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Carly Fiorina on VoteMatch

 

 



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Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(-3 points on Social scale)
Planned Parenthood performs late-term partial birth abortion: Strongly Opposes topic 1
2010: Roe v. Wade is a decided issue; 2015: Overturn it: Opposes topic 1
Ban abortions 20 weeks after fertilization: Opposes topic 1
Liberals believe in protecting flies, but not human life: Opposes topic 1
Sanctity of life, except in the case of rape and incest: Strongly Favors topic 1
Opposes both federal abortion funding & judicial activism: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Opposes prohibiting human embryonic stem cell research: Favors topic 1
Supports giving legal protection to unborn children: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Favors topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Women lost 92% of jobs; so lift everyone up, women included: Strongly Opposes topic 2
U.S. will be better off when women have equal opportunity: Strongly Favors topic 2
I don't just Tweet about equal pay; I lead on pay standards: Favors topic 2
Women professionals are not treated the same as men: Favors topic 2
Hired by AT&T after court ordered them to promote more women: Strongly Favors topic 2
Named "Most Powerful Businesswoman", but lists are bad idea: Favors topic 2
In Africa, experienced being only white person in the room: Favors topic 2
Opposes topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(-3 points on Social scale)
Supreme Court overstepped by legalizing same-sex marriage: Opposes topic 3
Marriage is between a man and a woman; but civil unions ok: Favors topic 3
No same-sex marriage; yes civil unions; repeal DADT: Favors topic 3
Proud conservative vote for Proposition 8: Strongly Opposes topic 3
1976: Worked with monogamous gay couples in college: Favors topic 3
Supports Amendment to prevent same sex marriage: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Opposes banning homosexuals in the military: Strongly Favors topic 3
Opposes Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA): Opposes topic 3
No opinion on topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(0 points on Social scale)
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Strongly Opposes topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(+5 points on Economic scale)
ObamaCare is failing; replace 10,000 pages with free market: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Replace ObamaCare with state-managed high-risk pools: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Pre-existing conditions is good goal but ObamaCare will fail: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Repeal ObamaCare; it's vast legislative overreach: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Competitive insurance market instead of crony capitalism: Opposes topic 5
Start with medical malpractice reform & more competition: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Opposes government-run healthcare: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Repeal any federal health care takeover: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Favors topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(+2 points on Economic scale)
No Constitutional role for federally set up retirement plans: Strongly Favors topic 6
Challenge the status quo on entitlement reform: Favors topic 6
We can't reform entitlements until we reform government: Neutral on topic 6
Need to change status quo to achieve entitlement reform: Favors topic 6
Strongly Favors topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(+5 points on Economic scale)
School choice is the only way to fix education: Strongly Favors topic 7
Common Core limits choices; vouchers allow choices: Strongly Favors topic 7
Opposes Common Core; shrink Dept. of Education: Favors topic 7
Supports competition and accountability in schools: Strongly Favors topic 7
Supports No Child Left Behind & Race to the Top: Opposes topic 7
Make sure that every parent has a choice: Favors topic 7
Supports less federal & more local control of education: Favors topic 7
Strongly Favors topic 8:
Society bears cost of pollution
(-5 points on Social scale)
New EPA regulations will destroy livelihoods & industries: Strongly Favors topic 8
EPA thinks that a fish is more important than 1000's of jobs: Favors topic 8
Regulation won't stop climate change: Favors topic 8
Protect families, not just fish and flies and frogs: Favors topic 8
Account for social & economic impact of Endangered Species: Strongly Favors topic 8
OpEd: Weaken the EPA: Opposes topic 8
Endorsed Targeted as "Dirty Dozen" for anti-environmentalism: Strongly Favors topic 8
Strongly Favors topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(-5 points on Social scale)
Supports capital punishment for certain crimes: Strongly Favors topic 9
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+5 points on Economic scale)
We need to enforce the gun laws we have: Favors topic 10
Strong supporter of Second Amendment gun rights: Favors topic 10
Opposed 1994 assault weapon ban; opposes no-fly list gun ban: Strongly Favors topic 10
Let people on no-fly list purchase guns; it's poorly managed: Strongly Favors topic 10
No-fly list is mismanaged; don't bar gun sales based on it: Strongly Favors topic 10
Opposes restrictions on the right to bear arms: Strongly Favors topic 10
