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Brett Kavanaugh on VoteMatch

 

 



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)
See if anti-abortion rules are burdensome before banning: Opposes topic 1
Roe is an important precedent, but stricter regulations ok: Opposes topic 1
Allow churches to exclude contraceptives from insurance: Opposes topic 1
Disallow 17-year-old illegal immigrant to seek abortion: Strongly Opposes topic 1
No opinion on topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(0 points on Economic scale)
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Strongly Opposes topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(-5 points on Social scale)
Job discrimination rules don't apply to transgender status: Strongly Opposes topic 3
First Amendment protects religious liberty: Opposes topic 3
Strongly Favors topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(-5 points on Social scale)
States funding private schools must fund parochial schools: Strongly Favors topic 4
Opposes topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Supports big healthcare mergers if they save consumer costs: Opposes topic 5
Favors topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Enthusiastic preference to privatize social security: Favors topic 6
Strongly Favors topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(+5 points on Economic scale)
The wall between religious schools and states must come down: Strongly Favors topic 7
Opposes topic 8:
Fight EPA regulatory over-reach
(+2 points on Social scale)
Suspicious of regulations on environment and worker safety: Strongly Opposes topic 8
Congress decides worker safety issues, not regulatory agency: Opposes topic 8
Dissents on EPA's blocking permit for strip mining operation: Favors topic 8
Strongly Favors topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(-5 points on Social scale)
Work to reduce criminal's protections: Strongly Favors topic 9
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Semiautomatic rifles are not a dangerous and unusual weapon: Favors topic 10
Banning semiautomatic rifles & handgun registration unlawful: Strongly Favors topic 10
No opinion on topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
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Strongly Opposes topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(-5 points on Social scale)
DACA phase-out legally correct under administrative law: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Two cases shine light on leaning towards anti-immigration: Strongly Opposes topic 12
No opinion on topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(0 points on Economic scale)
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No opinion on topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
(0 points on Economic scale)
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No opinion on topic 15:
Expand the military
(0 points on Social scale)
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Opposes topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
(-3 points on Social scale)
No curbside voting during pandemic; keep existing rules: Opposes topic 16
Upholds Supreme Court's ruling on campaign finance limits: Strongly Opposes topic 16
States cannot sue each other over eased voting rules: Favors topic 16
Strongly Favors topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
(+5 points on Social scale)
Congressional authority needed for major foreign conflicts: Strongly Favors topic 17
Favors topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Favors ethanol & clean energy over fossil fuel: Favors topic 18
No opinion on topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
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No opinion on topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
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Brett Kavanaugh is a Moderate Conservative
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Other Justices' VoteMatch: Brett Kavanaugh on the issues:
Samuel Alito
Amy Coney Barrett
Stephen Breyer
Neil Gorsuch
Elena Kagan
Brett Kavanaugh
John Roberts
Sonia Sotomayor
Clarence Thomas

Former Justices:
Merrick Garland(nominated 2016)
Ruth Bader Ginsburg(deceasd 2020)
Anthony Kennedy(retired 2018)
Sandra Day O'Connor
William Rehnquist
Antonin Scalia
David Souter
John Paul Stevens

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About Brett Kavanaugh:
Profile
Abortion
Budget/Economy
China
Civil Rights
Crime
Defense
Drugs
Education
Environment
Families
Foreign Policy
Free Trade
Govt. Reform
Gun Control
Health Care
Immigration
Labor
Principles
School Choice
Social Security
Tax Reform
Technology
War & Peace
Welfare

Page last updated: May 07, 2021