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Rush Limbaugh on VoteMatch

 

 



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Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(-3 points on Social scale)
Feminists are pro-choice as an avenue of power over men: Opposes topic 1
Roe v. Wade is bad law; let states decide: Opposes topic 1
Women obsessed with abortion & intolerance are “feminazis”: Neutral on topic 1
Opposes topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Call NBA teams "gangs"; fans go to watch Crips vs. Bloods: Opposes topic 2
Feminism gives unattractive women access to mainstream: Strongly Opposes topic 2
Feminazis say all sex is rape, even the sex in marriage: Strongly Opposes topic 2
N.O.W. supports liberal feminists, not women in general: Opposes topic 2
Chivalry is male chauvinism to radical feminists: Neutral on topic 2
Men ogling women is part of gender equality: Neutral on topic 2
Do not subject women to the horrors of combat: Opposes topic 2
Strongly Opposes topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(-5 points on Social scale)
1995: AIDS is the only federally-protected virus: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Marriage is between one man and one woman: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Don’t encourage homosexuality by teaching it in grade school: Opposes topic 3
No gays in army; not a place for social experiments: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Drug abuse & unsafe sex cause AIDS, not homophobia: Opposes topic 3
Strongly Favors topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(-5 points on Social scale)
War on poverty has failed; welfare destroys human potential: Favors topic 4
Constitution only works in a moral society: Favors topic 4
Establishment clause does not preclude school prayer: Strongly Favors topic 4
Strongly Opposes topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(+5 points on Economic scale)
FactCheck: No, ObamaCare has no effect on capital in economy: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Deregulate health care; government is the problem: Strongly Opposes topic 5
No opinion on topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Parents are tired of sending kids to inferiror schools: Favors topic 7
Vigorously promote educational choice and vouchers: Strongly Favors topic 7
Strongly Favors topic 8:
Fight EPA regulatory over-reach
(-5 points on Social scale)
2007: Phasing out incandescent light bulbs is nanny state: Strongly Favors topic 8
FactCheck: No, forest acreage is not higher than ever: Strongly Favors topic 8
Animal rights movement is secular humanism vs. Bible: Strongly Favors topic 8
Priority on people, not on spotted owls: Strongly Favors topic 8
Strongly Favors topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(-5 points on Social scale)
Only thing cruel about death penalty is last-minute stays: Strongly Favors topic 9
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Handguns enhance safety & reduce crime rates: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
JFK believed in tax cuts to stimulate economy: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Capitalists give you jobs; don't assault them: Opposes topic 11
No trigger on tax cuts, “trigger lock” instead: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Targeted tax cuts make middle-class beholden to liberals: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Tax fairness is simple: Give our money back: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Strongly Opposes topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(-5 points on Social scale)
Legal immigrants should join together in common culture: Strongly Opposes topic 12
2005: Mexican illegal immigrants are an invasive species: Opposes topic 12
Enforce the law, secure the borders, and legalize some: Opposes topic 12
Strongly Favors topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Support for NAFTA cited in 1993 Gore-Perot debate: Strongly Favors topic 13
NAFTA lets unskilled Mexicans do our unskilled labor: Strongly Favors topic 13
No opinion on topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Favors topic 15:
Expand the military
(-3 points on Social scale)
Fiscal cliff cuts defense without any political price: Favors topic 15
Strongly Opposes topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
(-5 points on Social scale)
Citizens United gives corporations same rights as unions: Strongly Opposes topic 16
Opposes topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
(-3 points on Social scale)
Claimed WMDs in Iraq even after Bush admitted no WMDs: Strongly Opposes topic 17
Democrats want war in Iraq to fail: Opposes topic 17
Gorbachev’s ouster gives world peace a chance; end Gorbasms: Neutral on topic 17
Strongly Opposes topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Cap-and-trade is a conspiracy to benefit Wall Street: Strongly Opposes topic 18
OpEd: Country's leading denier of global climate change: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Global warming is a religion; only God can destroy earth: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Global warming is bogus: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Let’s count all the disproven environmental myths: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Animals have no fundamental rights; only people do: Opposes topic 18
Economic growth is key to environmental cleanup: Favors topic 18
Strongly Favors topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(-5 points on Social scale)
Anti-smoking campaigners will celebrate legal marijuana: Favors topic 19
Laws against selling drugs and using drugs are good laws: Strongly Favors topic 19
Strongly Opposes topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(+5 points on Economic scale)
At Obama's inauguration: "I hope he fails": Opposes topic 20
FactCheck: No, 5.7% decline in '09 was before stimulus began: Strongly Opposes topic 20
1980s tax cuts created jobs by “trickle down”: Strongly Opposes topic 20

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Opinion Leaders on the Right:
Cato Institute (Libertarian Think Tank)
Constitution Party
Milton Friedman (Nobel Economist)
Rush Limbaugh (Radio Talk Show Host)
Ayn Rand (Author and Philosopher)
Heritage Foundation (Think Tank)
Libertarian Party
Republican Party
Ronald Reagan(President,1981-1989)

Opinion Leaders on the Left:
ACLU (Civil Rights Think Tank)
Noam Chomsky (Author and Philosopher)
Arianna Huffington (Internet Columnist)
Robert Reich (Professor and Columnist)
Howard Schultz (CEO of Starbucks)
Sierra Club (Environmental Organization)
Green Party
Democratic Party
John F. Kennedy(President,1961-1963)
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

Page last updated: Aug 02, 2017