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GA: Isakson(R) vs.Barksdale(D) vs.Buckley(L) vs.Barrow(D) vs.Grayson(R)
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OH: Portman(R) vs.Strickland(D) vs.Sittenfeld(D)
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Jason Lewis on Abortion
Click here for 4 full quotes on Abortion OR background on Abortion.
  • Allow pro-life state laws under 10th Amendment. (Nov 2016)
  • Opposes public funding for abortion services. (Nov 2016)
  • Supports parental notification for abortions by minors. (Nov 2016)
  • Supports pro-life legislation. (Nov 2016)
Jason Lewis on Budget & Economy
Click here for 2 full quotes on Budget & Economy OR background on Budget & Economy.
  • Across-the-board budget reductions. (Nov 2016)
  • Opposes federal spending to promote economic growth. (Nov 2016)
Jason Lewis on Civil Rights
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  • Support Hobby Lobby religious right to avoid gay weddings. (Nov 2016)
Jason Lewis on Corporations
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Jason Lewis on Crime
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  • Don't second-guess the actions of police officers. (Nov 2016)
  • End overcriminalization: focus on high risk offenders. (Nov 2016)
Jason Lewis on Drugs
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  • Opposes jail sentences for non-violent drug offenders. (Nov 2016)
Jason Lewis on Education
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  • Question rising tuition rather than taxpayer funding. (Nov 2016)
  • Replace Department of Education with school choice. (Nov 2016)
  • Supports vouchers to let parents choose public or private school. (Nov 2016)
  • Opposes states adopting federal education standards. (Nov 2016)
Jason Lewis on Energy & Oil
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  • Unlawful for EPA to impose cap-and-trade on refineries. (Nov 2016)
  • Supports building the Keystone XL pipeline. (Nov 2016)
  • Opposes regulation of greenhouse gas emission. (Nov 2016)
Jason Lewis on Environment
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  • EPA WOTUS rule diminishes property rights. (Nov 2016)
Jason Lewis on Families & Children
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Jason Lewis on Foreign Policy
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  • Supports standing with the nation of israel. (Nov 2016)
Jason Lewis on Free Trade
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  • I support free trade, but not TPP. (Nov 2016)
Jason Lewis on Government Reform
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  • Supports same campaign finance rules to all organizations. (Nov 2016)
Jason Lewis on Gun Control
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  • Liquor prohibition failed & so will gun prohibition. (Nov 2016)
  • Opposes restrictions on right to bear arms. (Nov 2016)
  • Opposes gun-control legislation. (Nov 2016)
Jason Lewis on Health Care
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  • We've seen the system collapse under MNSure & ObamaCare. (Nov 2016)
  • Supports repealing mandated health insurance. (Nov 2016)
  • Supports repealing the 2010 affordable care act. (Nov 2016)
Jason Lewis on Homeland Security
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  • We need reform at the Pentagon to ensure its solvency. (Nov 2016)
Jason Lewis on Immigration
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  • Fiscal cost of unlawful immigration is simply unsustainable. (Nov 2016)
  • Supports illegals returning to country of origin. (Nov 2016)
Jason Lewis on Jobs
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Jason Lewis on Principles & Values
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Jason Lewis on Social Security
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  • Protect Social Security for seniors today & future retirees. (Nov 2016)
Jason Lewis on Tax Reform
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  • You can't tax, spend or borrow your way to prosperity. (Nov 2016)
  • Opposes increasing income tax rates. (Nov 2016)
  • Opposes tax increases, even to balance the budget. (Nov 2016)
  • Supports lowering taxes to promote economic growth. (Nov 2016)
Jason Lewis on Technology
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  • Prioritizing highway spending instead of urban light rail. (Nov 2016)
Jason Lewis on War & Peace
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  • Supports American intervention in Mideast beyond air support. (Nov 2016)
Jason Lewis on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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VoteMatch Question & Answer
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Based on these stances:
(Click on topic for excerpt & citation)
Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(-5 points on Social scale)
Allow pro-life state laws under 10th Amendment: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Opposes public funding for abortion services: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Supports parental notification for abortions by minors: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Supports pro-life legislation: Strongly Opposes topic 1
No opinion on topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(-5 points on Social scale)
Support Hobby Lobby religious right to avoid gay weddings: Strongly Opposes topic 3
No opinion on topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(+5 points on Economic scale)
We've seen the system collapse under MNSure & ObamaCare: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Supports repealing mandated health insurance: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Supports repealing the 2010 affordable care act: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Strongly Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Protect Social Security for seniors today & future retirees: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Strongly Favors topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Replace Department of Education with school choice: Strongly Favors topic 7
Supports vouchers to let parents choose public or private school: Strongly Favors topic 7
Opposes states adopting federal education standards: Strongly Favors topic 7
Strongly Favors topic 8:
Society bears cost of pollution
(-5 points on Social scale)
EPA WOTUS rule diminishes property rights: Strongly Favors topic 8
Favors topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(-3 points on Social scale)
Don't second-guess the actions of police officers: Strongly Favors topic 9
End overcriminalization: focus on high risk offenders: Opposes topic 9
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Liquor prohibition failed & so will gun prohibition: Strongly Favors topic 10
Opposes restrictions on right to bear arms: Strongly Favors topic 10
Opposes gun-control legislation: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
You can't tax, spend or borrow your way to prosperity: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Opposes increasing income tax rates: Opposes topic 11
Opposes tax increases, even to balance the budget: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Supports lowering taxes to promote economic growth: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Strongly Opposes topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(-5 points on Social scale)
Fiscal cost of unlawful immigration is simply unsustainable: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Supports illegals returning to country of origin: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Strongly Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(-5 points on Economic scale)
I support free trade, but not TPP: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Favors topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Supports standing with the nation of israel: Favors topic 14
Strongly Favors topic 15:
Expand the military
(-5 points on Social scale)
We need reform at the Pentagon to ensure its solvency: Strongly Favors topic 15
Opposes topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
(-3 points on Social scale)
Supports same campaign finance rules to all organizations: Opposes topic 16
Strongly Opposes topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
(-5 points on Social scale)
Supports American intervention in Mideast beyond air support: Strongly Opposes topic 17
Strongly Opposes topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Unlawful for EPA to impose cap-and-trade on refineries: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Supports building the Keystone XL pipeline: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Opposes regulation of greenhouse gas emission: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Strongly Opposes topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(+5 points on Social scale)
Opposes jail sentences for non-violent drug offenders: Strongly Opposes topic 19
Strongly Opposes topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Across-the-board budget reductions: Strongly Opposes topic 20
Opposes federal spending to promote economic growth: Strongly Opposes topic 20

Jason Lewis is a Populist-Leaning Conservative.
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