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Jennifer Granholm on VoteMatch



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Strongly Favors topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(+5 points on Social scale)
Vetoed ban on partial birth abortion: Strongly Favors topic 1
Endorsed Recommended by EMILY's List of pro-choice women: Favors topic 1
Favors topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Support Latino-owned businesses via Buy Michigan First: Favors topic 2
Strongly Favors topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
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Supports civil unions & domestic partner benefits: Strongly Favors topic 3
Opposes topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
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There are political solutions to moral problems: Favors topic 4
Religious political discussions turn to reproductive rights: Strongly Opposes topic 4
Strongly Favors topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
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Affordable health care universally accessible to everyone: Strongly Favors topic 5
Adopt national health reform legislation before the end of the year: Strongly Favors topic 5
Strongly Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Opposed Bush plan to privatize Social Security: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Strongly Opposes topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
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Raise K-12 funding from $6,875 per pupil to $7,075: Strongly Opposes topic 7
Strongly Opposes topic 8:
Fight EPA regulatory over-reach
(+5 points on Social scale)
Committed to implementing science-based policy: Strongly Opposes topic 8
Favors topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(-3 points on Social scale)
Mandatory minimum sentences for sex offenders: Favors topic 9
Opposes topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Signed bills on concealed pistol licenses, spouse's guns: Favors topic 10
Regrets signing stand-your-ground law in 2006: Strongly Opposes topic 10
Favors topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(-3 points on Economic scale)
$12B in federal economic stimulus as state block grants: Favors topic 11
Strongly Favors topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
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DACA fix has to happen, lift the cap on visas: Strongly Favors topic 12
Signed law protecting immigrants from scam "consultants": Favors topic 12
Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Replace CAFTA outsourcing with "No Worker Left Behind": Strongly Opposes topic 13
Encourage insourcing, instead of victims of globalization: Favors topic 13
NAFTA is about whether we're going to make things in America: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Declined state commitment to CAFTA: Opposes topic 13
Reauthorize the federal Trade Adjustment Assistance program: Strongly Favors topic 13
Strongly Favors topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
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Embrace diversity: that is American exceptionalism: Strongly Favors topic 14
If we want true American exceptionalism, fix immigration: Strongly Favors topic 14
No opinion on topic 15:
Expand the military
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Proclaimed Hire a Veteran Month in Michigan: Neutral on topic 15
Strongly Favors topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
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Voter ID laws, limits on early voting are about suppression: Strongly Favors topic 16
Favors topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
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Long critical of Trump's Russia connections: Favors topic 17
Strongly Favors topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
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On company boards for electric charging stations, buses: Strongly Favors topic 18
By investing in clean energy, America can lead on climate: Strongly Favors topic 18
Worked to foster job growth in advance energy sector: Strongly Favors topic 18
Energy policy "all-in" with input from different groups: Strongly Favors topic 18
Combating climate change is an economic opportunity: Strongly Favors topic 18
Picked for DOE as advocate for clean energy development: Strongly Favors topic 18
21st Century alternative/ renewable Energy Plan: Strongly Favors topic 18
Diversify into renewable and clean energy: Strongly Favors topic 18
Irresistible tax credits for wind, solar, & biofuels: Strongly Favors topic 18
Set goal of 25% renewable energy by 2025: Strongly Favors topic 18
Strongly Favors topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
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Tougher penalties for drug dealers; more tools against meth: Strongly Favors topic 19
Strongly Favors topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
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Advocates for manufacturing, domestic R&D efforts: Strongly Favors topic 20
Environmental equity: jobs & benefits to those hardest hit: Strongly Favors topic 20
Two year stimulus package will create 28,000 jobs: Strongly Favors topic 20

Jennifer Granholm is a Populist-Leaning Liberal
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Incoming 2021 Biden Administration:
Defense:Lloyd Austin
State/Luxembourg:Tom Barrett
HHS:Xavier Becerra
Pres.:Joe Biden
State:Antony Blinken
DOT:Pete Buttigieg
State/Japan:Rahm Emanuel
State/Turkey:Jeff Flake
HUD:Marcia Fudge
State/India:Eric Garcetti
Attorney General:Merrick_Garland
DOE:Jennifer Granholm
DOI:Deb Haaland
V.P.:Kamala Harris
Climate:John Kerry
NASA:Bill Nelson
DHS:Alejandro Mayorkas
NASA:Bill Nelson
DOC:Gina Raimondo
Domestic Policy:Susan Rice
Public Liaison:Cedric Richmond
State/Mexico:Ken Salazar
State/N.Z.:Tom Udall
USDA:Tom Vilsack
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V.P.:Joe Biden
State:Hillary Clinton
HUD:Julian Castro

Former G.W.Bush Administration (2001-2008):
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State:Colin Powell
State:Condi Rice
EPA:Christie Whitman

Former Clinton Administration (1993-2000):
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