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Doug Ducey on VoteMatch

 

 



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Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(-5 points on Social scale)
Employer-denied contraceptives: a win for religious freedom: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Doctors must tell women drug-induced abortion is reversible: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Staunchly anti-abortion: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Defend the most fundamental right--the right to life: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Favors topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Outreach to Navajo tribe: it's all about protecting jobs: Favors topic 2
No opinion on topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(0 points on Social scale)
I support traditional marriage, but let gay couples adopt: Favors topic 3
Solid conservative record on same sex marriage: Opposes topic 3
No opinion on topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(0 points on Social scale)
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Favors topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Once we're all vaccinated we can get on with life: Strongly Favors topic 5
Insurance companies should cover mental health care: Favors topic 5
Medicaid only for destitute & disabled; not middle-class: Opposes topic 5
KidsCare: Protect low-income kids' healthcare: Favors topic 5
ObamaCare is a monumental failure: Strongly Opposes topic 5
No opinion on topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(0 points on Economic scale)
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Favors topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Parents have new options, we should empower them: Favors topic 7
Invest in teachers, students and K-12 public schools: Strongly Opposes topic 7
Choice and competition brings about innovation: Strongly Favors topic 7
Supported Prop 123: increase K-12 funding: Opposes topic 7
Push for education savings accounts on November ballot: Strongly Favors topic 7
Lead the nation on school choice and charters: Strongly Favors topic 7
Invest in public school teachers with tuition & bonuses: Strongly Opposes topic 7
Reward high achievement and low income schools: Favors topic 7
Partner with third sector in education: Favors topic 7
Classrooms First Initiative: end one-size-fits-all model: Favors topic 7
Option to get kids out of failing schools: Favors topic 7
Favors topic 8:
Fight EPA regulatory over-reach
(-3 points on Social scale)
Turn Arizona into international capital for water technology: Opposes topic 8
Eliminate three regulations for every new one: Strongly Favors topic 8
19-year drought: protect Lake Mead and Colorado River: Opposes topic 8
Keep decisions in hands of Arizonans, not EPA bureaucrats: Favors topic 8
Favors topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(-3 points on Social scale)
Decreased recidivism means a state prison can be shut down: Opposes topic 9
Crack down on drunk/drugged drivers: Strongly Favors topic 9
Fully fund rape test kits, to finally ensure justice: Strongly Favors topic 9
Appoint judges who understand impact their decisions have: Favors topic 9
Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Safe Arizona Schools Plan: more cops; more background checks: Favors topic 10
Revoke firearm permits if convicted of violent offense: Opposes topic 10
Gun tragedies would not be averted with stricter gun laws: Strongly Favors topic 10
Avoid shootings by mentally ill but respect 2nd Amendment: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Haven't raised taxes, on tax reform let's think big: Strongly Opposes topic 11
No new taxes on my watch: Strongly Opposes topic 11
No tax increases; government should live within its means: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Push income tax rates as close to zero as possible: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Strongly Opposes topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(-5 points on Social scale)
Supports ballot initiative to ban sanctuary cities: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Refused to grant drivers licenses to DACA recipients: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Better border security without comprehensive reform: Opposes topic 12
Strongly Favors topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(+5 points on Economic scale)
USMCA: new trade deal with Mexico means jobs in Arizona: Strongly Favors topic 13
Mexican border represents opportunity for increased trade: Strongly Favors topic 13
Strongly Favors topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Immediate halt to placement of any new Mideast refugees: Strongly Favors topic 14
Strongly Favors topic 15:
Expand the military
(-5 points on Social scale)
Eliminate all state income taxes on military pensions: Strongly Favors topic 15
Increase tax exemption for vets: Favors topic 15
Strongly Opposes topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
(-5 points on Social scale)
Felony to turn in another voter's ballot: Strongly Opposes topic 16
Strongly Favors topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
(+5 points on Social scale)
Against nuclear deal with Iran; keep state sanctions: Strongly Favors topic 17
Strongly Opposes topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Opposed Prop 127: no to utilities producing renewable energy: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Moratorium on new regulations; and review all existing ones: Opposes topic 18
Strongly Favors topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(-5 points on Social scale)
Opposes recreational legalization of marijuana: Strongly Favors topic 19
Drug addiction is an epidemic plaguing our entire country: Favors topic 19
Ramp up border patrol to end drug importation: Favors topic 19
Rated F by NORML, indicating a "hard-on-drugs" stance: Strongly Favors topic 19
Opposes topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Help rural small businesses get Arizonans back to work: Favors topic 20
Repeal laws to stimulate economic growth: Strongly Opposes topic 20
Problem is over-spending; so solution isn't more spending: Strongly Opposes topic 20
State government hiring freeze: Opposes topic 20
Balance budget without raising taxes: Opposes topic 20

