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AK: Murkowski(R) vs.Metcalfe(D) vs.Miller(L) vs.Stevens(L) vs.Lamb(R)
AL: Shelby(R) vs.Crumpton(D) vs.Bowman(R)
AR: Boozman(R) vs.Eldridge(D) vs.Gilbert(L)
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CA: Harris(D) vs.Sanchez(D) vs.Chavez(R) vs.Del Beccaro(R) vs.Sundheim(R) vs.Brannon(R)
CO: Bennet(D) vs.Glenn(R) vs.Neville(R) vs.Frazier(R) vs.Keyser(R) vs.Littleton(R)
CT: Blumenthal(D) vs.Carter(R) vs.Orchulli(R) vs.Kudlow(R) vs.Wolf(R) vs.Foley(R)
FL: Rubio(R) vs.Murphy(D) vs.Grayson(D) vs.Keith(D) vs.DeSantis(R) vs.Cantera(R)
GA: Isakson(R) vs.Barksdale(D) vs.Buckley(L) vs.Barrow(D) vs.Grayson(R)
HI: Schatz(D) vs.Carroll(R) vs.Pirkowski(R) vs.Cavasso(R)
IA: Grassley(R) vs.Judge(D) vs.Fiegen(D) vs.Hogg(D) vs.Krause(D)
ID: Crapo(R) vs.Sturgill(D) vs.Pro-Life(C) vs.LaRocco(D)
IL: Kirk(R)
vs.Duckworth(D) vs.Harris(D) vs.Zopp(D)
IN: Bayh(D)
vs.Young(R) vs.Stutzman(R) vs.Hill(D) vs.Holcomb(R) vs.Bosma(R)
KS: Moran(R) vs.Wiesner(D) vs.Orman(I)
KY: Paul(R) vs.Gray(D) vs.Conway(D)
LA: (runoff Dec. 10) Kennedy(D) vs.Campbell(D) vs.Fleming(R) vs.Boustany(R) vs.Maness(R) vs.Cao(R) vs.Clements(L)
MD: Van Hollen(D) vs.Szeliga(R) vs.Flowers(G) vs.Douglas(R) vs.Steele(R)
MO: Blunt(R) vs.Kander(D)
NC: Burr(R) vs.Ross(D) vs.Haugh(L) vs.Brannon(R) vs.Rey(D) vs.Wright(R)
ND: Hoeven(R) vs.Glassheim(D) vs.Marquette(L)
NH: Ayotte(R)
vs. Hassan(D) vs.Rubens(R)
NV: Cortez-Masto(D) vs.Heck(R) vs.Angle(R)
NY: Schumer(D) vs.Long(R)
OH: Portman(R) vs.Strickland(D) vs.Sittenfeld(D)
OK: Lankford(R) vs.Workman(D) vs.Johnson(D)
OR: Wyden(D) vs.Callahan(R) vs.Stine(D)
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Wendy Long on Abortion
Click here for 15 full quotes on Abortion OR background on Abortion.
  • Attempt to save life of child if you must do abortion. (Nov 2016)
  • Don't require churches to offer contraception to employees. (Oct 2012)
  • Pro-life from conception to natural death. (Jun 2012)
  • Endorsed as longtime pro-life leader. (Apr 2012)
  • Conscience exemption: churches need not insure contraception. (Mar 2012)
  • Roe v. Wade was constitutionally flawed legal decision. (Feb 2012)
  • Opposes public abortion funding. (Oct 2012)
  • Supports parental notification for abortions. (Oct 2012)
  • Opposes churches providing birth control. (Oct 2012)
  • Supports additional border infrastructure. (Nov 2016)
  • Opposes public funding for abortion services. (Nov 2016)
  • Supports parental notification for abortions by minors. (Nov 2016)
  • Supports judges who strictly interpret Constitution. (Nov 2016)
  • Supports human life begins at conception. (Nov 2016)
  • Supports defunding Planned Parenthood federally & locally. (Nov 2016)
Wendy Long on Budget & Economy
Click here for 3 full quotes on Budget & Economy OR background on Budget & Economy.
