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Lois Frankel on Abortion
Click here for 5 full quotes on Abortion OR background on Abortion.
  • Life-long supporter of women's reproductive rights. (Nov 2012)
  • I consider myself pro-choice. (Sep 2012)
  • Ban anti-abortion limitations on abortion services. (Nov 2013)
  • Access safe, legal abortion without restrictions. (Jan 2015)
  • Endorsed Endorsed by EMILY's list for pro-choice Democratic women. (Aug 2012)
Lois Frankel on Budget & Economy
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  • Voted NO on prioritizing spending in case debt limit is reached. (May 2013)
  • Supports federal stimulus spending. (Sep 2012)
Lois Frankel on Civil Rights
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  • Affirmative action in state hiring and college. (Nov 1998)
  • Voted YES on reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act. (Feb 2013)
  • Endorsed by The Feminist Majority indicating a pro-women's rights stance. (Aug 2012)
  • Supports same-sex marriage. (Sep 2012)
  • Enforce against anti-gay discrimination in public schools. (Apr 2013)
  • Enforce against wage discrimination based on gender. (Jan 2013)
Lois Frankel on Corporations
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  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Corporate political spending is not free speech. (Mar 2013)
Lois Frankel on Crime
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  • Death penalty but also alternative sentencing. (Nov 1998)
  • Rated 85% by the NAPO, indicating a tough-on-crime stance. (Dec 2014)
Lois Frankel on Drugs
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Lois Frankel on Education
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  • Provide schools & teachers the resources that they need. (Nov 2012)
  • Comprehensive sex ed for sexually-active adolescents. (Jun 2013)
Lois Frankel on Energy & Oil
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Lois Frankel on Environment
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Lois Frankel on Families & Children
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  • More funding & services for victims of domestic violence. (Jan 2013)
  • Sponsored recognition of National Foster Care Month. (May 2014)
  • Six weeks of paid parental leave for federal employees. (Feb 2015)
Lois Frankel on Foreign Policy
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  • $500M and 3,000 troops to Africa to fight Ebola. (Jul 2014)
Lois Frankel on Free Trade
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  • $25B more loans from Export-Import Bank. (Feb 2015)
Lois Frankel on Government Reform
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  • Limit campaign contributions and campaign spending. (Nov 1998)
  • No photo IDs to vote; they suppress the vote. (Jun 2014)
  • Establish "My Voice Voucher" small campaign contributions. (Feb 2014)
  • Public financing of federal campaigns by voter vouchers. (Jan 2015)
  • Statehood for the District of Columbia. (Jan 2015)
  • Automatic voter registration for all citizens. (Mar 2015)
Lois Frankel on Gun Control
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  • Supports restrictions on gun purchases. (Sep 2012)
  • Ban large-capacity ammunition. (Jan 2013)
  • Stricter regulation on gun show firearm sales. (Jan 2013)
Lois Frankel on Health Care
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  • ObamaCare helps crack down on monumental Medicare fraud. (Nov 2012)
  • Opposes repealing ObamaCare. (Sep 2012)
  • Sponsored merging Alzheimers diagnosis and care benefit. (Jun 2013)
  • Religious exemption from ObamaCare individual mandate. (Mar 2015)
Lois Frankel on Homeland Security
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  • Keep promises to returning veterans. (Nov 2012)
Lois Frankel on Immigration
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  • Opposes exiting US to apply for citizenship. (Sep 2012)
Lois Frankel on Jobs
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  • Voted NO on allowing compensatory time off for working overtime. (Apr 2013)
  • Raise the minimum wage to $10.10 per hour by 2016. (Jan 2014)
Lois Frankel on Principles & Values
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  • Rated 100% by the AU, indicating support of separation of church & state. (Jan 2013)
Lois Frankel on Social Security
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  • Focus on waste, fraud and abuse to protect Social Security. (Nov 2012)
  • Sponsored keeping CPI for benefits instead of lower "Chained CPI". (Apr 2013)
  • Rated 100% by ARA, indicating a pro-Trust Fund stance. (Jan 2013)
Lois Frankel on Tax Reform
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  • Supports an income tax increase. (Sep 2012)
Lois Frankel on Technology
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  • Voted YES on protecting cyber security by sharing data with government. (Apr 2013)
Lois Frankel on War & Peace
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Lois Frankel on Welfare & Poverty
