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AK: Sullivan(R,incumbent) vs.Gross(I) vs.Blatchford(D)
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GA-2: Isakson(R,resigned) Loeffler(R,appointed) vs.Collins(R) vs.Tarver(D) vs.Warnock(D) vs.Carter(D) vs.Lieberman(D) vs.Grayson(R) vs.Buckley(L) vs.Stovall(I)
GA-6: Perdue(R,incumbent) vs.Ossoff(D) vs.Tomlinson(D) vs.Terry(D)
IA: Ernst(R,incumbent) vs.Greenfield(D) vs.Graham(D) vs.Mauro(D) vs.Franken(D)
ID: Risch(R,incumbent) vs.Jordan(D) vs.Harris(D)
IL: Durbin(D,incumbent) vs.Curran(R) vs.Stava-Murray(D)
KS: Roberts(R,retiring) vs.Marshall(R) vs.Bollier(D) vs.LaTurner(R) vs.Wagle(R) vs.Kobach(R) vs.Lindstrom(R) vs.Grissom(D)
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LA: Cassidy(R,incumbent) vs.Perkins(D) vs.Pierce(D)
MA: Markey(D,incumbent) vs.O`Connor(R) vs.Ayyadurai(R) vs.Kennedy(D) vs.Liss-Riordan(D)
ME: Collins(R,incumbent) vs.Gideon(D) vs.Sweet(D) vs.Rice(D)
MI: Peters(D,incumbent) vs.James(R) vs.Squier(G)
MN: Smith(D,incumbent) vs.Lewis(R) vs.Overby(G) vs.Carlson(D)
MS: Hyde-Smith(R,incumbent) vs.Espy(D) vs.Bohren(D)
MT: Daines(R,incumbent) vs.Bullock(D) vs.Collins(D) vs.Driscoll(R) vs.Mues(D) vs.Geise(L)
NC: Tillis(R,incumbent) vs.Cunningham(D) vs.E.Smith(D) vs.S.Smith(R) vs.Tucker(R) vs.Mansfield(D)
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Cal Cunningham on Abortion
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  • Politicians have no place between woman and her doctor. (Jun 2020)
  • Keep abortion laws intact. (Apr 2010)
Cal Cunningham on Budget & Economy
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  • Recession resulted from risky investment behavior. (Mar 2010)
Cal Cunningham on Civil Rights
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  • Restore Voting Rights Act; for automatic voter registration. (Jun 2020)
  • End "don't ask, don't tell" in the military. (Apr 2010)
Cal Cunningham on Corporations
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  • Encourage investment in minority businesses. (Jun 2020)
Cal Cunningham on Crime
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  • End mandatory minimum sentences for non-violent offenders. (Jun 2020)
  • Death penalty for the most heinous offenses. (Apr 2010)
Cal Cunningham on Drugs
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Cal Cunningham on Education
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  • Public education should be an engine of opportunity for all. (Jun 2020)
  • Lower cost of college; expand access; reduce burden of debt. (Jun 2020)
  • Expand Pell Grants; allow refinancing of student loans. (Apr 2020)
  • Every student is entitled to the resources they need. (Mar 2010)
Cal Cunningham on Energy & Oil
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  • Invest in clean energy economy for jobs & reducing pollution. (Jun 2020)
  • Incentivize clean energy technologies. (Mar 2010)
Cal Cunningham on Environment
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Cal Cunningham on Families & Children
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  • Supports Equality Act, and overdue Equal Rights Amendment. (Jun 2020)
Cal Cunningham on Foreign Policy
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  • Protect US with smart diplomacy & working with allies. (Jun 2020)
Cal Cunningham on Free Trade
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Cal Cunningham on Government Reform
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  • For campaign finance reform & independent redistricting. (Jun 2020)
Cal Cunningham on Gun Control
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  • Supports background checks & ban on high capacity magazines. (Jun 2020)
  • Endorsed by Everytown for Gun Safety for gun-sense majority. (Jun 2020)
Cal Cunningham on Health Care
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  • Strengthen Affordable Care Act; create public option. (Jun 2020)
  • Extended Medicaid can catch people as they're knocked down. (Jun 2020)
  • Add public option to ObamaCare; support Medicaid expansion. (Jan 2020)
  • Reform is essential to our competitiveness & to our families. (Mar 2010)
Cal Cunningham on Homeland Security
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  • Fight for military project funding in NC; support veterans. (Jun 2020)
  • Focus on soft power: moral, economic, diplomatic & cultural. (Mar 2010)
Cal Cunningham on Immigration
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  • Comprehensive immigration reform, protect DREAMers. (Jun 2020)
  • Stringent rules but with a pathway to legitimacy. (Apr 2010)
Cal Cunningham on Jobs
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  • Raise the minimum wage; support equal pay for equal work. (Jun 2020)
Cal Cunningham on Principles & Values
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Cal Cunningham on Social Security
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  • Endorsed by National Committee to Preserve Social Security. (Jun 2020)
Cal Cunningham on Tax Reform
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  • Income equality fueled by tax cut for wealthy & corporations. (Jun 2020)
Cal Cunningham on Technology
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  • Invest in high-speed broadband, other infrastructure. (Apr 2020)
Cal Cunningham on War & Peace
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Cal Cunningham on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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Strongly Favors topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(+5 points on Social scale)
Politicians have no place between woman and her doctor: Strongly Favors topic 1
Keep abortion laws intact: Strongly Favors topic 1
Strongly Favors topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Encourage investment in minority businesses: Strongly Favors topic 2
Strongly Favors topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(+5 points on Social scale)
Supports Equality Act, and overdue Equal Rights Amendment: Strongly Favors topic 3
End "don't ask, don't tell" in the military: 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)
Strongly Favors topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Strengthen Affordable Care Act; create public option: Strongly Favors topic 5
Extended Medicaid can catch people as they're knocked down: Strongly Favors topic 5
Add public option to ObamaCare; support Medicaid expansion: Favors topic 5
Reform is essential to our competitiveness & to our families: Strongly Favors topic 5
Strongly Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Endorsed by National Committee to Preserve Social Security: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Strongly Opposes topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Public education should be an engine of opportunity for all: Strongly Opposes topic 7
Every student is entitled to the resources they need: Opposes topic 7
No opinion on topic 8:
Fight EPA regulatory over-reach
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Opposes topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(+2 points on Social scale)
End mandatory minimum sentences for non-violent offenders: Strongly Opposes topic 9
Death penalty for the most heinous offenses: Favors topic 9
Strongly Opposes topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Supports background checks & ban on high capacity magazines: Strongly Opposes topic 10
Endorsed by Everytown for Gun Safety for gun-sense majority: Strongly Opposes topic 10
Strongly Favors topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Income equality fueled by tax cut for wealthy & corporations: Strongly Favors topic 11
Strongly Favors topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(+5 points on Social scale)
Comprehensive immigration reform, protect DREAMers: Favors topic 12
Stringent rules but with a pathway to legitimacy: Strongly Favors topic 12
No opinion on topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Protect US with smart diplomacy & working with allies: Strongly Opposes topic 14
Favors topic 15:
Expand the military
(-3 points on Social scale)
Fight for military project funding in NC; support veterans: Strongly Favors topic 15
Focus on soft power: moral, economic, diplomatic & cultural: Opposes topic 15
Strongly Favors topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
(+5 points on Social scale)
Restore Voting Rights Act; for automatic voter registration: Strongly Favors topic 16
No opinion on topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Invest in clean energy economy for jobs & reducing pollution: Strongly Favors topic 18
Incentivize clean energy technologies: Strongly Favors topic 18
No opinion on topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)

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