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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)
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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)
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vs.Duckworth(D) vs.Harris(D) vs.Zopp(D)
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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)
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NH: Ayotte(R)
vs. Hassan(D) vs.Rubens(R)
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NY: Schumer(D) vs.Long(R)
OH: Portman(R) vs.Strickland(D) vs.Sittenfeld(D)
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Dwight Evans on Abortion
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  • Supports pro-choice legislation. (Nov 2016)
Dwight Evans on Budget & Economy
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  • Supports federal spending to promote economic growth. (Nov 2016)
Dwight Evans on Civil Rights
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  • Supports same-sex marriage. (Nov 2016)
Dwight Evans on Corporations
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  • Micro-lending guarantees for inner-city small business. (Nov 2016)
Dwight Evans on Crime
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  • End over-militarized approach to urban policing. (Nov 2016)
Dwight Evans on Drugs
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  • Establish state medical marijuana program. (Mar 2016)
  • Establish statewide medical marijuana program. (Mar 2016)
Dwight Evans on Education
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  • Make every neighborhood school a "community school". (Nov 2016)
Dwight Evans on Energy & Oil
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  • Coal plants are vital to the Commonwealth. (Jul 2014)
  • Supports regulation of greenhouse gas emission. (Nov 2016)
Dwight Evans on Environment
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  • Government should promote locally raised food. (Nov 2016)
  • More urban trees; more urban parks. (Nov 2016)
Dwight Evans on Families & Children
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  • Require all businesses to provide paid sick leave. (Nov 2016)
Dwight Evans on Foreign Policy
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Dwight Evans on Free Trade
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Dwight Evans on Government Reform
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Dwight Evans on Gun Control
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  • Research the public health consequences of firearms violence. (Nov 2016)
  • Supports gun-control legislation. (Nov 2016)
Dwight Evans on Health Care
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Dwight Evans on Homeland Security
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Dwight Evans on Immigration
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Dwight Evans on Jobs
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  • Encourage minority start-ups in struggling neighborhoods. (Nov 2016)
  • Establish a living wage. (Nov 2016)
Dwight Evans on Principles & Values
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Dwight Evans on Social Security
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Dwight Evans on Tax Reform
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  • No tax-breaks without job creation: enforce with clawbacks. (Nov 2016)
  • Supports tax increases to balance the budget. (Nov 2016)
  • Supports lowering taxes to promote economic growth. (Nov 2016)
Dwight Evans on Technology
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  • Free WiFi in city parks & converted payphones. (Nov 2016)
Dwight Evans on War & Peace
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Dwight Evans on Welfare & Poverty
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  • Federal funding for urban poverty has not kept up. (Nov 2016)


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)
Supports pro-choice legislation: Strongly Favors topic 1
Strongly Favors topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Encourage minority start-ups in struggling neighborhoods: Strongly 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
No opinion on topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Opposes topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Make every neighborhood school a "community school": Opposes topic 7
Strongly Opposes topic 8:
Society bears cost of pollution
(+5 points on Social scale)
Government should promote locally raised food: Opposes topic 8
More urban trees; more urban parks: Strongly Opposes topic 8
Strongly Opposes topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(+5 points on Social scale)
End over-militarized approach to urban policing: Strongly Opposes topic 9
Strongly Opposes topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Research the public health consequences of firearms violence: Strongly Opposes topic 10
Supports gun-control legislation: Strongly Opposes topic 10
No opinion on topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(0 points on Economic scale)
No tax-breaks without job creation: enforce with clawbacks: Favors topic 11
Supports tax increases to balance the budget: Favors topic 11
Supports lowering taxes to promote economic growth: Strongly Opposes topic 11
No opinion on topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 15:
Expand the military
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(0 points on Economic scale)
Coal plants are vital to the Commonwealth: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Supports regulation of greenhouse gas emission: Strongly Favors topic 18
Strongly Opposes topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(+5 points on Social scale)
Establish state medical marijuana program: Opposes topic 19
Establish statewide medical marijuana program: Strongly Opposes topic 19
Strongly Favors topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Micro-lending guarantees for inner-city small business: Favors topic 20
Supports federal spending to promote economic growth: Strongly Favors topic 20

Dwight Evans is a Libertarian-Leaning Progressive.
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