opposes topic 10
Supports gun-control legislation: Strongly Opposes topic 10
Require background check for every firearm sale and transfer: Strongly Opposes topic 10
Favors topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(-3 points on Economic scale)
No tax-breaks without job creation: enforce with clawbacks: Favors topic 11
Supports tax increases to balance the budget: Favors topic 11
Supports lowering taxes to promote economic growth: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Rated Reducing tax rates balloons federal deficit & cuts programs: Favors topic 11
Favors topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(+2 points on Social scale)
Increase both high-skill and family-based visa caps: Favors topic 12
Strongly Favors topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Implement USMCA for improved North American trade: Strongly Favors topic 13
Opposes topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Rated Maintain World Bank funding as part of multilateralism: Strongly Opposes topic 14
Voted YES to monitor forced Uyghur labor in Xinjiang: Favors topic 14
No opinion on topic 15:
Expand the military
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
(+5 points on Social scale)
Statehood for the District of Columbia: Favors topic 16
Automatic voter registration for all citizens: Strongly Favors topic 16
Holiday on election day; revamp for easier voting access: Favors topic 16
Strongly Favors topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
(+5 points on Social scale)
Remove US Forces from Hostilities Against Yemen: Favors topic 17
No military force against Iran without Congress approval: Strongly Favors topic 17
Strongly Favors topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Coal plants are vital to the Commonwealth: Favors topic 18
Supports regulation of greenhouse gas emission: Strongly Favors topic 18
Voted YES to assist rural electric renewable energy: Favors topic 18
Strongly Opposes topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(+5 points on Social scale)
Establish state medical marijuana program: Opposes topic 19
Exempt industrial hemp from marijuana laws: Opposes topic 19
Rated Voted NO on additional Drug War funding for synthetic drugs: Strongly Opposes topic 19
Strongly Favors topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Micro-lending guarantees for inner-city small business: Favors topic 20
Supports federal spending to promote economic growth: Strongly Favors topic 20
Voted YES on $900 billion COVID relief package: Favors topic 20

Dwight Evans is a Libertarian-Leaning Progressive
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