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Ron Crumpton on Abortion
Click here for 2 full quotes on Abortion OR background on Abortion.
  • Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right. (Nov 2015)
  • Best to end abortion, but not by making it a crime. (Aug 2015)
Ron Crumpton on Budget & Economy
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  • 9-point plan for government economic investment. (Sep 2016)
Ron Crumpton on Civil Rights
Click here for 5 full quotes on Civil Rights OR background on Civil Rights.
  • Give the disabled the ability to obtain service dogs. (Feb 2016)
  • Legally require hiring more women & minorities. (Nov 2015)
  • Add gender identity to Civil Rights Act. (Nov 2015)
  • Apply 1960s civil rights laws to LGBT community. (Aug 2015)
  • Women make $0.78 vs. men; minorities make $0.75 vs. whites. (Jul 2015)
Ron Crumpton on Corporations
Click here for 3 full quotes on Corporations OR background on Corporations.
  • Trickle-down economics good for business but not for people. (Sep 2016)
  • Offshore profit shifting needs to end. (Jul 2015)
  • Transfer $11 billion from corporate tax loopholes to schools. (Apr 2015)
Ron Crumpton on Crime
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  • Treating illnesses is more productive than incarceration. (Apr 2016)
  • End mandatory minimums & private prisons. (Nov 2015)
Ron Crumpton on Drugs
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  • Sensible approach to marijuana instead of prohibition. (Nov 2015)
  • Sensible approach to marijuana policy instead of prohibition. (Jul 2015)
  • Allow farmers to grow hemp: ecologically friendly cash crop. (Apr 2015)
Ron Crumpton on Education
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  • Vouchers take from public education. (Nov 2015)
  • Our classrooms should be cathedrals: $650B to repair them. (Jul 2015)
Ron Crumpton on Energy & Oil
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  • Make real investments in green technology. (Nov 2015)
Ron Crumpton on Environment
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  • A healthy environment is essential to a healthy America. (Nov 2015)
Ron Crumpton on Families & Children
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Ron Crumpton on Foreign Policy
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  • Act multilaterally, but with America in military lead. (Nov 2015)
  • Foreign involvement is appropriate. (Nov 2015)
Ron Crumpton on Free Trade
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  • Oppose free trade; outsourcing costs American jobs. (Nov 2015)
  • We've lost more than 2.4 million jobs due to outsourcing. (Jul 2015)
Ron Crumpton on Government Reform
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  • Make voter registration easier. (Nov 2015)
  • Limit "Dark Money"; people's interests over big business. (Apr 2015)
Ron Crumpton on Gun Control
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  • Absolute right to gun ownership, with exceptions. (Nov 2015)
  • Strict interpretation of the Second Amendment. (Aug 2015)
Ron Crumpton on Health Care
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  • ObamaCare is a success, but it is just the first step. (Apr 2016)
  • Move to a single-payer/ Medicare for all system. (Nov 2015)
Ron Crumpton on Homeland Security
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  • Oppose expanding the military. (Nov 2015)
  • Require all military contracts to use American companies. (Jul 2015)
Ron Crumpton on Immigration
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  • Ignore the rhetoric; immigrants are good for America. (Sep 2016)
  • In reality, immigrants are good for America. (Apr 2016)
  • Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens. (Nov 2015)
Ron Crumpton on Jobs
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  • Raise the minimum wage to a living wage & save $7.6B. (Jul 2015)
Ron Crumpton on Principles & Values
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  • Constitution forbids God in the public sphere. (Nov 2015)
Ron Crumpton on Social Security
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  • Eliminate the cap on the social security tax. (Nov 2015)
  • Eliminate the cap on the social security tax. (Jul 2015)
Ron Crumpton on Tax Reform
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  • Higher taxes on the wealthy. (Nov 2015)
Ron Crumpton on Technology
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Ron Crumpton on War & Peace
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  • Address the causes of terrorism & national security threats. (Sep 2016)
Ron Crumpton on Welfare & Poverty
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  • Fight poverty instead of fighting people in poverty. (Nov 2015)
  • Increase SNAP & unemployment benefits by 25%. (Jul 2015)
  • Stop fighting war on people in poverty: Fight poverty!. (Jul 2015)


VoteMatch Responses
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VoteMatch Question & Answer