  • High-tax policies have led to a weak recovery. (Sep 2016)
  • Supports a constitutional BBA. (Oct 2012)
  • Supports constitutional amendment for balanced budget. (Nov 2016)
Wendy Long on Civil Rights
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  • Marriage should be between a man and a woman. (Jun 2012)
  • The Democrats cooked up this whole phony "war on women". (Jun 2012)
  • Would never attend a same-sex marriage ceremony. (Jun 2012)
  • Firefighters don't deserve to be victims of racial quotas. (Jun 2009)
  • Supports defining traditional marriage. (Oct 2012)
  • Supports defining marriage as one-man-one-woman. (Nov 2016)
Wendy Long on Corporations
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  • Stimulus spending stimulated corporate cronyism. (Jun 2012)
  • Supports letting businesses disagree with same-sex marriage. (Nov 2016)
Wendy Long on Crime
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  • When churches convert to mosques, poverty & crime follow. (Aug 2016)
Wendy Long on Drugs
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  • Illegal drugs are destroying our people. (Aug 2016)
  • Strongly opposes legalizing marijuana. (Nov 2016)
Wendy Long on Education
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  • Self-interested bureaucracies corrosive on public schools. (Jun 2012)
  • Opposes Common Core as a nationwide academic standard. (Nov 2016)
Wendy Long on Energy & Oil
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  • Develop upstate natural gas via fracking. (Oct 2012)
  • Gas prices double while they focus on algae energy. (Jun 2012)
  • Build Keystone pipeline instead of subsidizing solar panels. (Mar 2012)
  • Keystone Pipeline delays are heavy hand of regulation. (Feb 2012)
  • Supports deregulating domestic oil exploration and drilling. (Nov 2016)
  • Opposes government developing wind and solar energy. (Nov 2016)
Wendy Long on Environment
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  • The EPA has heaped rules upon rules. (Sep 2016)
Wendy Long on Families & Children
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  • Work closest to my heart has been taking care of my family. (Jun 2012)
Wendy Long on Foreign Policy
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  • Supports standing with the nation of israel. (Nov 2016)
  • Strongly opposes Islamic Sharia as threat to the US. (Nov 2016)
Wendy Long on Free Trade
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  • Vote against multilateral trade agreements and treaties. (Aug 2016)
Wendy Long on Government Reform
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  • Self-term limit to two terms; never lobby Congress. (Aug 2016)
  • Supports banning funding of offensive art. (Oct 2012)
Wendy Long on Gun Control
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  • Lifelong shooter and gun owner. (Jun 2012)
  • Opposes restricting the Second Amendment. (Oct 2012)
  • Opposes restrictions on right to bear arms. (Nov 2016)
  • Strongly opposes restrictive gun laws. (Nov 2016)
Wendy Long on Health Care
Click here for 5 full quotes on Health Care OR background on Health Care.
  • Opposes NYC large sugary drink ban. (Oct 2012)
  • ObamaCare damages New York's economy. (Feb 2012)
  • Supports repealing ObamaCare. (Oct 2012)
  • Supports repealing mandated health insurance. (Nov 2016)
  • Supports Congressionally repealing Affordable Care Act. (Nov 2016)
Wendy Long on Homeland Security
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  • Rebuild our military into an overwhelming American force. (Aug 2016)
  • Bush's anti-terror strategy succeeded; no threat to rights. (Nov 2008)
  • Supports banning military gay marriage. (Oct 2012)
  • Supports maintaining a numerically superior nuclear arsenal. (Nov 2016)
Wendy Long on Immigration
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  • Support physical walls, virtual walls, and official English. (Aug 2016)
  • Supports constructing a wall to control our border. (Nov 2016)
  • Supports ban on resettlement of Syrian refugees. (Nov 2016)
Wendy Long on Jobs
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  • Administration has not created jobs in upstate New York. (Oct 2012)
  • Opposes federal wage controls & healthcare role. (Nov 2016)
Wendy Long on Principles & Values
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  • Human nature's propensity for sin necessitates Constitution. (Nov 2016)
  • Conservative work for Judicial Confirmation Network. (Nov 2016)
  • Clerked for Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas. (Mar 2016)
  • OpEd: provides conservative Republican ideological diversity. (Oct 2012)
  • Supports Judeo-Christian framework of morality. (Nov 2016)
  • Supports religious liberty and sees it at risk. (Nov 2016)
Wendy Long on Social Security
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    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Wendy Long on Tax Reform
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  • Unwavering on raising taxes; capital creates jobs. (Jun 2012)
  • Don't ever put tax increases on the table. (Jun 2012)
  • Cut taxes & regulations to let job creators create jobs. (Mar 2012)
  • Supports the Taxpayer Protection Pledge. (Aug 2012)
  • Opposes increasing tax rates. (Oct 2012)
  • Supports eliminating the inheritance tax. (Oct 2012)
  • Opposes increasing income tax rates. (Nov 2016)
  • Supports eliminating the death tax. (Nov 2016)
Wendy Long on Technology
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  • We need to repair America's transportation infrastructure. (Sep 2016)
Wendy Long on War & Peace
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  • Stand with Israel in ensuring Iran does not get nukes. (Oct 2012)
  • No 2014 withdrawal date for troops in Afghanistan. (Oct 2012)
  • Opposes waiting; go after militant Islam abroad. (Nov 2016)
Wendy Long on Welfare & Poverty
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VoteMatch Responses
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VoteMatch Question & Answer
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Based on these stances:
(Click on topic for excerpt & citation)
Strongly Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(-5 points on Social scale)
Attempt to save life of child if you must do abortion: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Don't require churches to offer contraception to employees: Opposes topic 1
Pro-life from conception to natural death: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Endorsed as longtime pro-life leader: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Conscience exemption: churches need not insure contraception: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Roe v. Wade was constitutionally flawed legal decision: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Opposes public abortion funding: Opposes topic 1
