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Dean Phillips on Abortion
Click here for 3 full quotes on Abortion OR background on Abortion.
  • Supports reproductive rights, paid family leave. (Apr 2020)
  • CC:Publicly fund abortions. (Jul 2018)
  • Pro-choice, according to PVS survey. (Aug 2018)
Dean Phillips on Budget & Economy
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  • CC:No Balanced Budget Constitutional Amendment. (Jul 2018)
  • PVS:Federal spending for economic stimulus. (Aug 2018)
Dean Phillips on Civil Rights
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  • Restore faith in our democracy and increase participation. (Apr 2020)
Dean Phillips on Corporations
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Dean Phillips on Crime
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  • Prosecute and deport violent criminals. (Apr 2020)
Dean Phillips on Drugs
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Dean Phillips on Education
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  • Ensure education & training after high school is affordable. (Apr 2020)
  • CC:No vouchers for private schools. (Jul 2018)
  • PVS:Federal education standards in all states. (Aug 2018)
Dean Phillips on Energy & Oil
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  • Expand incentives for clean-energy production. (Apr 2020)
  • PVS:Fund renewable energy like wind and solar. (Aug 2018)
  • PVS:Regulate greenhouse gas emissions. (Aug 2018)
Dean Phillips on Environment
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  • Keep aquatic invasive species out of our lakes and rivers. (Apr 2020)
Dean Phillips on Families & Children
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Dean Phillips on Foreign Policy
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  • CC:Keep alliance with Israel. (Jul 2018)
Dean Phillips on Free Trade
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  • Expand markets for businesses through fair trade agreements. (Apr 2020)
Dean Phillips on Government Reform
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  • Disclose all election spending, including online ads. (Apr 2020)
  • End "revolving door" between Congress & lobbyists. (Apr 2020)
  • Backing bill to overturn Citizens United. (Feb 2019)
  • Doesn't accept money from federal lobbyists or PACs. (Oct 2018)
  • PVS:Regulate campaign donations from corporations. (Aug 2018)
  • Holiday on election day; revamp for easier voting access. (Mar 2019)
Dean Phillips on Gun Control
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  • Pass background checks & assault weapons ban. (Apr 2020)
  • Co-sponsored bill for universal background checks. (Jan 2019)
  • Restrict right to bear arms, according to CC survey. (Jul 2018)
  • Support gun-control, according to PVS survey. (Aug 2018)
  • Require background check for every firearm sale and transfer. (Jan 2019)
Dean Phillips on Health Care
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  • Provide VA resources for physical & mental health care. (Apr 2020)
  • Fix and improve the Affordable Care Act. (Apr 2020)
  • Strengthen Medicare by controlling rising healthcare costs. (Apr 2020)
  • Support mental health programs for children. (Apr 2020)
  • Offer Medicare as a public option. (Oct 2018)
  • Keep healthcare mandate, according to CC survey. (Jul 2018)
  • Keep ObamaCare, according to PVS survey. (Aug 2018)
Dean Phillips on Homeland Security
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Dean Phillips on Immigration
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  • No to border wall; yes to effective border security. (Apr 2020)
  • Create fair pathways to earned, legal citizenship. (Apr 2020)
  • Pathway to citizenship for qualifying Liberian refugees. (Feb 2019)
  • Opposes border wall, according to CC survey. (Aug 2018)
  • PVS:Let illegal immigrants apply for citizenship. (Aug 2018)
  • Increase both high-skill and family-based visa caps. (Apr 2019)
Dean Phillips on Jobs
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  • Pass the Paycheck Fairness Act to combat wage discrimination. (Apr 2020)
  • Supports $15/hour minimum wage. (Oct 2018)
Dean Phillips on Principles & Values
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Dean Phillips on Social Security
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  • Protect Social Security from being privatized or reduced. (Apr 2020)
Dean Phillips on Tax Reform
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  • Make middle class tax cuts permanent, end special giveaways. (Apr 2020)
  • CC:Reverse federal income tax cuts. (Jul 2018)
  • PVS:Increase taxes to balance budget. (Aug 2018)
Dean Phillips on Technology
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Dean Phillips on War & Peace
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  • No military force against Iran without Congress approval. (Feb 2020)
Dean Phillips on Welfare & Poverty
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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)
Supports reproductive rights, paid family leave: Strongly Favors topic 1
CC:Publicly fund abortions: Strongly Favors topic 1
Pro-choice, according to PVS survey: Strongly Favors topic 1
Favors topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Pass the Paycheck Fairness Act to combat wage discrimination: Favors topic 2
No opinion on topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
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)
Fix and improve the Affordable Care Act: Strongly Favors topic 5
Strengthen Medicare by controlling rising healthcare costs: Strongly Favors topic 5
Support mental health programs for children: Favors topic 5
Offer Medicare as a public option: Strongly Favors topic 5
Keep healthcare mandate, according to CC survey: Strongly Favors topic 5
Keep ObamaCare, according to PVS survey: Favors topic 5
Strongly Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Protect Social Security from being privatized or reduced: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Strongly Opposes topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Ensure education & training after high school is affordable: Opposes topic 7
CC:No vouchers for private schools: Opposes topic 7
PVS:Federal education standards in all states: Strongly Opposes topic 7
Strongly Opposes topic 8:
Fight EPA regulatory over-reach
(+5 points on Social scale)
Keep aquatic invasive species out of our lakes and rivers: Strongly Opposes topic 8
Favors topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(-3 points on Social scale)
Prosecute and deport violent criminals: Favors topic 9
Strongly Opposes topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Pass background checks & assault weapons ban: Strongly Opposes topic 10
Co-sponsored bill for universal background checks: Strongly Opposes topic 10
Restrict right to bear arms, according to CC survey: Opposes topic 10
Support gun-control, according to PVS survey: 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)
Make middle class tax cuts permanent, end special giveaways: Favors topic 11
CC:Reverse federal income tax cuts: Favors topic 11
PVS:Increase taxes to balance budget: Favors topic 11
Strongly Favors topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(+5 points on Social scale)
No to border wall; yes to effective border security: Opposes topic 12
Create fair pathways to earned, legal citizenship: Strongly Favors topic 12
Pathway to citizenship for qualifying Liberian refugees: Strongly Favors topic 12
Opposes border wall, according to CC survey: Favors topic 12
PVS:Let illegal immigrants apply for citizenship: Strongly Favors topic 12
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)
Expand markets for businesses through fair trade agreements: 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)
Provide VA resources for physical & mental health care: Favors topic 15
Strongly Favors topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
(+5 points on Social scale)
Restore faith in our democracy and increase participation: Strongly Favors topic 16
Disclose all election spending, including online ads: Strongly Favors topic 16
Backing bill to overturn Citizens United: Strongly Favors topic 16
PVS:Regulate campaign donations from corporations: Favors topic 16
Holiday on election day; revamp for easier voting access: Favors topic 16
Favors topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
(+2 points on Social scale)
CC:Keep alliance with Israel: Opposes 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)
Expand incentives for clean-energy production: Strongly Favors topic 18
PVS:Fund renewable energy like wind and solar: Strongly Favors topic 18
PVS:Regulate greenhouse gas emissions: 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)
Strongly Favors topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Supports $15/hour minimum wage: Favors topic 20
CC:No Balanced Budget Constitutional Amendment: Favors topic 20
PVS:Federal spending for economic stimulus: Strongly Favors topic 20

Dean Phillips is a Populist-Leaning Liberal
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