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Based on these stances:
(Click on topic for excerpt & citation)
Favors topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(+2 points on Social scale)
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right: Favors topic 1
Best to end abortion, but not by making it a crime: Favors topic 1
Strongly Favors topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Give the disabled the ability to obtain service dogs: Favors topic 2
Legally require hiring more women & minorities: Strongly Favors topic 2
Women make $0.78 vs. men; minorities make $0.75 vs. whites: Strongly Favors topic 2
Strongly Favors topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(+5 points on Social scale)
Add gender identity to Civil Rights Act: Strongly Favors topic 3
Apply 1960s civil rights laws to LGBT community: Strongly Favors topic 3
Strongly Opposes topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(+5 points on Social scale)
Constitution forbids God in the public sphere: Strongly Opposes topic 4
Strongly Favors topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(-5 points on Economic scale)
ObamaCare is a success, but it is just the first step: Strongly Favors topic 5
Move to a single-payer/ Medicare for all system: Strongly Favors topic 5
Strongly Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Eliminate the cap on the social security tax: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Eliminate the cap on the social security tax: Opposes topic 6
Strongly Opposes topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Vouchers take from public education: Strongly Opposes topic 7
Our classrooms should be cathedrals: $650B to repair them: Strongly Opposes topic 7
Strongly Opposes topic 8:
Society bears cost of pollution
(+5 points on Social scale)
A healthy environment is essential to a healthy America: Strongly Opposes topic 8
Strongly Opposes topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(+5 points on Social scale)
Treating illnesses is more productive than incarceration: Strongly Opposes topic 9
End mandatory minimums & private prisons: Strongly Opposes topic 9
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Absolute right to gun ownership, with exceptions: Favors topic 10
Strict interpretation of the Second Amendment: Strongly Favors topic 10
Favors topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Trickle-down economics good for business but not for people: Strongly Favors topic 11
Higher taxes on the wealthy: Strongly Favors topic 11
Offshore profit shifting needs to end: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Transfer $11 billion from corporate tax loopholes to schools: Strongly Favors topic 11
Strongly Favors topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(+5 points on Social scale)
Ignore the rhetoric; immigrants are good for America: Strongly Favors topic 12
In reality, immigrants are good for America: Strongly Favors topic 12
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens: Strongly Favors topic 12
Strongly Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Oppose free trade; outsourcing costs American jobs: Strongly Opposes topic 13
We've lost more than 2.4 million jobs due to outsourcing: Opposes topic 13
Require all military contracts to use American companies: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Favors topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Act multilaterally, but with America in military lead: Favors topic 14
Opposes topic 15:
Expand the military
(+2 points on Social scale)
Oppose expanding the military: Opposes topic 15
Strongly Favors topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
(+5 points on Social scale)
Make voter registration easier: Strongly Favors topic 16
Limit "Dark Money"; people's interests over big business: Favors topic 16
No opinion on topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
(0 points on Social scale)
Address the causes of terrorism & national security threats: Favors topic 17
Foreign involvement is appropriate: Opposes topic 17
Strongly Favors topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Make real investments in green technology: Strongly Favors topic 18
Strongly Opposes topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(+5 points on Social scale)
Sensible approach to marijuana instead of prohibition: Strongly Opposes topic 19
Sensible approach to marijuana policy instead of prohibition: Strongly Opposes topic 19
Allow farmers to grow hemp: ecologically friendly cash crop: Opposes topic 19
Strongly Favors topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(-5 points on Economic scale)
9-point plan for government economic investment: Favors topic 20
Fight poverty instead of fighting people in poverty: Strongly Favors topic 20
Raise the minimum wage to a living wage & save $7.6B: Favors topic 20
Stop fighting war on people in poverty: Fight poverty!: Strongly Favors topic 20

Ron Crumpton is a Hard-Core Liberal.
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