Rated AQ by the NRA, indicating a pro-gun rights voting record: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Cut tax code to 3 pages then budget sensibly: Opposes topic 11
Simplify tax code and reduce regulation: Opposes topic 11
Simplify tax code; lower every tax rate; close loopholes: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Current tax system is in desperate need of reform: Opposes topic 11
Stimulus package is a failure; more tax cuts instead: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Taxpayer Protection Pledge: no new or increased taxes: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Post federal budgets on Internet for public comment: Opposes topic 11
Opposes both marriage penalty & federal tax increases: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Opposes topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(-3 points on Social scale)
People tired of just talking about immigration for 25 years: Opposes topic 12
Pathway to legalization, but not full citizenship: Favors topic 12
Yes to DREAM Act; don't punish kids living American dream: Strongly Favors topic 12
Pass immigration reform in a series of bills: Favors topic 12
No comprehensive reform; but yes to DREAM Act: Favors topic 12
Support the Arizona law because feds are not doing their job: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Opposes continued funding of sanctuary cities: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Opposes granting amnesty to illegal immigrants: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Change rules about outsourcing; current climate forces it: Opposes topic 13
Favors topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Russia is an adversary, not an ally against ISIS: Favors topic 14
America must lead or the world becomes more dangerous: Strongly Favors topic 14
Aggressive exercises in Baltic; more US troops in Germany: Strongly Favors topic 14
Rebuild missile defense program in Poland: Strongly Opposes topic 14
Lack of American leadership causes world trouble: Favors topic 14
Strongly Favors topic 15:
Expand the military
(-5 points on Social scale)
Rebuild 6th fleet instead of talking to Putin: Strongly Favors topic 15
We need strongest military & that whole world knows it: Strongly Favors topic 15
No deal with Russia nor Iran on nuclear cooperation: Favors topic 15
Favors topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
(+2 points on Social scale)
Hillary shouldn't accept foreign money in her PAC: Favors topic 16
Abolish earmarks; limit federal salaries: Favors topic 16
Strongly Opposes topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
(-5 points on Social scale)
ISIS & Iran are bigger threats than climate change: Strongly Opposes topic 17
Arm the Kurds, the Emiratis, and more: Strongly Opposes topic 17
More than 50 boots on the ground in Syria: Strongly Opposes topic 17
Arm the Kurds and other allies in the Mideast: Strongly Opposes topic 17
US must provide resources & leadership in fight against ISIS: Favors topic 17
I would have walked away from Iran talks & imposed sanctions: Strongly Opposes topic 17
Arm the Kurds against ISIS: Opposes topic 17
Break off Iran nuclear negotiations; keep sanctions: Opposes topic 17
Impose crippling sanctions on Iran: Opposes topic 17
Opposes timetable for troop withdrawal from Afghanistan: Opposes topic 17
Opposes topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Pass the Keystone Pipeline even if Obama vetoes it: Opposes topic 18
Dealing with global warming requires a global solution: Opposes topic 18
Use every source, including nuclear and clean coal: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Supports renewable energy tax credits: Strongly Favors topic 18
Opposes passage of Cap-and-Trade energy legislation: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Favors topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(-3 points on Social scale)
Marijuana is a very complex chemical substance, unlike beer: Strongly Favors topic 19
Marijuana laws should be left to the states: Opposes topic 19
I don't support legal pot, but I support states' pot choice: Opposes topic 19
Drug addiction is an epidemic that takes our young people: Favors topic 19
Stepdaughter died of addiction; invest in treatment of drugs: Opposes topic 19
Provide Mexico support in war on drugs: Strongly Favors topic 19
Strongly Opposes topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(+5 points on Economic scale)
US should uplift small businesses, not crony capitalism: Strongly Opposes topic 20
Stimulus package is a failure; more tax cuts instead: Strongly Opposes topic 20
Key to recovery is less government, taxation, & regulation: Strongly Opposes topic 20
I will vote against every tax increase; cut waste instead: Strongly Opposes topic 20

Other candidates' VoteMatch: Carly Fiorina on the issues:
Incoming Trump Administration:
Pres.Trump
V.P.Pence
A.G.:Sessions
DOE:Perry
DOI:Zinke
DOT:Chao
ODNI:Coats
HHS:Price
HUD:Carson

Outgoing Obama Administration:
Pres.Barack Obama
V.P.Joe Biden
State:John Kerry
State:Hillary Clinton

Former G.W.Bush Administration:
Pres.George W. Bush
V.P.Dick Cheney
State:Colin Powell
State:Condi Rice

Former Clinton Administration:
Pres.Bill Clinton
V.P.Al Gore
HUD:Andrew Cuomo
Labor:Robert Reich
Abortion
Budget/Economy
Civil Rights
Corporations
Crime
Drugs
Education
Energy/Oil
Environment
Families
Foreign Policy
Free Trade
Govt. Reform
Gun Control
Health Care
Homeland Security
Immigration
Jobs
Principles
Social Security
Tax Reform
Technology
War & Peace
Welfare

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Page last updated: Jan 15, 2017