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Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(-5 points on Social scale)
Every life is blessed by God: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Opposes topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(+2 points on Economic scale)
American is not a racist country; it's a work in progress: Opposes topic 2
Removed divisive symbol (Confederate flag) peacefully: Favors topic 2
Women don't have more challenges, just different ones: Strongly Opposes topic 2
Our goal should always be to empower women: Favors topic 2
Accused of lack of diversity in gubernatorial cabinet: Opposes topic 2
Minority & women groups are just special interest groups: Strongly Opposes topic 2
Strongly Opposes topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(-5 points on Social scale)
No need for any new transgender bathroom law: Opposes topic 3
Marriage is between one man and one woman: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Favors topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(-3 points on Social scale)
Removing religion from public discourse is entirely wrong: Favors topic 4
Strongly Opposes topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Reject ObamaCare state exchange; reject Medicaid expansion: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Dead set against ObamaCare: We can't split the cow: Strongly Opposes topic 5
ObamaCare is wrongheaded and unconstitutional: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Medicaid is a broken system; federal mandates cause problems: Strongly Opposes topic 5
No government-run health exchanges; transparency instead: Opposes topic 5
Let Medicaid buy generics for AIDS, cancer, & mental health: Favors topic 5
Cap punitive damages to limit medical costs: Opposes topic 5
Loosen "one-size-fits-all" approach to Medicaid: Opposes topic 5
No opinion on topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
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Social Security reduced rampant poverty among elderly: Opposes topic 6
Public service retirees: no COLA; no spiking; no double-dip: Favors topic 6
Favors topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Make a real investment in our charter schools: Favors topic 7
Educate kids not based on where they happen to live: Favors topic 7
Expand charter schools: Favors topic 7
No opinion on topic 8:
Fight EPA regulatory over-reach
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Favors topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(-3 points on Social scale)
Restore funding for Law Enforcement DNA lab: Strongly Favors topic 9
Save millions by reducing recidivism: Opposes topic 9
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Make concealed weapons permits easier: Strongly Favors topic 10
Founding fathers gave us the absolute right to bear arms: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Flatten individual income tax from six brackets to three: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Reduce red tape; time is money: Opposes topic 11
Eliminate business taxes, starting with corporate income tax: Strongly Opposes topic 11
29 taxes out of 32 create little revenue but add bureaucracy: Opposes topic 11
Supports the Taxpayer Protection Pledge: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Opposes topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
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Refugee ban: What we did was take a pause: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Immigrants have come for generations to live the dream: Favors topic 12
Don't follow the siren call of anti-immigration anger: Strongly Favors topic 12
Protect our borders, our sovereignty, and our citizens: Opposes topic 12
Charge 1% foreign wire fee;& police check immigration status: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Co-sponsored toughest standard of immigration enforcement: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Strongly Favors topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Trade mission to India to build S.C. ties: Favors topic 13
Support long-term reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank: Strongly Favors topic 13
Favors topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
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Cast American veto at UN over Jerusalem embassy critics: Favors topic 14
Biden & Democrats still blaming America first: Strongly Favors topic 14
Helped broker U.N. sanctions on North Korea: Opposes topic 14
Obama was wrong to abstain on Cuba's anti-US resolution: Favors topic 14
Call out the UN when they bully Israel: Favors topic 14
Recommit that attack on one NATO nation is an attack on all: Opposes topic 14
Time to show people reasons to support the U.N.: Opposes topic 14
US is world's conscience; participation in UN reflects that: Strongly Opposes topic 14
Persecuted immigrants are welcome--but not Syrian refugees: Favors topic 14
Favors topic 15:
Expand the military
(-3 points on Social scale)
We are a patriotic people; we love those in uniform: Favors topic 15
Favors topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
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Register all lobbyists; speed up FOIA: Favors topic 16
Full disclosure of campaign funding & fines for violators: Favors topic 16
Legislative mission: get "voice votes" on the record: Strongly Favors topic 16
Require photo ID, and inspection of ID, in order to vote: Strongly Opposes topic 16
Strongly in favor of term limits at all levels of government: Favors topic 16
Opposes topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
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Condemned Russia for criticizing US over Syria response: Strongly Opposes topic 17
Military action & sanctions against Syrian chemical weapons: Strongly Opposes topic 17
We will deal fairly with people who are fair to us: Opposes topic 17
Peacekeeping forces should not be permanent: Favors topic 17
Against nuclear deal with Iran; keep state sanctions: Strongly Favors topic 17
Strongly Opposes topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Paris climate agreement cost US too many jobs: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Open the Savannah River Site nuclear reactor fuel project: Opposes topic 18
Supports off-shore drilling near South Carolina coast: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Strongly Favors topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
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Vetoed additional licensure for drug treatment facilities: Strongly Favors topic 19
Rated C- by NORML, indicating a "hard-on-drugs" stance: Strongly Favors topic 19
Strongly Opposes topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
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Reduce tax burden every single year: eliminate 6% bracket: Strongly Opposes topic 20
2009: Reject stimulus funds because it creates new costs: Strongly Opposes topic 20
No debt-ceiling increase without spending cuts & caps: Opposes topic 20
Supports the Cut-Cap-and-Balance Pledge: Opposes topic 20

Nikki Haley is a Libertarian-Leaning Conservative
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Incoming 2021 Biden Administration:
Defense:Lloyd Austin
Attorney General:Xavier Becerra
Pres.:Joe Biden
State:Antony Blinken
DOT:Pete Buttigieg
HUD:Marcia Fudge
DOE:Jennifer Granholm
DOI:Deb Haaland
V.P.:Kamala Harris
Climate:John Kerry
DHS:Alejandro Mayorkas
Domestic Policy:Susan Rice
Public Liaison:Cedric Richmond
USDA:Tom Vilsack
Treasury:Janet Yellen

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Former Trump Administration (2017-2021):
Pres.:Trump
V.P.:Pence
NSA:Bolton
HUD:Carson
U.N.:Haley
Treas.:Mnuchin
DOE:Perry
State:Pompeo

Former Obama Administration (2009-2016):
Pres.:Barack Obama
V.P.:Joe Biden
State:Hillary Clinton
HUD:Julian Castro

Former G.W.Bush Administration (2001-2008):
Pres.:George W. Bush
V.P.:Dick Cheney
State:Colin Powell
State:Condi Rice
EPA:Christie Whitman

Former Clinton Administration (1993-2000):
Pres.:Bill Clinton
V.P.:Al Gore
HUD:Andrew Cuomo
DOL:Robert Reich
A.G.:Janet Reno
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