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  • Training, transport, and childcare for welfare recipients. (Nov 1998)
  • Voted NO on maintaining work requirement for welfare recipients. (Mar 2013)


VoteMatch Responses
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VoteMatch Question & Answer
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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)
Life-long supporter of women's reproductive rights: Strongly Favors topic 1
I consider myself pro-choice: Strongly Favors topic 1
Ban anti-abortion limitations on abortion services: Strongly Favors topic 1
Access safe, legal abortion without restrictions: Strongly Favors topic 1
Endorsed Endorsed by EMILY's list for pro-choice Democratic women: Strongly Favors topic 1
Strongly Favors topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Affirmative action in state hiring and college: Favors topic 2
Endorsed by The Feminist Majority indicating a pro-women's rights stance: Strongly Favors topic 2
More funding & services for victims of domestic violence: Strongly Favors topic 2
Enforce against wage discrimination based on gender: Strongly Favors topic 2
YES on reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act: Favors topic 2
Strongly Favors topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(+5 points on Social scale)
Supports same-sex marriage: Strongly Favors topic 3
Enforce against anti-gay discrimination in public schools: Strongly Favors topic 3
Strongly Opposes topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(+5 points on Social scale)
Comprehensive sex ed for sexually-active adolescents: Opposes topic 4
Rated 100% by the AU, indicating support of separation of church & state: Strongly Opposes topic 4
Favors topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(-3 points on Economic scale)
ObamaCare helps crack down on monumental Medicare fraud: Favors topic 5
Opposes repealing ObamaCare: Favors topic 5
Sponsored merging Alzheimers diagnosis and care benefit: Favors topic 5
Religious exemption from ObamaCare individual mandate: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Strongly Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Focus on waste, fraud and abuse to protect Social Security: Opposes topic 6
Sponsored keeping CPI for benefits instead of lower "Chained CPI": Strongly Opposes topic 6
Rated 100% by ARA, indicating a pro-Trust Fund stance: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Opposes topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Provide schools & teachers the resources that they need: Opposes topic 7
Neutral on topic 8:
EPA regulations are too restrictive
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Favors topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(-3 points on Social scale)
Death penalty but also alternative sentencing: Favors topic 9
Rated 85% by the NAPO, indicating a tough-on-crime stance: Favors topic 9
Opposes topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Supports restrictions on gun purchases: Opposes topic 10
Ban large-capacity ammunition: Opposes topic 10
Stricter regulation on gun show firearm sales: Opposes topic 10
Favors topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Supports an income tax increase: Favors topic 11
Favors topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(+2 points on Social scale)
Opposes exiting US to apply for citizenship: Favors topic 12
Strongly Favors topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(+5 points on Economic scale)
$25B more loans from Export-Import Bank: Strongly Favors topic 13
Opposes topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
(-3 points on Economic scale)
$500M and 3,000 troops to Africa to fight Ebola: Opposes topic 14
Favors topic 15:
Expand the military
(-3 points on Social scale)
Keep promises to returning veterans: Favors topic 15
Strongly Favors topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
(+5 points on Social scale)
Limit campaign contributions and campaign spending: Strongly Favors topic 16
No photo IDs to vote; they suppress the vote: Favors topic 16
Corporate political spending is not free speech: Favors topic 16
Establish "My Voice Voucher" small campaign contributions: Strongly Favors topic 16
Public financing of federal campaigns by voter vouchers: Favors topic 16
Statehood for the District of Columbia: Favors topic 16
Automatic voter registration for all citizens: Strongly Favors topic 16
Neutral on topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Neutral on topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Neutral on topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Favors topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Training, transport, and childcare for welfare recipients: Strongly Favors topic 20
Supports federal stimulus spending: Strongly Opposes topic 20
Raise the minimum wage to $10.10 per hour by 2016: Favors topic 20
NO on prioritizing spending in case debt limit is reached: Favors topic 20

Lois Frankel is a Moderate Liberal.
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