Supports parental notification for abortions: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Opposes churches providing birth control: Opposes topic 1
Opposes public funding for abortion services: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Supports parental notification for abortions by minors: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Supports judges who strictly interpret Constitution: Strongly Favors topic 1
Supports human life begins at conception: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Supports defunding Planned Parenthood federally & locally: Strongly Opposes topic 1
Strongly Opposes topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(+5 points on Economic scale)
The Democrats cooked up this whole phony "war on women": Strongly Opposes topic 2
Firefighters don't deserve to be victims of racial quotas: Strongly Opposes topic 2
Strongly Opposes topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(-5 points on Social scale)
Marriage should be between a man and a woman: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Would never attend a same-sex marriage ceremony: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Supports defining traditional marriage: Opposes topic 3
Supports banning military gay marriage: Opposes topic 3
Supports letting businesses disagree with same-sex marriage: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Supports defining marriage as one-man-one-woman: Strongly Opposes topic 3
Strongly Favors topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(-5 points on Social scale)
Human nature's propensity for sin necessitates Constitution: Favors topic 4
Supports banning funding of offensive art: Favors topic 4
Supports Judeo-Christian framework of morality: Strongly Favors topic 4
Supports religious liberty and sees it at risk: Strongly Favors topic 4
Strongly Opposes topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(+5 points on Economic scale)
ObamaCare damages New York's economy: Strongly Opposes topic 5
ObamaCare damages New York's economy: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Supports repealing ObamaCare: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Supports repealing mandated health insurance: Strongly Opposes topic 5
Supports Congressionally repealing Affordable Care Act: Strongly Opposes topic 5
No opinion on topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(0 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Self-interested bureaucracies corrosive on public schools: Favors topic 7
Opposes Common Core as a nationwide academic standard: Strongly Favors topic 7
Strongly Favors topic 8:
Fight EPA regulatory over-reach
(-5 points on Social scale)
The EPA has heaped rules upon rules: Strongly Favors topic 8
Favors topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(-3 points on Social scale)
When churches convert to mosques, poverty & crime follow: Favors topic 9
Strongly Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Lifelong shooter and gun owner: Strongly Favors topic 10
Opposes restricting the Second Amendment: Favors topic 10
Opposes restrictions on right to bear arms: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly opposes restrictive gun laws: Strongly Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
High-tax policies have led to a weak recovery: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Stimulus spending stimulated corporate cronyism: Favors topic 11
Unwavering on raising taxes; capital creates jobs: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Don't ever put tax increases on the table: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Cut taxes & regulations to let job creators create jobs: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Supports the Taxpayer Protection Pledge: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Opposes increasing tax rates: Opposes topic 11
Supports eliminating the inheritance tax: Opposes topic 11
Opposes increasing income tax rates: Opposes topic 11
Supports eliminating the death tax: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Opposes topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(-3 points on Social scale)
Support physical walls, virtual walls, and official English: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Supports additional border infrastructure: Strongly Favors topic 12
Supports constructing a wall to control our border: Strongly Opposes topic 12
Strongly Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Vote against multilateral trade agreements and treaties: Strongly Opposes topic 13
Strongly Favors topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Supports standing with the nation of israel: Favors topic 14
Supports ban on resettlement of Syrian refugees: Strongly Favors topic 14
Strongly Favors topic 15:
Expand the military
(-5 points on Social scale)
Rebuild our military into an overwhelming American force: Strongly Favors topic 15
Supports maintaining a numerically superior nuclear arsenal: Strongly Favors topic 15
No opinion on topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
(0 points on Social scale)
Self-term limit to two terms; never lobby Congress: Strongly Favors topic 16
Strongly opposes voting without photo id: Strongly Opposes topic 16
Strongly Opposes topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
(-5 points on Social scale)
Stand with Israel in ensuring Iran does not get nukes: Opposes topic 17
No 2014 withdrawal date for troops in Afghanistan: Strongly Opposes topic 17
Strongly opposes Islamic Sharia as threat to the US: Strongly Opposes topic 17
Opposes waiting; go after militant Islam abroad: Strongly Opposes topic 17
Strongly Opposes topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(+5 points on Economic scale)
Develop upstate natural gas via fracking: Favors topic 18
Gas prices double while they focus on algae energy: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Build Keystone pipeline instead of subsidizing solar panels: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Keystone Pipeline delays are heavy hand of regulation: Opposes topic 18
Supports deregulating domestic oil exploration and drilling: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Opposes government developing wind and solar energy: Strongly Opposes topic 18
Strongly Favors topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(-5 points on Social scale)
Illegal drugs are destroying our people: Strongly Favors topic 19
Strongly opposes legalizing marijuana: Strongly Favors topic 19
No opinion on topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(0 points on Economic scale)
We need to repair America's transportation infrastructure: Favors topic 20
Cut taxes & regulations to let job creators create jobs: Strongly Opposes topic 20
Supports constitutional amendment for balanced budget: Favors topic 20

Wendy Long is a Hard-Core Conservative.
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