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18PVS-7 on Aug 1, 2018

Political Group Survey: the PVS survey question on education standards
Source: PVS Survey
Project Vote Smart inferred whether candidates agree or disagree with the statement, 'Education: Do you support requiring states to adopt federal education standards?' PVS self-description: "The Political Courage Test provides voters with positions on key issues. Historically, candidates have failed to complete our test due to the advice they receive from their advisors and out of fear of negative attack ads." Also see the related Christian Coalition question on vouchers and on the 2016 AFA question on Common Core.

    Participating counts on VoteMatch question 7. Question 7: Vouchers for school choice Scores: -2=Strongly oppose; -1=Oppose; 0=neutral; 1=Support; 2=Strongly support.
  • Topic: Education
  • Headline: PVS:Federal education standards in all states (Score: -2)
  • Headline 2: PVS:States decide standards, not federal government (Score: 1)

    Participating counts on AmericansElect question 6.
  • Headline: PVS:Federal education standards in all states (Answer: D)
  • Headline 2: PVS:States decide standards, not federal government (Answer: B)
  • AmericansElect Quiz Question 6 on Education: When you think about education in the US, which of the following is closest to your opinion?
    • A: School curriculums should be set entirely at a local school board level
    • B: School curriculums should be set more by local school boards than at a national level
    • C: School curriculums should be set more by national standards than at a local level
    • D: School curriculums should be set entirely at a national standardized level
    • E: Unsure

  • Key for participation codes:
  • Sponsorships: p=sponsored; o=co-sponsored; s=signed
  • Memberships: c=chair; m=member; e=endorsed; f=profiled; s=scored
  • Resolutions: i=introduced; w=wrote; a=adopted
  • Cases: w=wrote; j=joined; d=dissented; c=concurred
  • Surveys: '+' supports; '-' opposes.

Democrats participating in 18PVS-7

Anthony Brindisi s1+New York Democrat 
Ed Case s1+Hawaii Democrat 
Sean Casten s1+Illinois Democrat 
Gil Cisneros s1+California Democrat 
Joe Cunningham s1+South Carolina Democrat 
Sharice Davids s1+Kansas Democrat 
Antonio Delgado s1+New York Democrat 
Veronica Escobar s1+Texas Democrat 
Chuy Garcia s1+Illinois Democrat 
Sylvia Garcia s1+Texas Democrat 
Jared Golden s1+Maine Democrat 
Jimmy Gomez s1+California Democrat 
Deb Haaland s2-New Mexico Democrat 
Jahana Hayes s1+Connecticut Democrat 
Katie Hill s1+California Democrat 
Kendra Horn s1+Oklahoma Democrat 
Chrissy Houlahan s1+Pennsylvania Democrat 
Andy Kim s1+New Jersey Democrat 
Andy Levin s2-Michigan Democrat 
Mike Levin s1+California Democrat 
Elaine Luria s1+Virginia Democrat 
Dan McCready s1+North Carolina Democrat 
Ilhan Omar s1+Minnesota Democrat 
Chris Pappas s1+New Hampshire Democrat 
Dean Phillips s1+Minnesota Democrat 
Katie Porter s1+California Democrat 
Abigail Spanberger s1+Virginia Democrat 
Rashida Tlaib s1+Michigan Democrat 
Lori Trahan s1+Massachusetts Democrat 
David Trone s1+Maryland Democrat 
Lauren Underwood s1+Illinois Democrat 

Republicans participating in 18PVS-7

Kelly Armstrong s2-North Dakota Republican 
Jim Baird s2-Indiana Republican 
Ben Cline s2-Virginia Republican 
Michael Cloud s2-Texas Republican 
Dan Crenshaw s2-Texas Republican 
Mark E. Green s2-Tennessee Republican 
Russ Fulcher s2-ID Republican 
Greg Gianforte s2-Montana Republican 
Anthony Gonzalez s2-Ohio Republican 
Lance Gooden s2-Texas Republican 
Dusty Johnson s2-South Dakota Republican 
Young Kim s2-California Republican 
Debbie Lesko s2-Arizona Republican 
Carol Miller s1+West Virginia Republican 
Ralph Norman s2-South Carolina Republican 
John Rose s2-Tennessee Republican 
Chip Roy s2-Texas Republican 
Lloyd Smucker s2-Pennsylvania Republican 
Ross Spano s2-Florida Republican 
Bryan Steil s2-Wisconsin Republican 
Van Taylor s2-Texas Republican 
William Timmons s2-South Carolina Republican 
Michael Waltz s2-Florida Republican 
Steve Watkins s2-Kansas Republican 
Rob Woodall s2-Georgia Republican 
Ron Wright s2-Texas Republican 

Independents participating in 18PVS-7

Total recorded by OnTheIssues:

Democrats: 31
Republicans: 26
Independents: 0

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