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IL: Durbin(D,incumbent) vs.Curran(R) vs.Stava-Murray(D)
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LA: Cassidy(R,incumbent) vs.Perkins(D) vs.Pierce(D)
MA: Markey(D,incumbent) vs.O`Connor(R) vs.Ayyadurai(R) vs.Kennedy(D) vs.Liss-Riordan(D)
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MI: Peters(D,incumbent) vs.James(R) vs.Squier(G)
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Jay Obernolte on Abortion
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Jay Obernolte on Budget & Economy
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Jay Obernolte on Civil Rights
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Jay Obernolte on Corporations
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Jay Obernolte on Crime
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  • Improve criminal justice reporting; increase accountability. (Aug 2016)
Jay Obernolte on Drugs
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Jay Obernolte on Education
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Jay Obernolte on Energy & Oil
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Jay Obernolte on Environment
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  • Keep pre-1977 exemption on sale of rhino horn & ivory. (Sep 2015)
Jay Obernolte on Families & Children
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  • Don't teach about relationship violence in sex ed class. (Sep 2015)
  • Opposed assisted suicide law. (Sep 2015)
  • Against requiring car seats for children under 2. (May 2015)
Jay Obernolte on Foreign Policy
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Jay Obernolte on Free Trade
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Jay Obernolte on Government Reform
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  • District-based elections OK even if protected class impaired. (Sep 2015)
Jay Obernolte on Gun Control
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  • Safeguard privacy and liberty, including right to guns. (Jul 2020)
  • Anti-gun control, according to PVS survey. (Sep 2020)
Jay Obernolte on Health Care
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Jay Obernolte on Homeland Security
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  • I have always stood for a strong national defense. (Nov 2020)
  • Protect veterans; strengthen defense' balance budget. (Sep 2019)
Jay Obernolte on Immigration
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  • Opposed California sanctuary state law. (Jul 2020)
  • Anti-illegal immigrant, according to PVS survey. (Sep 2020)
Jay Obernolte on Jobs
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Jay Obernolte on Principles & Values
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Jay Obernolte on Social Security
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Jay Obernolte on Tax Reform
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  • Failed notion that high taxes & big government improve life. (Nov 2020)
  • Long record of fighting for lower taxes. (Jul 2019)
  • Anti-taxation, according to PVS survey. (Sep 2020)
Jay Obernolte on Technology
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  • No to wasteful government spending like high speed rail. (Jul 2020)
Jay Obernolte on War & Peace
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Jay Obernolte on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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No opinion on topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Favors topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(-3 points on Social scale)
Don't teach about relationship violence in sex ed class: Favors topic 4
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)
No opinion on topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 8:
Fight EPA regulatory over-reach
(-5 points on Social scale)
No to wasteful government spending like high speed rail: Strongly Favors topic 8
Opposes topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(+2 points on Social scale)
Improve criminal justice reporting; increase accountability: Opposes topic 9
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Safeguard privacy and liberty, including right to guns: Strongly Favors topic 10
Anti-gun control, according to PVS survey: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Failed notion that high taxes & big government improve life: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Long record of fighting for lower taxes: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Anti-taxation, according to PVS survey: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Strongly Opposes topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(-5 points on Social scale)
Opposed California sanctuary state law: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Anti-illegal immigrant, according to PVS survey: Opposes topic 12
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)
Strongly Favors topic 15:
Expand the military
(-5 points on Social scale)
I have always stood for a strong national defense: Strongly Favors topic 15
Protect veterans; strengthen defense' balance budget: Strongly Favors topic 15
Opposes topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
(-3 points on Social scale)
District-based elections OK even if protected class impaired: Opposes topic 16
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)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)

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