Doug Ducey is a Moderate Conservative
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CO: Incumbent Jared Polis(D)
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CT: Incumbent Ned Lamont(D)
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FL: Incumbent Ron DeSantis(R)
vs.U.S.Rep. Val Demings(? D)
vs.Former Gov.Charlie Crist(? D)
GA: Incumbent Brian Kemp(R)
vs.Minority Leader Stacey Abrams(D)
vs.Senate candidate Shane Hazel(L)
HI: Incumbent David Ige(D,term-limited)
vs.State Rep. Andria Tupola(R)
IA: Incumbent Kim Reynolds(R)
vs.U.S.Rep. Cindy Axne(? R)
ID: Incumbent Brad Little(R)
(no prospective opponents yet)
IL: Incumbent J. B. Pritzker(D)
(no prospective opponents yet)
KS: Incumbent Laura Kelly(D)
(no prospective opponents yet)
MA: Incumbent Charlie Baker(R)
vs.Harvard Professor Danielle Allen(D)
vs.State Sen.Ben Downing(D)
MD: Incumbent Larry Hogan(R,term-limited)
vs.State Rep. Robin Ficker(R)
vs.State Rep. Peter Franchot(D)
vs.DNC chair Thomas Perez(D)
vs.RNC chair Michael Steele(? R)
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MN: Incumbent Tim Walz(DFL)
vs.Mayor Mike Murphy(R)
NE: Incumbent Pete Ricketts(R,term-limited)
vs.U.S.Senator Bob Krist(R)
NH: Incumbent Chris Sununu(R)
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NM: Incumbent Michelle Lujan Grisham(D)
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NV: Incumbent Steve Sisolak(D)
vs.A.G.Adam Laxalt(? R)
vs.U.S.Rep. Mark Amodei(? R)
NY: Incumbent Andrew Cuomo(D)
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OH: Incumbent Mike DeWine(R)
vs.Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley(? D)
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vs.State Sen. Ervin Yen(R)
OR: Incumbent Kate Brown(D,term-limited)
vs.Gov. nominee Bud Pierce(R)
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vs.U.S.Rep. Lou Barletta(? R)
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vs.Lt.Gov. Dan McKee(D)
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SC: Incumbent Henry McMaster(R)
vs.State Rep. James Emerson Smith(? D)
vs.U.S.Rep. Joe Cunningham(? R)
SD: Incumbent Kristi Noem(R)
vs.State Rep. Billie Sutton(? D)
TN: Incumbent Bill Lee(R)
vs.Senate nominee Marquita Bradshaw(? D)
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vs.Former Gov. Matt Bevin(? R)
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Abortion
Budget/Economy
Civil Rights
Corporations
Crime
Drugs
Education
Energy/Oil
Environment
Families/Children
Foreign Policy
Free Trade
Govt. Reform
Gun Control
Health Care
Homeland Security
Immigration
Infrastructure/Technology
Jobs
Local Issues
Principles/Values
Social Security
Tax Reform
War/Iraq/Mideast
Welfare/Poverty

 

Page last updated: Feb 26, 2021