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AK: Murkowski(R) vs.Metcalfe(D) vs.Miller(L) vs.Stevens(L) vs.Lamb(R)
AL: Shelby(R) vs.Crumpton(D) vs.Bowman(R)
AR: Boozman(R) vs.Eldridge(D) vs.Gilbert(L)
AZ: McCain(R) vs.Kirkpatrick(D) vs.Mealer(I) vs.Ward(R)
CA: Harris(D) vs.Sanchez(D) vs.Chavez(R) vs.Del Beccaro(R) vs.Sundheim(R) vs.Brannon(R)
CO: Bennet(D) vs.Glenn(R) vs.Neville(R) vs.Frazier(R) vs.Keyser(R) vs.Littleton(R)
CT: Blumenthal(D) vs.Carter(R) vs.Orchulli(R) vs.Kudlow(R) vs.Wolf(R) vs.Foley(R)
FL: Rubio(R) vs.Murphy(D) vs.Grayson(D) vs.Keith(D) vs.DeSantis(R) vs.Cantera(R)
GA: Isakson(R) vs.Barksdale(D) vs.Buckley(L) vs.Barrow(D) vs.Grayson(R)
HI: Schatz(D) vs.Carroll(R) vs.Pirkowski(R) vs.Cavasso(R)
IA: Grassley(R) vs.Judge(D) vs.Fiegen(D) vs.Hogg(D) vs.Krause(D)
ID: Crapo(R) vs.Sturgill(D) vs.Pro-Life(C) vs.LaRocco(D)
IL: Kirk(R)
vs.Duckworth(D) vs.Harris(D) vs.Zopp(D)
IN: Bayh(D)
vs.Young(R) vs.Stutzman(R) vs.Hill(D) vs.Holcomb(R) vs.Bosma(R)
KS: Moran(R) vs.Wiesner(D) vs.Orman(I)
KY: Paul(R) vs.Gray(D) vs.Conway(D)
LA: (runoff Dec. 10) Kennedy(D) vs.Campbell(D) vs.Fleming(R) vs.Boustany(R) vs.Maness(R) vs.Cao(R) vs.Clements(L)
MD: Van Hollen(D) vs.Szeliga(R) vs.Flowers(G) vs.Douglas(R) vs.Steele(R)
MO: Blunt(R) vs.Kander(D)
NC: Burr(R) vs.Ross(D) vs.Haugh(L) vs.Brannon(R) vs.Rey(D) vs.Wright(R)
ND: Hoeven(R) vs.Glassheim(D) vs.Marquette(L)
NH: Ayotte(R)
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NY: Schumer(D) vs.Long(R)
OH: Portman(R) vs.Strickland(D) vs.Sittenfeld(D)
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Chris Young on Abortion
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  • Abortion is not a womanís right. (Aug 2008)
Chris Young on Budget & Economy
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  • End the Federal Reserve & support a strong dollar. (Aug 2008)
  • Debt of $8T cuts federal funding to the states. (Sep 2007)
Chris Young on Civil Rights
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  • Require companies to hire more women and minorities. (Aug 2008)
  • Sexual orientation not protected by civil rights law. (Aug 2008)
Chris Young on Corporations
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Chris Young on Crime
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  • Opposes the death penalty. (Aug 2008)
  • Opposes mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws. (Aug 2008)
Chris Young on Drugs
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  • Opposes the drug war. (Aug 2008)
Chris Young on Education
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  • Parents choose schools via vouchers. (Aug 2008)
Chris Young on Energy & Oil
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  • Replace coal and oil with alternatives. (Aug 2008)
Chris Young on Environment
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  • Stop constructing schools on toxic dumps. (Sep 2006)
Chris Young on Families & Children
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  • Teach family values in public schools. (Aug 2008)
Chris Young on Foreign Policy
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Chris Young on Free Trade
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  • Opposes the North American Union and globalization. (Aug 2008)
  • Opposes expanding free trade. (Aug 2008)
  • Oppose globalists & the North American Union. (Sep 2007)
Chris Young on Government Reform
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  • Stricter limits on political campaign funds. (Aug 2008)
  • Has never taken one penny from anyone in campaigns. (Sep 2007)
Chris Young on Gun Control
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  • Absolute right to gun ownership. (Aug 2008)
Chris Young on Health Care
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  • More federal funding for health coverage. (Aug 2008)
Chris Young on Homeland Security
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  • Decrease spending on armed forces. (Aug 2008)
  • The Patriot Act harms civil liberties. (Aug 2008)
  • No warrantless searches. (Sep 2007)
  • Serious unanswered & unaddressed questions about 9/11. (Dec 2005)
Chris Young on Immigration
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  • Opposes illegal immigrants earning citizenship. (Aug 2008)
Chris Young on Jobs
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Chris Young on Principles & Values
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  • Impeach Bush. (Aug 2008)
Chris Young on Social Security
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  • Oppose privatizing social security. (Aug 2008)
Chris Young on Tax Reform
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  • Opposes more progressive taxation. (Aug 2008)
  • Leader of Rhode Islanders Against Excessive Taxation. (Mar 2008)
Chris Young on Technology
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Chris Young on War & Peace
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  • Donít replace US troops with UN troops in Iraq. (Aug 2008)
  • Immediate withdrawal from Iraq. (Sep 2007)
Chris Young on Welfare & Poverty
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  • Allow churches to provide welfare services. (Aug 2008)


VoteMatch Responses
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VoteMatch Question & Answer
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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)
Abortion is not a womanís right: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Strongly Favors topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Require companies to hire more women and minorities: Strongly Favors topic 2
Strongly Opposes topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(-5 points on Social scale)
Sexual orientation not protected by civil rights law: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Strongly Favors topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(-5 points on Social scale)
Teach family values in public schools: Strongly Favors topic 4
Allow churches to provide welfare services: Strongly Favors topic 4
Strongly Favors topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(-5 points on Economic scale)
More federal funding for health coverage: Strongly Favors topic 5
Strongly Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Oppose privatizing social security: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Strongly Favors topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Parents choose schools via vouchers: Strongly Favors topic 7
No opinion on topic 8:
Fight EPA regulatory over-reach
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(+5 points on Social scale)
Opposes the death penalty: Strongly Opposes topic 9
Opposes mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws: Strongly Opposes topic 9
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Absolute right to gun ownership: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Opposes more progressive taxation: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Leader of Rhode Islanders Against Excessive Taxation: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Strongly Opposes topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(-5 points on Social scale)
Opposes illegal immigrants earning citizenship: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Strongly Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Opposes the North American Union and globalization: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Opposes expanding free trade: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Oppose globalists & the North American Union: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Favors topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Donít replace US troops with UN troops in Iraq: Favors topic 14
Strongly Opposes topic 15:
Expand the military
(+5 points on Social scale)
Decrease spending on armed forces: Strongly Opposes topic 15
Strongly Favors topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
(+5 points on Social scale)
Stricter limits on political campaign funds: Strongly Favors topic 16
Has never taken one penny from anyone in campaigns: Strongly Favors topic 16
Strongly Favors topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
(+5 points on Social scale)
Immediate withdrawal from Iraq: Strongly Favors topic 17
Strongly Favors topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Replace coal and oil with alternatives: Strongly Favors topic 18
Strongly Opposes topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(+5 points on Social scale)
Opposes the drug war: Strongly Opposes topic 19
Strongly Opposes topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Leader of Rhode Islanders Against Excessive Taxation: Strongly Opposes topic 20

Chris Young is a Centrist.
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