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Neil Gorsuch on VoteMatch

 

 



VoteMatch Responses
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Based on these stances:
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Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(-5 points on Social scale)
Ok for states to require hospital nearby abortion service: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Let Hobby Lobby skip contraceptives on religious grounds: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Wrote book on Assisted Suicide, and opposes it: Opposes topic 1
Favors topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Desegregation lawsuits won critical civil-rights victories: Favors topic 2
Favors topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(+2 points on Social scale)
Protections for gender apply to transgender people too: Strongly Favors topic 3
No job discrimination for transgender status: Favors topic 3
Gay marriage might win lawsuits but loses at ballot box: Opposes topic 3
Strongly Favors topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(-5 points on Social scale)
States funding private schools must fund parochial schools: Strongly Favors topic 4
Let Christian nursing home opt out of ObamaCare: Favors topic 4
Ok to display donated Ten Commandments in public park: Strongly Favors topic 4
No opinion on topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
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No opinion on topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
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No opinion on topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
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Favors topic 8:
Fight EPA regulatory over-reach
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Mother ran EPA; accused of being soft on polluters: Favors topic 8
Jurors have ability to impartially apply death penalty: Favors topic 8
Favors topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(-3 points on Social scale)
Police can't knock-and-talk if you post No-Trespassing signs: Opposes topic 9
Police tasers aren't excessive force, even if person killed: Favors topic 9
Very strict reading of relief criteria for death penalty: Strongly Favors topic 9
Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
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Knowingly possessing a gun illegally isn't a felony: Favors topic 10
No opinion on topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
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No opinion on topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
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No opinion on topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
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No opinion on topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
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No opinion on topic 15:
Expand the military
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Opposes topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
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No curbside voting during pandemic; keep existing rules: Opposes topic 16
No opinion on topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
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Favors topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
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Ok for states to establish renewable energy mandates: Favors topic 18
No opinion on topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
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No opinion on topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
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Neil Gorsuch is a Moderate Populist Conservative
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Elena Kagan
Brett Kavanaugh
John Roberts
Sonia Sotomayor
Clarence Thomas

Former Justices:
Merrick Garland(nominated 2016)
Ruth Bader Ginsburg(deceasd 2020)
Anthony Kennedy(retired 2018)
Sandra Day O'Connor
William Rehnquist
Antonin Scalia
David Souter
John Paul Stevens

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About Neil Gorsuch:
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Abortion
Budget/Economy
China
Civil Rights
Crime
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Education
Environment
Families
Foreign Policy
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Gun Control
Health Care
Immigration
Labor
Principles
School Choice
Social Security
Tax Reform
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War & Peace
Welfare

Page last updated: May 07, 2021